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March 4, 1999
BOSTON, Mass. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State of Maine have partnered to provide funding totaling $417,964 to make possible for Freeport, Maine to undertake the Old...
Region I
March 3, 1999
» Director Witt's complete opening statement WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Yesterday, FEMA Director James Lee Witt visited Capitol Hill to discuss the agency's the FY2000 budget request. He appeared...
March 3, 1999
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Powerful Pacific storms have soaked rivers and river basins to overflow, saturated mudslide-prone hillsides, and stuffed snow packs to record-breaking levels. It's not over yet,...
Region X
March 2, 1999
» For complete FEMA coverage of winter storms WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Weather Service (NWS) reports a powerful Pacific storm is approaching the West coast. Gusty winds are expected to...
March 2, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal funds have been made available by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help Texas battle the uncontrolled Fischer fire located in Comal County. FEMA...
Texas
March 1, 1999
» For complete FEMA coverage of winter storms WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Weather Service (NWS) reports high winds and tornadoes swept across the Midwest Saturday, Feb. 27. Winds gusting up...
March 1, 1999
This monthly update is produced in an effort to keep hazardous materials program personnel up to date in the areas of exercises, training, and planning. If you have a contribution or wish other...
Region X
March 1, 1999
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Killer tornadoes roared through Kissimmee, Fla., beginning this time last year, leading a parade of storms through 53 southeastern counties in six states and leaving a grim wake of...
Region IV
March 1, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- March 1, 1999 Following the presidential disaster declaration of Jan. 23, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will provide funding for projects to reduce risk from...
Arkansas
February 26, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Nor'easter responsible for bringing more than a foot of snow to parts of New England has moved northeast into Maine and is expected to travel offshore later today....

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