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August 16, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Residents in six Missouri counties are now eligible for federal Individual Assistance programs offered through the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Anyone in those counties who...
August 16, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A host of volunteer efforts are putting backpacks on Joplin students' shoulders, pencils in their hands and smiles on their faces as they go back to school. The new school facilities...
August 16, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Less than two weeks remain for homeowners, renters, and business owners who suffered damage as a result of the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding and live in one of 25 Missouri...
August 15, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- As the opening day of the 2011-2012 school year quickly approaches, families who lost homes to the May tornado look forward to that normal routine as they settle into temporary homes...
August 15, 2011
Columbia, Mo. -- Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be in Joplin two additional weeks to offer free rebuilding information and answer questions about how to...
August 13, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- As the beginning of the school year in Joplin approaches, the Federal Emergency Agency (FEMA) encourages everyone to take simple steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes,...
August 12, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the state of Missouri to supplement...
August 12, 2011
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for Nebraska. Assistance for...
August 12, 2011
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for Missouri. Assistance for...
August 12, 2011
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Temporary athletic fields are being constructed as part of a federally funded mission assignment to help the Joplin Schools recover after an EF5 tornado. The Federal Emergency...
August 12, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to Nebraska and ordered federal aid to...
August 12, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the state of Nebraska to supplement...
August 12, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Survivors of the recent severe storms, flooding and tornadoes that struck Missouri between April 19 and June 6, 2011, have just two weeks left to register for disaster assistance...
August 12, 2011
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for Nebraska. Assistance for...
August 11, 2011
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Students of Joplin schools will resume classes next week, many of them in temporary modular classrooms provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). School begins Aug. 17...
August 10, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Only $6,708 of simple design improvements made in 2008 to a retaining wall in Ellington, MO saved the town from damage after even heavier flooding this summer. In 2008, heavy storms...
August 10, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Additional opportunities to register for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be provided by the Area Agency on Aging (AAA) and FEMA at the AAA office...
August 3, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. – After serving New Madrid County for 71 days (in two segments) and seeing 1,160 applicants, the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Morehouse will close its doors Saturday, Aug. 6, 2011...
August 2, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Because the safety of families is of utmost concern to the Federal Emergency Agency (FEMA), safe rooms will be installed in the mobile home communities before survivors move into the...
July 29, 2011
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to Kansas and ordered federal aid to...

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