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September 2, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Four months ago, the city of Morehouse, Mo., was swamped by floodwaters and remained submerged for 10 days, sustaining water damage in almost two-thirds of its residences. Now the...
September 2, 2011
LINCOLN, Neb. -- More than $500,000 in federal disaster assistance has been approved for Nebraskans since President Obama issued a major disaster declaration for flooding between May 24 and August 1...
September 2, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Missouri Southern State University (MSSU) has worked hard to aid Joplin community rebuilding efforts. Although the campus suffered no damage from the storm, MSSU quickly extended its...
August 31, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Missourians affected by the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding have received $77,492,777 in approved disaster grants and loans, according to the Federal Emergency Management...
August 31, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Disaster officials caution survivors of the recent flooding to be on the lookout for scam artists pretending to be employed by The Federal Emergency Management Agency or another...
August 31, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Missourians who live or work in the six counties under the state's Aug. 12, 2011, presidential disaster declaration may be eligible for unemployment insurance benefits under the...
August 31, 2011
LINCOLN, Neb. -- While many Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) administrative operations will be temporarily suspended in observance of Labor Day, survivors may register for disaster aid...
August 30, 2011
LINCOLN, Neb. -- A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) operated by the state of Nebraska, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), is scheduled to...
August 30, 2011
LINCOLN, Neb. -- If the severe flooding in parts of Nebraska this summer affected your ability to work, you may be eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA). To qualify, you must have...
August 30, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the state of Missouri announced today the closing of the Disaster Recovery Center at 1106 Main St., Lexington, Mo., at 6 p.m. on Friday,...
August 30, 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 Iowa. Assistance for the...
August 30, 2011
LINCOLN, Neb. -- To get the federal disaster assistance process started, remember these important steps: register promptly, and be sure to complete and send in that SBA packet -- even if you have...
August 30, 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 Iowa and ordered federal aid to...
August 29, 2011
LINCOLN, Neb. -- A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) operated by the state of Nebraska, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), is scheduled to...
August 29, 2011
LINCOLN, Neb. -- A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) operated by the state of Nebraska, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), is scheduled to...
August 26, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The three Disaster Recovery Centers in Buchanan, Holt and Lafayette counties will be closed Saturday, Sept. 3 through Monday, Sept. 5, 2011, in observance of Labor Day. Specialists...
August 26, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today it will open a Disaster Recovery Center in Buchanan County on Monday, Aug. 29, 2011, to help survivors of the recent flooding...
August 26, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Federal recovery assistance will be available after the Disaster Recovery Center operated by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the state of Missouri in Joplin closes Sept....
August 26, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Inspectors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency are contacting applicants in disaster-designated counties whose primary home sustained damage from the recent flooding in...
August 26, 2011
LINCOLN, Neb. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) announced that two more Nebraska counties, Dundy and Logan, are eligible to receive...

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