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September 7, 2000
BOISE, Idaho -- Teams from the state of Idaho, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration will be touring areas of Idaho on Friday to conduct preliminary...
September 5, 2000
BOISE, Idaho -- In response to the recent federally-declared disaster, state and federal officials worked throughout the weekend to begin the process of helping Idaho residents and businesses who...
September 5, 2000
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today authorized the use of federal funds to help Washington State battle the uncontrolled Mule Dry fire burning in the counties of...
September 1, 2000
Washington, DC -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available for Idaho to help families and businesses recover from...
August 24, 2000
A joint Pierce-King county study aimed at preventing Tacoma-SEATTLE, Wash. transportation corridor earthquake damage has been selected for national and state awards. The Pierce-King County Project...
August 23, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Hundreds of geoscientists, engineers, insurance regulators, developers and emergency managers will converge on SEATTLE, Wash. to take part in the first National Earthquake Risk...
August 23, 2000
BOISE, Idaho -- Following Governor Dirk Kempthorne's visit with medical and public officials in the cities of Salmon and Challis, the Governor and State Bureau of Disaster Services (BDS) are...
August 21, 2000
HERMISTON, Ore. -- Certain Umatilla and Morrow county residents have a matter of days to make arrangements to receive a free Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Tone Alert Radio before...
August 11, 2000
BREMERTON, Wash. -- By the end of this month, three teams of local high school students will begin verifying thousands of Kitsap County street addresses to help rectify existing County Parcel Maps....
July 28, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Fire season has barely begun and firefighters have already engaged hundreds of fires across the West, in what may become one of the worst fire seasons in history. With long-range...
July 25, 2000
Washington, D.C. -- Federal funds have been made available by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help Washington State battle the uncontrolled Rocky Hull fire located in Okanogan County....
July 21, 2000
EUGENE, Ore. -- Lane County and the unincorporated city of Mapleton will be entering this year's flood season with high hopes and higher homes, thanks to a Federal Emergency Management Agency Hazard...
July 20, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Blue sky and summer heat warn of increased wildfire risk here in the Pacific Northwest, particularly in Idaho, eastern Oregon and eastern Washington. But according to FEMA Deputy...
July 14, 2000
RENTON, Wash. -- Renton property owners already enjoy reduced flood insurance premiums, and thanks to their city's participation in the National Flood Insurance Program voluntary Community Rating...
July 13, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Boardman residences and businesses will begin receiving FREE Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Tone Alert Radio this week. Distributors from Radio Service Company...
July 12, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The first National Earthquake Risk Management Conference will be held in SEATTLE, Wash. at the SeaTac DoubleTree Hotel, September 17-22, 2000. Sponsored by the Western States...
June 29, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal funds have been made available by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help Washington State battle the uncontrolled Hanford fire located in Benton County....
June 29, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Glorious weather throughout the Pacific Northwest may herald clear skies and balmy weather for Fourth of July observances. But however the weather turns, the U.S. Fire...
June 27, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- If you live in the cities of Hermiston or Umatilla and haven't received your FREE Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program Tone Alert Radio, you may need to call and...
June 22, 2000
SALEM, Ore. -- Governor John A. Kitzhaber has proclaimed June 24-25, 2000 as Amateur Radio Days, recognizing the contributions of over 1000 Oregon members of the Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES...

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