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May 15, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Individuals affected by the May 3-5 tornadoes, severe storms and flooding can get timely disaster recovery information and answers to important questions regarding disaster...
Oklahoma
May 15, 1999
WICHITA, Kan. -- On May 14, 1999, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) approved a request by the Kansas Division of Emergency Management (KDEM), on behalf of Governor Bill Graves, for...
Kansas
May 14, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- Residents and business owners in Red River County affected by the May 4 severe storms and tornadoes are now eligible for disaster assistance, announced federal and state recovery...
Texas
May 14, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- The American Red Cross, Salvation Army, Southern Baptist Convention, the United Methodist Church and other voluntary organizations have been on hand to help tornado victims in...
Texas
May 14, 1999
WICHITA, Kan. -- Having a safe room built into your house can help you protect yourself and your family from injury or death caused by the dangerous forces of extreme winds. Emergency response...
Kansas
May 14, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- Bowie County has been made eligible for full Public Assistance programs, announced the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Texas Division of Emergency Management....
Texas
May 14, 1999
ST LOUIS, Mo. -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are coordinating disaster assistance to five Missouri counties following the severe storms and flooding in storm systems that hit...
Missouri
May 14, 1999
Yuma, Ariz. -- While the El Ni?o storms last winter brought flooding to other parts of the United States, Yuma, Arizona experienced very little damage because the city had the foresight to prepare...
Region IX
May 14, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In the face of the massive devastation from the tornadoes in Oklahoma and Kansas, FEMA has deployed a BPAT to study the performance of buildings and other structures. The team...
May 13, 1999
» Photos WASHINGTON, D.C. -- What once was a haven for over 500 students and staff, is now only a memory and mounds of debris. When a tornado touched down in this Eastern Texas community on May 4,...
Texas

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