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July 20, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Buckshot Fire burning in Grant County, Washington. FEMA...
July 19, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Garner Complex consisting of the Taylor, Pleasant Creek...
July 19, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Substation Fire burning in Sherman and Wasco counties,...
July 18, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Upriver Beacon Fire burning approximately 5 miles...
July 10, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Ryegrass Coulee Fire in Kittitas County, Washington. ...
June 26, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – The Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe will receive $2.2 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for construction of a vertical evacuation shelter for protecting the...
June 22, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Graham Fire in Jefferson County, Oregon. FEMA Region 10...
May 31, 2018
TAHOLAH, Wash. – How would the Quinault Indian Nation respond to a major tsunami that devastated Washington’s coastal communities and prevented outside help from getting to the tribe immediately?This...
March 26, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. - In 2015 a Pulitzer Prize-winning New Yorker article, “The Really Big One,” brought the Cascadia Subduction Zone and a potential devastating 9.0 magnitude earthquake and subsequent...
March 23, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – Department of Natural Resources, State of Alaska Division of Forestry will receive $3.1 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for wildfire suppression and...
March 23, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – Eugene Water and Electric Board (EWEB) will receive $1.3 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for hazard mitigation measures taken to reframe 4.28 miles of...
March 19, 2018
BOTHELL, Wash. – Walk through the charming town of Port Townsend, and you likely won’t notice some critical safety enhancements now in place to help protect visitors and residents during an...
March 13, 2018
Each $1 spent on mitigation can save $6 on disaster recovery.Boise, Idaho – For years, when heavy or even moderate rainfall happened in the City of Blackfoot, Idaho, it wasn’t unusual to have chronic...
December 12, 2017
BOTHELL, Wash. – Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Brock Long swore in Mike O’Hare as the new Regional Administrator (RA) for FEMA Region 10 on Monday.“I am pleased to be...
September 27, 2017
SEATTLE– The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that Cindi Barker has been selected as one of the 11 Individual and Community Preparedness Award recipients from around the...
September 5, 2017
SEATTLE – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Jolly Mountain Fire burning in Kittitas County, Washington.The...
September 5, 2017
SEATTLE – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Eagle Creek Fire burning in Hood River and Multonomah counties...
August 21, 2017
SEATTLE – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Chetco Bar Fire burning in Curry County, Oregon.The FEMA...
August 17, 2017
SEATTLE - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Milli 0843 CS Fire in Deschutes County, Oregon.FEMA Acting...
August 4, 2017
SEATTLE - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Pipeline Fire in Klamath County, Oregon.FEMA Acting Regional...