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1 hr ago | Daily Camera

10 months after flood, running water returns to Jamestown

Chris Chavez of Duran Excavating walks past the scene of construction in Jamestown on Thursday.


Related Topix: US News

2 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Sheriff: 300 homes burned in Washington wildfire

This Thursday, July 24, 2014 aerial photo shows burned areas around the town of Pateros, Wash., next to the Columbia River.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Washington, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Pateros, WA, Twisp, WA

5 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

Virginia Beach says storm cleanup budget is on target as height of hurricane season approaches

The City of Virginia Beach has had quite a year so far. From a tornado that ripped through the Oceanfront and a brush from Hurricane Arthur to flooding rain and snow that would not stop falling - weather events that have all come with a price tag.


Related Topix: Virginia Beach, VA, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, US News

7 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Governor Cuomo Announces $5 Million in Grant Awards for Historic...

The funding will be used to assess, renovate and protect the landmarks so that they can be appreciated by future generations.


Related Topix: Weather, US News, Hurricane, Hurricane Sandy, Natural Disasters

12 hrs ago | Courier News

What's happening in Central Jersey: July 26 and laterWhat's happening ...

What's happening in Central Jersey: July 26 and later News from Bridgewater, Monroe, Old Bridge, Plainsboro, Somerville and Central Jersey.


Related Topix: Somerville, NJ, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, US News, Robert Menendez, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, US Senate, Somerset County, NJ

16 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

Solar project at old landfill falls through3:13 am

The plug has been pulled on plans for a solar farm at the former Mount Airy landfill on City View Drive.


Related Topix: Mount Airy, NC, US News, Natural Disasters, Flood

20 hrs ago | WALA

Baldwin County Commission

The Baldwin County Commissioners are trying to come up with enough money for the 2015 fiscal year budget to pay for millions of dollars in flood repairs to roads.


Related Topix: US News

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Federal disaster declaration approved for June storms

Posted By: KLKN Newsroom Gov. Dave Heineman was notified that his request for a federal disaster declaration for Public Assistance in 12 counties was approved by President Barack Obama as a result of wide spread storm damage the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred June 14-21.


Related Topix: US Governors, Dave Heineman, Weather, US News

Asbury Park Press

Englishtown Fire Department to receive $50,000 grantEnglishtown Fire...

Englishtown Fire Department to receive $50,000 grant Englishtown Fire Department is set to receive $50,000 in grant funds.


Related Topix: Englishtown, NJ, Fire, Robert Menendez, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Gov's office shifts statement on immigrant housing at Maxwell AFB

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley's office is shifting its statements regarding the housing of immigrant children at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery after earlier confirming the installation would be used.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Martha Roby, Robert Bentley, US Governors, US Military, US Air Force, Maxwell Air Force Base, Gunter Air Force Base

Loudoun Times

First residential helipad coming to western Loudoun?

The CEO of Sterling-based JK Moving Services has submitted a special exception application for permission to build a helipad on his 540-acre Egypt Farm in Purcellville.


Related Topix: Sterling, VA, Purcellville, VA, Loudoun County, VA, Bluemont, VA, US News

Bush-area fire department gets $294,500 federal grant for vehicle purchase

St. Tammany Parish's 9th Fire Protection District , which covers the Bush area, will receive a $294,500 grant to buy a new vehicle, U.S. Sen. David Vitter announced Wednesday .


Related Topix: Bush, LA, Fire, US Politics, David Vitter, US News, US Senate, Republican

Despite damage to roads, FEMA is not an option in Winchester

"As of yet, there is no funding. There is not going to be any FEMA funds. We're on our own right now," Walker said.


Related Topix: US News, Winchester, NH

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

Deputies searching for man after attempted child luring in Post Falls

Deputies said the enticing attempt happened around 4 p.m. Tuesday in Post Falls.


Related Topix: Post Falls, ID, Kootenai County, ID, Fire, US News

Obama Declares Emergency As Huge Fires Burn In Washington State

A burned-out car sits in front of a ruined house in this photo taken Sunday near Pateros, Washington.


Related Topix: Pateros, WA, Weather, Fire, US News

FEMA administrator says just because a home never flooded...

Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Craig Fugate told senators Wednesday that Congress still must address the long-term financial stability of the National Flood Insurance Program.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat

Sys-Con Media

Realtors(R) Commend FEMA for Effective Implementation of Flood Insurance Reforms

There are additional steps that need to be taken, however, to fully address remaining issues.


Related Topix: US News, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau

FEMA green-lights Jackson Community Center safe-room funding

Southeast Missourian The Jackson Community Center is one step closer to becoming a reality.


Related Topix: US News

KHQ-TV Spokane

$126,000 raised so far! Your contribution is needed for fire victims

KHQ.COM - People across the Northwest have shown their desire to help those affected by the Carlton Complex fire burning in Okanogan County.


Related Topix: Fire, Okanogan County, WA, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, US News


FEMA gets Keys input into new flood maps used to set insurance premiums

Upper Keys residents and federal engineers look over new topographic maps of the Florida Keys Monday in Key Largo as part of a study to create highly detailed flood-insurance maps.


Related Topix: US News, Key Largo, FL