- Official: $2M in chemical spill costs reimbursable Updated: Apr-16-14 4:23 pm
- Emergency managers challenged to educate public Updated: Apr-16-14 2:42 pm
- Schumer urges FEMA to OK $6.7M for Troy seawall Updated: Apr-15-14 2:17 pm
- A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials Updated: Apr-14-14 9:04 am
- Indiana appealing FEMA denial of storm assistance Updated: Apr-10-14 4:02 am
- Arbitration set in Livingston case against FEMA Updated: Apr-09-14 9:38 am
- FEMA releases document on flood policy changes Updated: Apr-08-14 6:19 am
- FEMA, state open 3 aid centers for Wash. mudslide Updated: Apr-08-14 12:02 am
- Bill Clinton: Witt would bring clout to Washington Updated: Apr-05-14 9:10 pm
- Grants awarded in NJ community to elevate homes Updated: Apr-04-14 3:37 pm
- FEMA, Homeland Security leaders to visit Oso Updated: Apr-04-14 2:02 pm
- Audits question Rogers County expenditures Updated: Apr-04-14 10:07 am
- Audits say Rogers County district overcharged FEMA Updated: Apr-03-14 4:20 pm
- FEMA forgives Picayune post-Katrina loan Updated: Apr-03-14 4:32 am
- Slow flood insurance relief pains SD landlord Updated: Apr-02-14 6:27 pm
- Cochran: Nearly $1.6M to fix Gulfport piers Updated: Apr-02-14 5:23 am
- FEMA to evaluate March flooding in Montana Updated: Mar-29-14 5:50 pm
- FEMA offers $2M to settle with Water Works agency Updated: Mar-25-14 8:46 pm
- Higher flood insurance costs coming to Nevada Updated: Mar-24-14 3:57 pm
- Flood insurance still on the rise despite new law Updated: Mar-24-14 8:25 am
- Flood insurance worries hit Oregon high desert Updated: Mar-24-14 3:10 am
- Illinois city gets $2.7M to demolish homes Updated: Mar-22-14 4:05 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Public agencies and nonprofits that helped after a Jan. 9 chemical leak into the water supply could receive $2 million in reimbursements for their emergency work, a West Virginia homeland security official said.
ORLANDO, Florida - Two of the country's top disaster experts have challenged emergency managers and forecasters from Texas to Maine to help educate coastal residents and developers about hurricane hazards.
ALBANY, New York - Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the Federal Emergency Management Agency to approve $6.7 million for repairs to the city of Troy's seawall.
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INDIANAPOLIS - Gov. Mike Pence is appealing the Federal Emergency Management Agency's denial of Indiana's request for a major disaster declaration due to the winter storm that dumped a foot or more of snow on parts of the state and plunged it into subzero temperatures.
LIVINGSTON, Louisiana - Livingston Parish officials have a date with a three-judge panel that will hear the parish's arbitration case against FEMA for $59 million in unpaid cleanup costs from Hurricane Gustav.
PIERRE, South Dakota - The Federal Emergency Management Agency has released updated guidelines on a new law to lessen the blow of flood insurance premium hikes.
ARLINGTON, Washington - A Federal Emergency Management Agency spokesman says three disaster relief centers have opened in Snohomish County to provide "one-stop shopping" for those affected by the March 22 Oso mudslide.
HOT SPRINGS, Arkansas - Former President Bill Clinton returned to his home state on Saturday to stump for his former Federal Emergency Management Agency head's congressional bid, praising James Lee Witt as someone who could go to Washington with bipartisan respect from his work responding to natural disasters.
BRIGANTINE, New Jersey - A low-lying barrier island community north of Atlantic City is the first to be awarded state aid since Superstorm Sandy to help residents elevate their homes.
WASHINGTON - The Federal Emergency Management Agency administrator and Department of Homeland Security secretary plan to visit the Oso mudslide on Sunday.
CLAREMORE, Oklahoma - State audits have identified more than $5.5 million in questionable costs in Rogers County, including an allegedly fraudulent invoice for $36,000 that was submitted to the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
CLAREMORE, Oklahoma - Two state audits say that one commissioner's district in Rogers County overbilled the Federal Emergency Management Agency by $250,000 and submitted a false invoice for $36,000.
PICAYUNE, Mississippi - The remainder of a $3.2 million loan approved for the city of Picayune after Hurricane Katrina in 2005 has been forgiven by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
PIERRE, South Dakota - Despite the passage of a federal policy to ease spikes in flood insurance rates, implementation lag time is leaving at least one South Dakotan in a lurch.
JACKSON, Mississippi - The city of Gulfport is getting nearly $1.6 million to repair piers and jetties damaged by Hurricane Isaac in 2012 - work that U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran says has been languishing because of bureaucratic environmental hurdles.
HELENA, Montana - Federal Emergency Management Agency teams are arriving in Montana to begin assessing damage from flooding.
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Des Moines Water Works board on Tuesday approved a settlement offer of more than $2 million from the federal government to resolve a lawsuit over flood repair funding approved by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and later withdrawn.
RENO, Nevada - Washoe County emergency manager Aaron Kenneston has known since Hurricane Katrina slammed into New Orleans and Superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc on the East Coast that Nevada homeowners and businesses eventually would face higher premiums for federal flood insurance.
JERSEY SHORE, Pennsylvania - This small, central Pennsylvania river town doesn't have beach homes or boardwalks, but it shares more than a name with the famous stretch of New Jersey coastline 250 miles to the east.
PORTLAND, Oregon - A Ford dealership in the high desert of southeast Oregon is an unlikely place to find dismay with FEMA flood insurance policies.
DES PLAINES, Illinois - A suburban Chicago community is receiving $2.7 million in federal funds to tear down homes in a flood plain and replace them with open space.