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November 4, 2017
Renville, Redwood counties receive state disaster relief for October floods
November 4, 2017 - 11:31am
September 2, 2017
President Donald Trump descends from Air Force One alongside first lady Melania Trump, at Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base in Houston, Sept. 2, 2017. Trump will meet with state officials, lawmakers and other individuals impacted by Hurricane Harvey. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
President Trump arrives in Houston to meet with Hurricane Harvey survivors
September 2, 2017 - 12:07pm
August 3, 2017
U.S. Reps. Rick Nolan, left, and Tim Walz of Minnesota talk Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, during a U.S. House Agriculture Committee listeniing session at Farmfest. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'A safety net for rural America': Minn., N.D. reps hear from farmers on aid, new farm bill
August 3, 2017 - 7:42pm
October 19, 2016
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune Governor Mark Dayton approved state disaster assistance for Renville County, to help pay for damages caused by the rains and flooding in August. Many areas in Olivia were effected by the floods including the Meadowcrest Estates trailer park and surrounding streets.
Dayton approves state disaster relief for Renville County
October 19, 2016 - 4:51pm
October 4, 2016
State grants storm aid in northern Minnesota
October 4, 2016 - 8:26pm
September 29, 2016
Flood recovery funds available through USDA
September 29, 2016 - 7:29am
September 7, 2016
Carolyn Lange / Tribune file photo

Crews work July 18 to replace broken power lines on the east side of Granite Falls after a severe storm July 16 took out power to the entire town. Disaster aid will be on its way to Chippewa and Yellow Medicine counties and the Upper Sioux Community for storm damage to public utilities.
Disaster aid coming to Chippewa, Yellow Medicine counties and Upper Sioux
September 7, 2016 - 7:55pm
August 23, 2016
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards (L) shakes hands with U.S. President Barack Obama after his remarks following a tour of a flood-affected neighborhood in Zachary, Louisiana, U.S., August 23, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernstplay button
President Barack Obama tours Louisiana promises support
August 23, 2016 - 7:45pm
April 12, 2016
Minnesota House plan would move $2 million in bird flu money to disaster fund
April 12, 2016 - 11:30pm
May 10, 2015
The Zion Lutheran Church is pictured after Sunday's tornado that hit Delmont, S.D. (Marcus Traxler/Forum News Service)
Residents evacuating from Delmont, S.D., after widespread tornado damage
May 10, 2015 - 4:24pm
January 23, 2015
Minnesota disaster relief passes Senate, 65-0
January 23, 2015 - 10:56pm
8 Minnesota counties declared disaster areas
July 23, 2014 - 12:16am
July 9, 2014
A portion of a Chippewa County farm field near Granite Falls is flooded June 19 after heavy rains fell. Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is seeking a presidential disaster declaration for counties with flood damage. Chippewa County and Renville County in western Minnesota are among the counties that have reported significant damage. (Tribune file photo by Susan Lunneborg)
Dayton seeks presidential disaster declaration
July 9, 2014 - 11:23pm
July 1, 2014
State Emergency Management Director Kris Eide, right, and Gov. Mark Dayton brief Minnesota reporters Tuesday on flooding that has affected about half of the state’s counties. They said that they expect federal financial aid to state agencies and local governments. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota federal flood disaster likely, but homeowners in question
July 1, 2014 - 11:02pm
Representatives from the city of Beaver Creek meet Tuesday morning with Federal Emergency Management Agency officials at the Rock County Law Enforcement Center in Luverne. Pictured are Beaver Creek Mayor Carolyn DeBoer, from left, City Clerk Jane Blank and Highway Maintenance Supervisor Lloyd DeBoer seated across from FEMA officials Bob Lynn and Don Halgeson. (Forum News Service photo by Julie Buntjer/Worthington Daily Globe)
FEMA begins to tally damage in southwestern Minn. counties
July 1, 2014 - 11:00pm