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October 6, 2017
The USNS Comfort, a hospital ship, at the San Juan Cruise Port in Puerto Rico, Oct. 3, 2017. Puerto Rico’s official death toll from Hurricane Maria more than doubled from 16 to 34 two weeks after the storm as a result of a full accounting intended to add up the piecemeal reports from around the island, Gov. Ricardo Rosselló of Puerto Rico said Oct. 4. (Erika P. Rodriguez/The New York Times. Copyright 2017, The New York Times.)
FEMA removes statistics about drinking water access and electricity in Puerto Rico from website
October 6, 2017 - 7:13am
August 25, 2017
Graphic via the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration / National Hurricane Center at
Hurricane Harvey now Category 4 as it nears Texas coast
August 25, 2017 - 8:39pm
February 1, 2017
Flood waters filled the streets in St. Marks, Fla. on Sept. 2 after hurricane Hermine passed through. Joe Rondone/Tallahassee Democrat via USA TODAY NETWORK
Group calls for U.S. flood insurance revamp as program deadline nears
February 1, 2017 - 9:59am
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
March 19, 2013
Kandiyohi County Zoning Administrator Gary Geer looks Tuesday at new county flood zone maps proposed by FEMA and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The maps are valuable tools that provide property owners, local governments, emergency managers, building inspectors, real estate agents and developers with vital information about flood risk, flood insurance and development regulations. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
FEMA finishes Kandiyohi County, Minn., preliminary floodplain maps
March 19, 2013 - 11:48pm
July 25, 2012
Feds reject individual flooding aid for Minnesota
July 25, 2012 - 1:30pm
November 4, 2011
FEMA to conduct first nationwide test Wednesday of the emergency alert system
November 4, 2011 - 1:46pm
February 12, 2011
Now is time to consider flood, sewer insurance
February 12, 2011 - 12:00am
January 6, 2011
Swift Co. receives $500K grant for 800-megahertz radios for fire personnel
January 6, 2011 - 12:00am
June 19, 2010
State assisting areas hit by storm
June 19, 2010 - 12:00am
March 26, 2010
Letter: Impressive effort to fight floods
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
May 9, 2009
Disparity in contract settled between Swift, Big Stone counties
May 9, 2009 - 12:00am
A major washout from spring flooding has shut down a mile section on the Kandi-Swift Line Road in Pillsbury Township. Swift County is seeking emergency disaster status to obtain funding to repair township roads. Repairs are estimated at nearly $200,000. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Swift County seeks emergency status for spring flood damage
April 9, 2009 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
Swift County seeks emergency status for spring flood damage
April 8, 2009 - 9:33am