Stories tagged: federal assistance
Sat., June 9, 2018, 2:56 p.m.
Puerto Rican Day Parade to shine light on hurricane struggle
There will be floats, musicians and brightly colored costumes when the Puerto Rican Day Parade makes its way along Fifth Avenue this Sunday, as there always are.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
2 top U.S. officials pledge more help for Puerto Rico
Two U.S. Cabinet secretaries visited Puerto Rico on Tuesday and promised to speed up recovery efforts and increase federal assistance for an island struggling nearly three months after Hurricane Maria.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 10:41 a.m.
Federal assistance approved for 3 more Montana wildfires
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved disaster assistance for three large western Montana wildfires.
Fri., March 28, 2014, 11:20 a.m.
Additional financial aid for mudslide granted
OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee’s request for more federal assistance to help with recovery efforts following the deadly mudslide in Oso has been approved.
Fri., July 27, 2012, 7:22 a.m.
N. Idaho farmers get fed help after hail
LEWISTON, Idaho — Officials with the Farm Service Agency in north-central Idaho say some Nez Perce County farmers are eligible for federal loans and disaster assistance after huge hailstones damaged …
Thu., April 30, 2009, 11:43 a.m.
AmericanWest won’t seek federal funds after all
AmericanWest Bancorporation plans to withdraw an application for $57 million in federal assistance, the Spokane institution said Thursday in its first-quarter earnings release.