(The Center Square) – The Biden administration on Tuesday announced a major disaster declaration that orders federal assistance for victims of devastating wildfires in Spokane County last summer. ... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Three congressional members from Washington state are urging President Biden to support Gov. Jay Inslee’s request for a “major disaster declaration” resulting from the... Read More.
(BATON ROUGE, La.) -- Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards submitted a request to President Joe Biden for a Federal Emergency Declaration on Monday over an intrusion of saltwater into the Mississippi River that officials say could impact the water supply in the region."We have... Read More.
(JUNEAU, Alaska) -- City officials in Juneau, Alaska, have issued an emergency declaration as a glacier lake outburst flood wreaks havoc near the city, where structures have been destroyed.The flooding is due to a break on Suicide Basin, a side basin on the Mendenhall Glacier,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Tropical Storm Nicole is forecast to strengthen into a Category 1 hurricane as it approaches Florida's east coast.The storm is expected to make landfall in the Sunshine State between the southeastern cities of Fort Pierce and Melbourne late Wednesday or early... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Secretary of State Antony Blinken told "Good Morning America" anchor George Stephanopoulos in a new interview that Russian President Vladimir Putin's declaration of martial law in illegally annexed parts of Ukraine "speaks to his desperation" as Ukrainian forces continue to make progress... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Flanked by the leaders of several countries, President Joe Biden announced the Los Angeles Declaration of Migration and Protection on the final day of the Summit of the Americas on Friday.20 different countries signed on to the declaration, each committing to tackling different... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Russian forces are continuing their attempted push through Ukraine from multiple directions, while Ukrainians, led by President Volodymr Zelenskyy, are putting up "stiff resistance," according to U.S. officials.The attack began Feb. 24, when Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a "special military... Read More.
The declaration will allow for interagency support in the form of aid in responding to outages, downed trees, or any situation related to the ongoing storm and gale watch, reports King5 this AM.Although Snohomish County PUD has restored power to over 44,000 homes since... Read More.