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July 25, 2012
Disaster aid meetings: open or closed?
July 25, 2012 - 10:11pm
July 11, 2012
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Gov. Mark Dayton said on Wednesday that a special legislative session, probably in late August, will be only about disaster relief. With him is House Speaker Kurt Zellers.
Officials pledge disaster relief cooperation
July 11, 2012 - 9:11pm
July 28, 2011
Disaster aid for Pipestone Co.
July 28, 2011 - 9:11pm
May 19, 2011
Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe
Worthington Middle School sixth graders in the EDGE after-school program pose with some of the comfort kits they assembled Thursday noon for the Southwest Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross. The kits are given to victims of disasters such as house fires, tornadoes and floods. The EDGE program teaches students about the importance of volunteering in their community.
Bringing comfort to those in need
May 19, 2011 - 9:07pm
December 20, 2010
Gov. Tim Pawlenty said Minnesota's budget shortfall is the result of the national and international "economic collapse" affecting nearly all states' budgets. (Scott Wente/Minn. State Capitol Bureau)
Pawlenty seeks ag disaster in four counties
December 20, 2010 - 7:38pm
October 28, 2010
County develops plans for disasters
October 28, 2010 - 9:35pm
October 18, 2010
don davis/state capitol bureau
Sen. Jim Vickerman of Tracy listens to testimony Monday about last month's southern Minnesota flooding and June tornado damage in Wadena and other areas.
House passes disaster bill
October 18, 2010 - 9:31pm
October 14, 2010
Legislators prep for session
October 14, 2010 - 10:00pm
October 5, 2010
County to seek federal disaster aid
October 5, 2010 - 10:00pm
July 30, 2010
Rubble is all that remains of the home of Henry and Twila Bents of rural Sibley, Iowa, who survived the June 25, 2010 tornado by taking cover in their basement. (Kari Lucin/Daily Globe)
Disaster aid on way to region
July 30, 2010 - 9:41pm
June 29, 2010
Iowa gov. proclaims O'Brien, Osceola counties disaster areas after tornadoes
June 29, 2010 - 9:05pm
March 12, 2010
Ag disaster declared in 16 Minnesota counties
March 12, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Culver seeks Iowa disaster declaration
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Brief: Windom Red Cross needs volunteers
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
July 19, 2008
Disaster funds get OK
July 19, 2008 - 12:00am