Impacted by last summer's severe weather? You may be eligible for financial assistance

by (AlaynnaDressler)

Submitted 03-26-2024 under NEWS

Grand Rapidians impacted by last summer's severe weather may be eligible for financial assistance through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)'s Individual Assistance Program. Allison Farole, the City of Grand Rapids's...

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Red Cross Tornado App keeps GR residents ready for storm season

by (RedCrossGGR)

Submitted 05-16-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

It's finally spring in West Michigan, that means storm season. After a dramatic and neverending winter, barometric pressures in the Midwest have been sporatic since the thaw, and tornadoes have already touched down this spring across most of our...

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Program on Deadly 1956 W. Mich. Tornadoes Airs Sunday on PBS-TV

by (Grand Rapids Hi...)

Submitted 10-05-2009 under NONPROFITS

GRAND RAPIDS – A mini-documentary highlighting the deadly West Michigan 1956 tornadoes that killed 17 people and injured more than 300 will be aired on PBS WGVU-HD, TV Channel 35, for the first time ever. Changing Winds features eye witness accounts...

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