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Tornadoes in Oklahoma, Arkansas Injure at Least Five

Severe storms spawned a dozen reported tornadoes in Oklahoma and Arkansas on Thursday, injuring at least five people and sending residents scrambling for cover 10 days after a powerful twister killed 24 people in Oklahoma. One tornado warning included Cushing, …

Kentucky Governor Declares State of Emergency in 12 Counties

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has declared a state of emergency for 12 Kentucky counties where severe storms caused widespread damage this month. A statement from the governor’s office on Friday says the storms that began on April 15 caused flooding …

Deadline for SBA Florida Physical Disaster Loans is October 22

The U.S. Small Business Administration reminds homeowners, renters, businesses and non-profit organizations in Florida of the Oct. 22 deadline to submit disaster loan applications for damages caused by severe storms and flooding on June 9-11, 2012. Anyone with insured losses …

3 Hurt by Massive Hail in Oklahoma County

Officials in Woodward , Okla.,say softball-sized hail caused an estimated $250,000 in damages after severe storms swept through the area Monday night, injuring three people. Woodward County Emergency Manager Matt Lehenbauer says an infant was injured by glass from a …

Missouri Governor Declares Emergency After Fatal Storms

Gov. Jay Nixon has declared a disaster because of severe storms that caused significant damage in the southern Missouri. Nixon issued a disaster declaration Wednesday. The declaration allows the State Emergency Management Agency, Missouri State Highway Patrol and other state …