Bahamas: Mental health counselors are now fanning out into communities to help those traumatized by the direct hit of Hurricane Dorian.
Emergency Management News
Weather forecasters are warning of another possible storm heading toward the Bahamas. It would be named Humberto if it reaches tropical storm strength.
EDM Friday Briefing: Tropical Storm Warning Issued for Areas of Bahamas Decimated by Hurricane Dorian
Emergency and disaster management briefing for September 13, 2019: A tropical storm warning has been issued for some areas of the Bahamas – and other news.
Vaping: The government has refined how it is measuring an outbreak of breathing illnesses in people who vape, now counting only cases that are most closely linked to electronic cigarette use.
Boat Fire: Divers recovered the remains of the last victim – one of nearly three dozen who died of smoke inhalation as they were trapped below a raging fire.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for September 11, 2019: A suspect is in custody after a workplace stabbing in Tallahassee – and other news.
Federal authorities said they have arrested two former FEMA officials and the former president of a major disaster relief contractor.
People who were too young on 9/11 to even remember their lost loved ones, and others for whom the grief is still raw, paid tribute.
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