Hurricane Ike Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Chef Chat, Part 2: Randy EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... I got to travel all over the United States to food festivals. I cooked in Singapore for two weeks at a resort. Hurricane Ike rolls in and the next thing you know, I've got to figure out what to do next. I'd already been talking with Rhea Wheeler, ...

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  2. Boulder Community Health getting a move onRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... McConnell said of providing extra ambulances for special circumstances, including responses to disasters like Hurricane Ike in 2008. She said crews began arriving around midnight to ensure their vehicles were loaded with the right equipment and ...

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  3. Disaster Planning With Pets in MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Live Science

    Pets need emergency shelter and supplies in the face of disasters, too. Here, two dogs displaced by 2008's Hurricane Ike shelter in a Humane Society facility set up for hurricane-affected animals.

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  4. Texas Receives More Than $1.5 Million in Federal Funding for...Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    The state of Texas has received more than $1.5 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for mitigation measures for a University of Texas Medical Branch building. Hurricane Ike damaged the UTMB Customs House, also known as the 1700 Strand Building, in 2008.

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  5. Investigator Freeh wants fraudulent BP claimaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | The Times

    ... 2009, when in fact most of their 2009 revenue came from marine debris removal contracts in Texas after 2008's Hurricane Ike. Freeh said he found an article in the Beaumont Enterprise newspaper from February 2009 that detailed how Zirlott used the ...

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  6. The Worst Weather To Ever Hit Motor RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Jalopnik

    ... this race and can tell you why it was eventually cancelled. The 2008 Indianapolis MotoGP race ... rumor had it Hurricane Ike was still a Tropical Storm when it hit Indy during the race. They started the GP race and eventually stopped the insanity ...

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  7. How a survivalistsa in America are plannning their escape from Ebola apocalypse a " right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... a former American Red Cross staffer and mother of three, said she went without power for 21 days when Hurricane Ike hit Houston in 2008. She saw fights at gas stations over gasoline. Now she leaves in a rural area near Portland - and is ready for ...

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  8. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... changes? They had weathered such storms in the past (they thought) and lived to tell the tale. This time, with Hurricane Ike bearing down on therm, they prepared with a party - and I'm sure it was fun - until the lights went out and the ...

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  9. KPRC's history of severe weather coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Click2Houston

    ... THE YEARS. AND THAT INCLUDES COVERAGE OF EXTREME WEATHER EVENTS, EVERYTHING FROM HURRICANE CARLA IN 1961 TO HURRICANE IKE IN 2008. HURRICANE CARLA ROARED ASHORE IN SEPTEMBER OF 1961. KPRC TEAM WAS SMALL AND TECHNOLOGY LIMITED, BUT STILL THEY ...

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  10. Scourge of FEMA Trailers Wins MacArthur 'Genius' GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... a fight in Galveston, Tex. over the rebuilding of affordable housing in Galveston, Tex. that was lost to Hurricane Ike. The city's newly-elected mayor was at the time arguing against rebuilding 569 public housing units destroyed or damaged by the ...

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  11. Texas Windstorm Insurer Says Finances Are Shaping UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    Texas Windstorm Insurance Association announced it has successfully obtained $500 million in funds to assist in paying future catastrophic claims and that the association is now in its best financial position since Hurricane Ike in 2008. The funds come from the issuance of pre-event Class 1 bonds by the Texas Public Finance Authority on behalf of TWIA.

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  12. Louisiana's Vermilion Parish Plans to Build Flood Walls to Protect SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    ... flooding and the impact on the school buildings and the lives sheltered inside. Hurricane Rita in 2005 and Hurricane Ike in 2008 pushed water in some schools across the coastal parish. Schools in Erath were closed and a campus-sharing system began ...

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  13. UTMB continues to do well post-IkeRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Off the Kuff

    The morning after Hurricane Ike crashed into Galveston Island six years ago, David Callender surveyed the sea of mud coating the 84-acre University of Texas Medical Branch campus. The UTMB president saw oak tree limbs blocking the doors to John Sealy Hospital, which would be knocked out of service for the rest of the year.

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  14. Vermilion considers flood walls to protect schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... flooding and the impact on the school buildings and the lives sheltered inside. Hurricane Rita in 2005 and Hurricane Ike in 2008 pushed water in some schools across the coastal parish. Schools in Erath were closed and a campus-sharing system began ...

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  15. DETCOG Board Hears that Disaster RecoveraRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | Tyler County Booster

    Deep East Texas Council of Governments Executive Director, Walter Diggles, announced Thursday that that the DETCOG/Texas General Land Office Hurricane Ike Disaster Recovery Housing Program has forty two site constructed and manufactured housing units assigned to approved contractors. Diggles said that the building and placement of twenty two of those homes and MHU's is underway with four already completed.

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  16. Scourge of FEMA Trailers Wins MacArthur 'Genius' GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... a fight in Galveston, Tex. over the rebuilding of affordable housing in Galveston, Tex. that was lost to Hurricane Ike. The city's newly-elected mayor was at the time arguing against rebuilding 569 public housing units destroyed or damaged by the ...

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  17. Vet forecast weather for the U.S. Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... those at U.S. Army Special Forces Command at Fort Bragg, N.C. During his time, Carvin forecasted for both Hurricane Ike and the wedding of George W. Bush's daughter Jenna Bush Hager. Both were stressful, but for the latter he said the forecasters ...

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  18. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... changes? They had weathered such storms in the past (they thought) and lived to tell the tale. This time, with Hurricane Ike bearing down on therm, they prepared with a party - and I'm sure it was fun - until the lights went out and the ...

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  19. Vermilion eyes flood walls to protect vulnerable schoolsRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2014 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BRAD BOWIE -- Students at Dozier Elementary in Erath head from the classroom to the playground, which means passing through a large gate in the flood wall surrounding the school, on Tuesday Sept. 23. Determined not to see a replay of problems encountered with flooded schools following Hurricane Rita in 2005 and Hurricane Ike in 2008, authorities in Vermilion Parish are moving ahead with plans for a concrete wall and pump system to protect more of the parish's schools from floodwaters.

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  20. Atlantic Hurricane Season Not Living Up To Weather Channel HypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Ocean View

    ... season was rather quiet, we did have Hurricane Arthur, the first U.S land fall Category 2 hurricane since Hurricane Ike in 2008. It is proven that low activity hurricane seasons can still produce strong hurricanes, and this is quite obvious. The ...

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