Hurricane Ike Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Oregon Air Guard member awarded Bronze StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Tigard Times

    ... has also responded to numerous domestic response operations to include: Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Rita, Hurricane Ike, and even severe flooding in Vernonia, Ore. Currently, the unit is undergoing its first mobilization in which operators are ...

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  2. Mikulski & Shaheen: Keep politics out of homeland securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | USA Today

    Mikulski & Shaheen: Keep politics out of homeland security A partisan play about immigration leaves our country at risk. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1D5MAXa Former Department of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff, pictured here in 2008 on the scene of Hurricane Ike clean up, co-wrote a letter to Congress this week warning that a partisan wrangling over the agency's funding could risk a temporary shut-down.

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  3. MomentumMY Prescription: Get RealRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | 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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  4. Rep. Bill Taylor donates mobile shower unit to Disaster Relief team of SpartanburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Star

    ... some expert help. A lot of volunteers donated things for the unit, too.” The unit was first used after Hurricane Ike in 2008. The storm was blamed for 195 deaths, including 112 in the United States. In recent years, as Taylor became more ...

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  5. Though Rising, Ohio Home and Auto Insurance Rates Still LowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    ... list of the seven costliest years for insured losses. The most expensive catastrophe event in Ohio to date was Hurricane Ike in 2008, which caused an estimated $1.380 billion (2014 dollars). Ike crossed Ohio on Sept. 14, 2008, packing winds at ...

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  6. Sharing the food of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | KRCR

    ... and could just barely afford a honeymoon in Galveston at the grand old Flagship Hotel, now gone thanks to Hurricane Ike. We left Houston after I got off work at 9 p.m., and realized neither of us had had dinner. On the way down, we stopped at a ...

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  7. Entering A New 'Phase'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... dates for the festival several times, often in response to weather events, such as the time the remnants of Hurricane Ike blew through the area in 2008 and tossed tents around. "Though the Harvest name may fade, the memories never will, and we are ...

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  8. Houston Grand Opera Announces its 2015-16 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... , as well as world premiere's of chamber pieces O Columbia and another yet untitled one about the effects of Hurricane Ike on Galveston. Summers calls Floyd's world premiere "the centerprice" of the coming season. "We're in a golden moment at ...

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  9. Colmesneil hears grant administrator on EDS StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Tyler County Booster

    ... 50 minutes of an obviously long, complicated journey. From the $3.8 billion the feds offered to rebuild after Hurricane Ike in 2008, spread out among four DETCOG areas, Tyler County got $4.3 million in this latest grant. As the grant administrator ...

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  10. 10 strange Alabama discoveries, from a mysterious shipwreck to creepy swamp dollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... appearance, the wreck has been submerged and reappeared following subsequent hurricanes, most recently 2008's Hurricane Ike. The wreckage shows the ship was likely steam-powered and was about 150 feet long and 30 feet wide. Many researchers believe ...

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  11. Altering insurance: Texas lawmakers take aim at hailstorm claim litigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Business Journal

    Texas lawmakers tend to tinker in one new area of insurance each session, and in 2015 the target appears to be how hailstorm damage claims are being resolved. Hailstorm claims rarely seem to rise to the level of Hurricane Ike, but the insurance industry is agitated nonetheless over the slew of claims that ended up in court after major storms in Amarillo and McAllen.

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  12. MomentumMY Prescription: Get RealRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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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  13. Mardi Gras 2015: Mardi GaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... the Bourbon Street Awards . One of our favorite gay krewes had its homebase washed away in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike, Galveston Texas' hard-to-find Krewe of Banners . (We're doggedly tracking down clues to find Banners' party for 2015.) Another ...

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  14. Tracking hurricane-generated storm surge with washover fan stratigraphyRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | CiteULike

    We use the stratigraphy preserved in a washover fan to reconstruct the timing or emplacement and environmental conditions along the Matagorda Peninsula, Texas, during Hurricane Ike in 2008. Washover fan stratigraphy preserves a topset-foreset break that rises 0.42 m in elevation as the fan built landward.

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  15. Houston County road projects to begin soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Houston County residents could soon be seeing changes to county roads. Judge Erin Ford said the county was given $4.2 million in funding from a Hurricane Ike grant.

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  16. Ohio helps pay for tornado-proof safe roomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... only part of the story. Consider the damage and widespread devastation that came to Ohio from the remnants of Hurricane Ike in 2008 (sustained winds topping 70 mph), the derecho in the summer of 2012 (winds of 100 mph), and superstorm Sandy in the ...

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  17. MomentumMY Prescription: Get RealRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | 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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  18. Rotating 500-pound bunny head is saved, but now sculpture needs a new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | CultureMap

    ... Originally installed in October 1996, the sign survived natural disasters like Tropical Storm Allison and Hurricane Ike but couldn't overcome Houston's tumultuous real estate market. Before that happens, the store's signature design element, a ...

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  19. Stewart Beach to get $14M in improvements over the next 15 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Click2Houston

    ... FOR FAMILIES TO HANG OUT. Reporter: PLANS TO IMPROVE THE BEACH HAVE GONE AND COME -- HAVE COME AND GONE SINCE HURRICANE IKE. NO, IT'S JUST GALVESTON. BIG WHEELS TURN SLOWLY. Reporter: BUT THOSE WHEELS ARE TURNING. THIS WEEK THE GALVESTON PARK BOARD ...

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

    Jan 14, 2015 | 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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