Whitmer Approves Additional Emergency Funding For Otsego County After TornadoMore than $500,000 in state funding is being allocated to Otsego County and surrounding communities that were impacted by the May 20 tornado, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Wednesday.
Small Business Administration Grants Declaration Of Disaster For Otsego County After Deadly TornadoThe U.S. Small Business Association (SBA) granted an administrative declaration of disaster for Otsego County after a deadly tornado in May, also after the Federal Emergency Management Agency denied the state's request for a major disaster declaration.
Whitmer Asks Biden To Declare Major Disaster In GaylordMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer asked President Joe Biden on Wednesday to declare a major disaster in Otsego County, where an EF-3 tornado struck Gaylord on May 20.
FEMA Assesses Damage From Gaylord TornadoThe Federal Emergency Management Agency assessed damage in Gaylord, Michigan on Wednesday.
Pope Offers Solidarity To Gaylord, Michigan, After TornadoThe Vatican on Tuesday released a telegram signed by the Vatican secretary of state addressed to Gaylord Bishop Jeffrey Walsh saying Pope Francis was saddened to learn of the death and destruction from the tornado.
Replacement Food Assistance Benefits, Emergency Relief Available To Residents Affected By Gaylord-Area TornadoThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced that residents who were affected by the deadly tornado last week in the Gaylord area may be eligible for replacement food assistance and state emergency relief.
FEMA Grants Expedited Damage Assessment Request After Tornado In GaylordThe joint teams will include personnel from FEMA, the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division (MSP/EMHSD), local governments and the U.S. Small Business Administration.
Nessel Sends Investigators To Gaylord To Check Out Reports Of Price Gouging After TornadoMichigan Attorney General Dana Nessel announced she is sending investigators to Gaylord on Monday to investigate reported instances of price gouging after the tornado last week.
Police Say Nearly All Power Restored In Gaylord After TornadoNearly all of the power lost following a deadly tornado that killed two people and flattened parts of a northern Michigan community has been restored, state police said Sunday.