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Winton Fire Response - the next phase of recovery

After the enormous effort by volunteers from the Winton and District Historical Society and Queensland Museum staff Ewen McPhee and Sue Valis to recover objects from the fire damaged Waltzing Matilda Centre in Winton, the next stage of the recovery process could begin.  332 more words

Earthquake Disaster Relief - Nepal STT

Earthquake disaster relief continues via GHNI …
Short Term Team – STT/GHNI was on the ground last week in Nepal, as they helped in relieving “some” of the devastation encountered by villagers and in Kathmandu. 218 more words


Tents’ as a Temporary Shelter

“Home is where you feel the safety and having a roof above your head is the key to creating a beautiful family.” What if you worked hard all your life for it and then everything gets buried in a blink of an eye? 378 more words

Earthquake Relief

Ferrocerium Rod..

Ferrocerium is a man-made metallic material that gives off hot sparks at temperatures of 1,650 °C (3,000 °F) when scraped against a rough surface, such as ridged steel.  257 more words


Residents Report Flooding Damages

Rutherford Road in Ramona was covered in mud and debris after the weekend’s rainstorm.

Jul 21, 2015 (COUNTY NEWS SERVICE) More than 130 San Diego-area home and business owners have reported to the County that they sustained damage to their properties as a result of the weekend’s rainstorm that spun out of the remnants of Hurricane Dolores. 217 more words

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Property Owners May Be Eligible for Rain Recovery Assistance

July 20, 2015 (COUNTY NEWS SERVICE) The remnants of Hurricane Dolores created record rainfall in San Diego County taking residents by surprise over the weekend. If your property or small business sustained damage from the weekend’s heavy rains and flooding, the County would like your help to estimate rain damages in our region. 163 more words

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