The United Way says it is working closely with the Red Cross “who are possibly going to open up emergency shelters…”
Threats like tornadoes, floods, earthquakes and winter storms are much less damaging to families that are prepared. Here are some great local resources for St. Louis families.
The Red Cross chapter serves 21 central Missouri counties and has about 250 trained volunteers.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) – A spate of residential fires has been keeping the American Red Cross busy in southwestern Missouri, so this was an especially bad time for someone to steal one of its trucks. […]
Melanie Pickens from the Red Cross called in to talk about how you can still help those in need. She reminded Jon that they are not only there during a disaster; the Red Cross responds […]
As odd as it seems, President Barack Obama and Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey are in the midst of a marvelous “bromance”.
Romney was asked at a presidential debate whether FEMA should be shut down in light of the deficit. Romney replied that FEMA should “absolutely” be shut down. He was asked specifically if that included disaster relief. He replied that it was “immoral” to provide such relief in the face of “larger debts”, emphasizing that “it makes no sense at all” to have such programs.
WBAL Newsman Phil Yakobowski joined us to talk about what Hurricane Sandy is doing to the Baltimore area. Red Cross Disaster Relied Coordinator Tamara Bronstein called us from the eye of the storm in New […]
Katie Beall has worked on the ground during the Good Friday tornado, house fires and blizzards. But this time, she’s working behind the scenes.
The St. Louis area is expected to get plenty of rain from Isaac.