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.
Minnesota has had a record number of drownings this year. According to the DNR, 27 people have drowned in incidents not involving a boat. Nine others drowned in incidents involving a boat.
The fire that started Saturday night at a Marshall apartment complex has left 21 people homeless at a time when charity organizations are short on funds.
Toxic gas and fumes forced about 40 people from their homes early Saturday morning on the 8300 block of Zane in Brooklyn Park, officials said.
The Minnesota Red Cross could receive hundreds more blood donors each year after lifting a waiting period required for people with tattoo.
Red Cross workers from Minnesota may be called up to help tornado victims in the south.
A family of 12 is without a home after an overnight fire engulfed their residence.
A St. Paul woman reached a major milestone for helping others: 100 gallons of donated blood.
The Red Cross helped 10 Minnesotans with clothing and shelter Saturday after responding to three house fires.
Five people are out of their St. Paul home after an overnight fire.
The American Red Cross said it is helping 4 adults and 5 children after a carbon monoxide leak at their Robbinsdale home.
Firefighters battled a house fire Saturday afternoon in Plymouth, Minn., authorities said.
Police are investigating a fire that tore through a Twin Cities apartment complex, which has been ruled as arson.
Many people are wondering how they can help with the tornado recovery effort. According to officials, donations are needed, not goods.
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Red Cross is helping a family in Bloomington after their home was destroyed by fire early Friday morning. The Twin Cities Chapter of the American Red Cross said the fire happened […]