Pandemic strains emergency responders with more disasters on horizon | Analysis

BY: - June 1, 2020

By Jacob Fischler Federal officials have more money than ever to respond to disasters, but some worry their focus on the pandemic could hamstring efforts to recover from other catastrophes in Iowa. Congressional Democrats, health experts and Iowa’s emergency management director have warned in recent weeks that the Federal Emergency Management Administration’s pandemic response could […]


With COVID-19, we failed a basic preparedness test. We can’t repeat that mistake | Opinion

BY: - April 1, 2020

You must take responsible action to protect you and your family should emergencies arise because your survival may depend upon it.