| Feb 27, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Forty-nine organizations and businesses will receive 52 grants worth $305,222 — the largest amount awarded in the Somerset County Tourism Grant Program's 10-year history.
The amounts of the competitive grants for marketing and capital improvement...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:54 PM
The Somerset County commissioners signed a contract Tuesday to receive $741,261 in community development funds for 2012 projects.
The process was delayed by five months mainly because of fiscal uncertainty at the federal level, according to Somerset...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 5:14 PM
The Federal Emergency Management Agency will grant Baltimore County disaster aid to help pay for damage from Superstorm Sandy, officials announced Thursday.
Under the grant program, the federal government will reimburse the county for expenses,...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 10:05 PM
Gov. Dennis Daugaard is caught in a bad spot.
He promised $5 million in tax relief to two businesses to lure them to the state.
But Nov. 6, South Dakota voters told the governor, in very clear terms, that he can't spend that money — at least...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 12:56 PM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A plunge over the federal "fiscal cliff" may sound like a terrifying risk for many state officials anxiously watching as Washington struggles to avert automatic tax hikes and spending cuts set to start with the new year....
| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:05 AM
PIERRE - The South Dakota Department of Agriculture announces that 26 grants have been awarded through the Building Our South Dakota Rural Communities grant program.
These grants are available annually to 4-H Clubs, FFA Chapters, and Family Career and...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 5:26 PM
A month after Hurricane Sandy crashed ashore, hundreds of Marylanders affected by the storm are still waiting for the federal government to provide funding for housing and living expenses.
Federal assistance has been flowing for weeks to families in...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 4:45 AM
WEATHER: Mostly sunny, high near 52. Tonight is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
TRAFFIC: Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues.
Some Md. Sandy victims still waiting for federal aid: A month after Sandy...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 5:58 PM
Despite President Obama’s declaration of a federal disaster this week enabling federal aid in recovery efforts after September storms brought heavy rain, strong winds and flooding to Alaska, state officials are still awaiting an individual...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 6:37 PM
The Obama administration has denied Maryland's request for federal aid for hundreds of Eastern Shore residents affected by superstorm Sandy, prompting an outcry from state officials, who vowed to appeal the decision.
Though the federal government issued...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 2:22 PM
In case there was any remaining shred of hope that Glendale Unified might stand a chance in a highly competitive federal grant program, the U.S. Department of Education on Monday wiped it clear.
The finalists for the Race to the Top grant program, which...