hurricane Michael

 a boat sits amidst debris in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla.
(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
April 20, 2019 - 12:10 pm
Hurricane Michael, which devastated a swath of the Florida Panhandle last fall, has been upgraded to a Category 5 storm, only the fourth to make recorded landfall in the United States and the first since 1992
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Patrick Muth sifts through debris in what used to be his office of his fifth-generation plumbing business he continues to operate in Panama City, Florida, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019.
(AP Photo/David Goldman)
March 02, 2019 - 11:44 am
"We are still hurting and we're going to be hurting for a long time."
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Utility crews set up new poles and utility wires in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla
(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
October 20, 2018 - 11:10 am
It's the greatest need after a hurricane and sometimes the hardest one to fulfill: Electricity.
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Lorrainda Smith, right, and husband Wilmer Capps prepare to spend the first night out of the hospital with their two-day-old son Luke in a parking lot in Florida
AP Photo/David Goldman
October 18, 2018 - 3:57 pm
One day we had it all, the next we had nothing," said Smith. "This is not what I thought I'd be bringing him back to."
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October 18, 2018 - 5:19 am
MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — With stunned faces and tears, residents of hard-hit Mexico Beach returned home for the first time Wednesday about a week after Hurricane Michael hit to find pieces of their lives scattered across the sand and a community altered.
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October 15, 2018 - 4:18 pm
Residents of hurricane-ravaged communities in Florida's Panhandle turned to volunteers and each other for help Monday, the fifth day without cell service, electricity or, in many cases, shelter.
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October 15, 2018 - 3:01 pm
President Donald Trump got a bird's-eye view Monday of Florida communities left in ruins by Hurricane Michael, including houses without roofs, a toppled water tower and 18-wheel trucks scattered in a parking lot during a nearly hour-long helicopter tour of portions of the Panhandle.
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October 13, 2018 - 11:01 am
MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Tom Garcia watched in terror as fingers of water pushed inland across the beach and began filling up his home. His wife handed him a drill and Garcia used screws to pin his front and back door shut. But soon the storm surge from Hurricane Michael was up to his chest. His...
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October 12, 2018 - 9:37 am
By JAY REEVES and BRENDAN FARRINGTON, Associated Press PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Linda Marquardt rode out Hurricane Michael with her husband at their home in Mexico Beach. When their house filled with surging ocean water, they fled upstairs. Now their home is full of mud and everywhere they look...
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October 12, 2018 - 5:10 am
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Linda Marquardt rode out Hurricane Michael with her husband at their home in Mexico Beach. When their house filled with surging ocean water, they fled upstairs.
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