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Obama Declares Emergency For Mass. After Bombings

President Barack Obama has signed an emergency declaration for the state of Massachusetts and ordered federal aid to supplement the local response to the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/17/2013

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Patrick Declares State Of Emergency, Announces Travel Ban In Mass.

Gov. Deval Patrick declared a state of emergency in Massachusetts Friday afternoon for the blizzard that could bring up to 3 feet of snow.

02/08/2013

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Governor Patrick Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Hurricane Sandy

Governor Patrick declared a State of Emergency on Saturday ahead of Hurricane Sandy.

10/27/2012

Monson declared a state of emergency after Sunday morning's rain.

Monson Declares State Of Emergency After Heavy Rain

The western Massachusetts town of Monson declared a state of emergency after torrential rains swept through on Sunday.

08/12/2012

One of the homes threatened by beach erosion on Plum Island. (Photo by Carl Stevens)

Beach Erosion Forces State Of Emergency On Plum Island

A state of emergency has been declared in the town of Newbury for homes on Plum Island.

07/13/2012

The snow hit early and hard in Gardner. (Photo from Claude)

Patrick: Could Take Days To Restore Power

The first snowstorm of the season came early and came with fury.

10/30/2011

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2000 Mass. National Guard Troops Activated Ahead Of Irene

Massachusetts was preparing to get belted by Hurricane Irene as the weakened, but still powerful storm spun up the East Coast.

08/27/2011

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Hurricane Irene Slams NC, Takes Aim At New England

Hurricane Irene zeroed in on land Saturday, losing some power but still whipping up trouble even before a potentially catastrophic run up the Eastern Seaboard.

08/27/2011

Gov. Deval Patrick declared a State of Emergency Friday.

Hurricane Irene: Patrick Declares State Of Emergency In Mass.

Gov. Deval Patrick declared a state of emergency in Massachusetts Friday. He is mobilizing 2,500 members of the National Guard as Hurricane Irene approaches.

08/26/2011

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Methuen Mayoral Candidate Wants State Of Emergency Declared In Lawrence

Ken Willette Jr. says the governor should declare a State of Emergency in Lawrence because the leadership at City Hall is not addressing the problem bars.

08/23/2011

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