Hurricane Michael
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3 years ago

A year after Hurricane Michael, Florida communities still trying to recover

Some Floridians, like Kimberly Kennedy and Talia Butcher, lost everything. Other residents, like Shelly Summers who turned her backyard into a shelter have tried to help amid the devastation.
3 years ago
A year after Hurricane Michael, Florida communities still trying to recover
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Florida residents still recovering and rebuilding 1 year after Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael, a category 5 storm, was the strongest to hit the U.S. since Hurricane Andrew in1992.
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Florida residents still recovering and rebuilding 1 year after Hurricane Michael
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Florida timber farmers face tough choices year after Michael

A year after Hurricane Michael's devastation, timber farmers face an excruciating year as tons of trees sit rotting and they struggle to live off the land
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Timber farmers face tough choices year after Michael
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Hurricane Michael gets an upgrade to rare Category 5 status

Hurricane Michael was actually stronger than initially measured when it devastated a swath of the Florida Panhandle last fall
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Post-mortem upgrade: Hurricane Michael now Category 5 storm
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Panhandle residents feel forgotten 4 months after hurricane

Residents of a Florida Panhandle county devastated by Hurricane Michael are feeling forgotten
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Husband and wife who lost home in Hurricane Michael say ‘family’ is the only Christmas gift they need

Husband and wife who lost home in Hurricane Michael said that family is the only thing they want for Christmas this year.
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Couple who lost home in Hurricane Michael just want to be with family for Christmas
4 years ago

How a hurricane-ravaged community came together to 'save Christmas' this year

A man dubbed by the community as "Salvage Santa" helped launch a free toy drive so that all children in Panama City, Florida, can get a Christmas gift this year.
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How a hurricane-ravaged community came together to 'save Christmas' this year
4 years ago

Hurricane Michael latest: Number of missing in hard-hit Mexico Beach drops dramatically

Three people were unaccounted for Monday in Mexico Beach, Florida.
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Number of missing in city hard-hit by Michael drops dramatically
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Images, video show Michael's destruction: 'All I can see is devastation'

Submerged neighborhoods and demolished homes were seen on the Florida Panhandle.
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Images, video show Michael's destruction: 'All I can see is devastation'
4 years ago

Hurricane Michael by the numbers: 17 dead, 1.3 million homes, businesses without power

Michael made landfall on the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday as a historic, Category 4 storm.
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Hurricane Michael by the numbers: 17 dead, 1.3 million customers without power
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'I felt hopeless': Hurricane Michael halts surgery for Cincinnati woman waiting 10 years for donor kidney

A woman was waiting for surgery at the hospital when she learned the plane carrying her long-awaited donor kidney had been grounded because of Hurricane Michael.
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Hurricane Michael halts surgery for woman waiting 10 years for donor kidney
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Anheuser-Busch delivering drinking water to Florida, Georgia

In 2017, the company send 3 million cans after natural disasters in Florida, Texas, Puerto Rico and California.
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Anheuser-Busch delivering drinking water to Florida, Georgia
4 years ago

Losses from Michael could be close to $10 billion. Insurance companies prepared with record funds

Insurance industry experts project losses to range from $8-$11 billion.
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Experts project losses from Michael close to $10 billion, insurance companies ready
4 years ago

Donor-matched kidney ruined in Hurricane Michael

Angel Goss waited ten years for a donor match, which then spoiled as the ice keeping it cold melted on a flight canceled due to the hurricane.
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Donor-matched kidney ruined in Hurricane Michael
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Residents still picking up the pieces in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael

Food and water is still hard to come by in devastated areas of Florida.
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Residents still picking up pieces after Michael
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Anheuser-Busch sending 300,000 cans of drinking water to areas ravaged by Hurricane Michael

Since 1988, the company has teamed up with the American Red Cross.
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Anheuser-Busch sending 300,000 cans of water to areas ravaged by Hurricane Michael
4 years ago

Death toll from Hurricane Michael rises to 26: AP

Officials in Bay County, Florida, said they'd completed 99 percent of their initial search and at least two deaths were in Mexico Beach.
4 years ago
Death toll from Hurricane Michael rises to 26: AP
4 years ago

Hurricane Michael death toll climbs to 26 including 16 people in Florida

Sixteen people died in Florida and 12 of those deaths were in Bay County.
4 years ago
Hurricane Michael death toll climbs to 26 including 16 people in Florida
4 years ago

Hurricane Michael death toll climbs to 26 including 16 people in Florida

Sixteen people died in Florida and 12 of those deaths were in Bay County.
4 years ago
Hurricane Michael death toll climbs to 26
4 years ago

Panama City, Florida, residents struggle to recover after Hurricane Michael

Residents struggle to get back to normal life without power and cellphone reception in hard hit Panama City, Florida.
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Panama City, Florida, residents struggle to recover after Hurricane Michael
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Mexico Beach home survives Hurricane Michael virtually untouched: 'We intended to build it to survive'

The seaside community of Mexico Beach, Florida, was demolished by Hurricane Michael -- but one family's newly-built concrete home survived virtually untouched.
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Beach home survives storm nearly untouched: 'We intended to build it to survive'
4 years ago

Trump, first lady visit Hurricane Michael storm zone

President Trump praised the federal response but six days after the storm ravaged Florida's Panhandle, some residents are still struggling.
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Trump, first lady visit Hurricane Michael storm zone
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Trumps get firsthand look at hurricane's destruction

In Panama City, Florida, a family brought home-cooked meals to those in need as firefighters used tape to build a makeshift flagpole on Mexico Beach.
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Trumps get firsthand look at hurricane's destruction
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Trump calls Hurricane Michael aftermath 'total devastation'

"To see this, personally, is very, very tough," Trump said as he toured a badly damaged neighborhood in Lynn Haven.
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Trump calls Hurricane Michael aftermath 'total devastation'
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Many Americans stepping up to help with the recovery for the Gulf Coast

In the wake of Hurricane Michael's devastation, communities and volunteers are reaching out to help and assist.
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Many Americans stepping up to help with the recovery for the Gulf Coast
4 years ago

A look back at Florida's first responders after Hurricane Michael

Search-and-rescue teams continue to airlift residents and one hospital said it had finished evacuating all of its patients.
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A look back at Florida's first responders after Hurricane Michael
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Families struggle to recover after Hurricane Michael's rampage

Jackie Lane of Panama City Beach, Florida, tells how she and her family survived Hurricane Michael even as it destroyed the inn where they rode out the storm.
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Families struggle to recover after Hurricane Michael's rampage
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Hurricane Michael recovery slow and steady in the Florida Panhandle

Gulf Power is attempting to get all 95 percent of its customers who are without power back up and running in 10 days.
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Hurricane Michael recovery slow and steady in the Florida Panhandle
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Hurricane Michael updates: Death toll rises to 17 as 'tremendous number' unaccounted for in hard-hit Florida

Michael was the first Category 4 to ever make landfall on the Florida Panhandle.
4 years ago
Michael's death toll rising, 'tremendous number' unaccounted for in Florida
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Hurricane Michael evacuee spots trapped uncle's H-E-L-P message on NOAA satellite map

NOAA satellite map helps a woman find her relatives in aftermath of Hurricane Michael.
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Hurricane Michael evacuee spots trapped uncle's H-E-L-P message on NOAA satellite map
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Dozens of people unaccounted for after Hurricane Michael

Cadaver dogs continue to search flattened homes in Mexico Beach, Florida for missing people.
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Dozens of people unaccounted for after Hurricane Michael
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Hurricane Michael evacuee spots uncle's H-E-L-P message on satellite map

Amber Gee used the NOAA interactive satellite map and spotted a H-E-L-P message spelled out in logs by her uncle on the lawn of her grandmother's home.
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Hurricane Michael evacuee spots uncle's H-E-L-P message on satellite map
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Hurricane Michael survivor: 'It's going to be forever before we get back to normal'
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Hurricane Michael survivor doesn't see 'normal' returning soon

Panama City resident Kenny Day said, 'I hope we can get back to normal'
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Hurricane Michael survivor doesn't see 'normal' returning soon
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Search continues for missing in areas hit hardest by Hurricane Michael

Crews with search dogs are combing through the debris looking for any signs of life in the mangled piles where homes and buildings once stood.
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Search continues for missing in areas hit hardest by Hurricane Michael
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Survivors help others as they wait for assistance

With hurricane survivors struggling to find the basics, one group is providing a ray of hope to their neighbors.
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Survivors help others as they wait for assistance
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Surviving Michael and the devastation left behind

The search and rescue continues as Florida residents return home to look through the wreckage.
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Surviving Michael and the devastation left behind
4 years ago

Rescues underway for animals caught in Michael's destruction

Animal shelter employees describe the danger they endured as the storm made landfall.
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Rescues underway for animals caught in Michael's destruction
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'Complete devastation' at Tyndall AFB after direct hit from Michael

Hurricane Michael struck Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida head on Wednesday, causing extensive destruction to the base and damaged some military aircraft inside hangars.
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'Complete devastation' at Tyndall AFB after direct hit from Michael
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Hurricane Michael leaves more than 1 million without power

Many areas in Mexico Beach, where the storm made landfall, are just too dangerous for people to return to, officials said.
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Hurricane Michael leaves more than 1 million without power
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Animals trapped in shelter after Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael's heavy winds knocked down trees, blocking the only road to and from the shelter.
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Animals trapped in shelter after Hurricane Michael
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Train overturned by Hurricane Michael's strong winds

ABC Senior Meteorologist Rob Marciano looks at a train that was toppled in the storm.
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Train overturned by Hurricane Michael's strong winds
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Panama City Beach, FL, works to recover after Hurricane Michael

Thousands are in shelters after properties were destroyed in the historic hurricane that hit Florida's Panhandle.
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Panama City Beach, FL, works to recover after Hurricane Michael
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Emergency responders work to help Panama City, FL, residents

Emergency responders pool their resources to bring help to areas most affected by Hurricane Michael.
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Emergency responders work to help Panama City, FL, residents
4 years ago

Hurricane Michael leaves cities in ruins

At least 8 people have died and millions in six states are without power. ABC News' Maggie Rulli reports.
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Hurricane Michael leaves cities in ruins
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Mexico Beach, FL, considered 'ground zero' of Hurricane Michael damage

ABC News' Chief Meterologist Ginger Zee gives eyewitness account of the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, FL.
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Mexico Beach, FL, considered 'ground zero' of Hurricane Michael damage
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'Y'all not going to die on my watch:' Kittens survive Hurricane Michael's fury, and are now adoptable

ABC News' Rob Marciano found four kittens in the storm zone while reporting.
4 years ago
'Y'all not going to die on my watch:' Kittens survive Hurricane Michael's fury
4 years ago

Death toll rises as devastation from Hurricane Michael mounts

The power of the Category 4 storm was evident in dramatic footage that showed demolished homes and submerged neighborhoods in the Florida Panhandle.
4 years ago
Death toll rises as devastation from Hurricane Michael mounts
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Rescue efforts underway for animals after Hurricane Michael

ABC News' Rob Marciano reports from Panama City Beach, Florida, with an update on four kittens who fell out of a ceiling collapsing in the storm.
4 years ago
Rescue efforts underway for animals after Hurricane Michael
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Areas hardest hit by Michael face curfew, power outages

Mark Bowen, chief of emergency services for Bay County, tells "GMA" how officials are responding to the devastation.
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Areas hardest hit by Michael face curfew, power outages