Tag: Hurricane Michael

MIAMI (AP) — 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…

Former Iolans Anthony and Aubri Hanson consider themselves lucky. Their home withstood a direct hit from Hurricane Michael, which pounded the Gulf Coast with nearly unprecedented fury last week. The storm, which grew from a…

MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Upon touring the damage in several towns along Florida’s Panhandle, Federal Emergency Management Agency chief Brock Long called the destruction left by Hurricane Michael some of the worst he’s ever…

MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Michael intensified into a Category 2 over warm Gulf of Mexico waters today amid fears it would strike Florida on Wednesday as an even stronger hurricane. Mandatory evacuations were issued as…