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Disaster Preparedness

This week on Stay Tuned, we’re making sure you’re prepared for when Mother Nature strikes. How can businesses, schools and individuals prepare for natural disasters? Can you ever really be ready? We explore communities that were devastated by natural disasters — what they’ve done since and how we can learn from them. We’re joined live by Weather Channel Meteorologist Kait Parker as well as local experts and journalists.

Make sure you’re prepared, not surprised.”

- Gary Christmann

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About Deadline in Disaster

About Deadline in Disaster

A documentary film produced by Orr Street Productions and Missouri Press Association - Joplin, Missouri changed forever on May 22, 2011.  An EF-5 tornado ripped apart the Southwest Missouri town of 50,000 residents.  161 people died. Thousands of homes and businesses, including a hospital were destroyed...more …

Joplin tornado aerials

Joplin tornado aerials

Photos by J.B. Forbes - View Gallerymore …

Hail, Rain Pummel Several Midwest, Southern States

Hail, Rain Pummel Several Midwest, Southern States

By Jim Salter and Jim Suhr - Thunderstorms were crawling across a large swath of the Midwest and South on Thursday, spawning suspected tornadoes in Missouri and Texas, and slamming several states with large hail and heavy rain that prompted a handful of water rescues...more …