More Disaster Relief 

Piscataquis County has been added to a disaster declaration covering counties hurt by storms, floods, and landslides.The county wasn’t on the original list of eight Maine counties eligible for the federal assistance.It covers weather damage from mid-June through the first week of July.Senators Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins say communities can apply for two types of federal help: one which helps them recover from what has happened: another which helps pay for steps taken to reduce long-term risk from natural disasters.