President Trump approves WI disaster declaration

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VERNON COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) -- President Trump approves a Federal Disaster Declaration for several Wisconsin counties affected by the flood and storms in August and September.

The declaration announced Thursday by the White House makes individuals and businesses in the affected counties eligible for Federal Disaster Assistance.

The eight covered counties include La Crosse, Monroe, and Vernon.

Governor Walker's office says several other counties that had damage from flooding or tornadoes are still under review.