Montanans have gone to Texas and sent supplies to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey.
The first night Dave Pauli was in Rockport, the east Texas town where Hurricane Harvey made landfall, he slept in a jail that had been converted to a safe house for rescuers and volunteers.
By the time the rain from Hurricane Harvey stopped earlier this week, many of the doctors and nurses at the Woman's Hospital of Texas had worked three or four straight days without leaving the medical center.
Though the high floodwaters are starting to recede, they still cover parts of Houston, the head of a Billings-based water rescue team said Friday.
Renowned ballerina Lauren Anderson, a Houston native, was supposed to return home on Sunday. But after Hurricane Harvey left the nation’s fourth largest city underwater and Anderson stuck in Helena without her family, she decided to put her extra time to good use for local children.