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Opponents of Flooding Prevention Plan Fear Contamination – NBC Chicago


NBC Chicago

Opponents of Flooding Prevention Plan Fear Contamination
NBC Chicago
A northern suburb's plan to combat frequent flooding may wind up impacting its beaches and the source of drinking water for millions of people, according to opponents of a proposed tunnel project in Winnetka. NBC5 investigates. Some Fear Impacts of …

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Posted on 17 April 2014 | 9:33 am

Heavy Rain, Flooding Headed for Southeast – AccuWeather.com


Heavy Rain, Flooding Headed for Southeast
AccuWeather.com
A low pressure system is set to deliver heavy rain to parts of the Southeast Friday and Saturday, bringing the risk of flooding to the area. Folks with outdoor plans might want to get the umbrellas and raincoats ready as this steady, soaking rain looks

Posted on 17 April 2014 | 8:32 am

Augusta business surveys flooding – WMTW Portland


Morning Sentinel

Augusta business surveys flooding
WMTW Portland
The water in the basement was about 14 inches deep, but McFarland said he did not store many items there. Cab driver Arthur Gagne said the peak flooding was impressive, adding that it had risen 5 to 10 feet within a period of eight hours. "I hope it
Kennebec River flooding less than expectedWCSH-TV
Flooding expected along Kennebec RiverPress Herald
Kennebec floods in Augusta, Hallowell, GardinerMorning Sentinel
WGME -Kennebec Journal
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Posted on 17 April 2014 | 3:35 am

Flood warnings around Maine rivers – WCSH-TV


WCVB Boston

Flood warnings around Maine rivers
WCSH-TV
(NEWS CENTER) — The National Weather Service has issued flood warnings for several areas around major Maine rivers, including areas along the Kennebec and the Androscoggin. Augusta Police closed the parking lot on Front Street Tuesday night due to …
Vermont under flood warning until Wednesday morningBurlingtonFreePress.com
Flood Warning for Connecticut RiverWWLP 22News
Rains in northern New England add to flood threatBoston.com
Concord Monitor -WLBZ-TV -WCVB Boston
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Posted on 17 April 2014 | 1:08 am

Flooding closes Main Street businesses in Dexter – Press Herald


Flooding closes Main Street businesses in Dexter
Press Herald
DEXTER — Downtown businesses and several roads through town were closed Wednesday after the Sebasticook River East Branch, which runs under a part of the town, including several businesses, flooded. click image to enlarge. People stand at the edge …

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Posted on 16 April 2014 | 11:52 pm

Rising waters, ice jams cause flooding in New Brunswick – CTV News


CTV News

Rising waters, ice jams cause flooding in New Brunswick
CTV News
In Quebec, outgoing premier Pauline Marois met with her successor, Philippe Couillard, on Wednesday for the first time since the provincial election and said the first topic she brought up with him was the flooding that has hit various parts of the
PHOTOS: Spring flooding strikes New Brunswick and QuebecCanada.com
Sussex Corner flooding leads to state of emergencyCBC.ca

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Posted on 16 April 2014 | 6:05 pm

Live updates: Checking on Muskegon River flooding with Undersheriff Dan Stout – The Muskegon Chronicle


Live updates: Checking on Muskegon River flooding with Undersheriff Dan Stout
The Muskegon Chronicle
MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI – As of this morning, April 16, some homes in the Muskegon River basin in Muskegon County are only accessible by boat. In fact, it's so bad that law enforcement officials fear more roads will give way completely, like Bayne Road, …
Significant river flooding moves into Muskegon CountyWZZM
Most Muskegon River basin residents choose to wait out flood: 'We don't want Muskegon Chronicle

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Posted on 16 April 2014 | 4:11 pm

Flooding forces road closures Wednesday morning – WMUR Manchester


Flooding forces road closures Wednesday morning
WMUR Manchester
People who live in the area are no strangers to flooding. One of the closed gas stations has marks on the building showing the heights of previous floods. While officials said they can't be certain when they will be able to open the roads, residents

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 4:05 pm

Flooding in northern NY closes some roads, bridges – WPTZ The Champlain Valley


WPTZ The Champlain Valley

Flooding in northern NY closes some roads, bridges
WPTZ The Champlain Valley
State of Emergency for Essex, Franklin, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence; State Emergency Operations Center continues to monitor flooding in the Upper Hudson and Upper Mohawk River Basins. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo declared a State of …
Numerous roads closed, homes evacuated as flooding occurs in regionGlens Falls Post-Star
Flooding in northern NY closes some roads and bridgesCNYcentral.com

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Posted on 16 April 2014 | 3:34 pm

Flooding claims one victim in northern Maine – Press Herald


WCVB Boston

Flooding claims one victim in northern Maine
Press Herald
The National Weather Service in Gray reported this morning that several rivers in western Maine have exceeded flood level, spilling over their banks and flooding nearby areas. The flooding is a product of Tuesday's rains and melting snow, said Eric
Man dies after moving truck in Maine floodingWCVB Boston

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Posted on 16 April 2014 | 1:21 pm

Flood – Yahoo News Search Results

Flood insurance rates to recede soon

ST. PETERSBURG — Flood insurance rates will return to more affordable levels for many people come May 1, as the federal government’s insurance program looks to quickly enact changes passed last month.

Posted on 17 April 2014 | 5:15 am

Kochs’ Flood Insurance Opposition Becomes Campaign Issue

Democrats are exploring a new attack line against the Koch brothers and Republican allies, telling voters the billionaire energy executives want to let home flood insurance premiums soar to help corporate America.

Posted on 17 April 2014 | 4:21 am

Flood waters begin to recede in Midland County

The flood waters that hit parts of Mid-Michigan this week are starting to recede – but it's left behind quite a mess.

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 10:20 pm

Flood bypass contractor to occupy former Parks and Rec building

The fate of Napa’s Parks and Recreation building has become a win-win situation for federal contractors of the Oxbow flood bypass project and a Napa couple who wish to restore the landmark structure.

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 7:44 pm

Leicester's Toby Flood ponders calling time on his England career

• Fly-half will make decision within month on move to France • His departure would rule him out of the 2015 World Cup A decision on whether Toby Flood leaves Leicester and calls a halt to his England career will be made within a month, the club and player said on Tuesday. The fly-half was speaking for the first time about the possibility of moving to France at the end of the season, thus ending …

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 3:24 pm

Flood warning in effect along St. John River

A western New Brunswick farmer waded into icy flood waters on Monday to rescue a month-old calf that was trying to escape the rising waters.

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 1:51 am

City’s flood reports omit 911 call wait-time numbers

The early morning flood that claimed four lives in Travis County last October 31 also overwhelmed the city’s 911 call center and public safety leaders knew it, records show. But a final report from the city made no mention of wait times.

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 1:28 am

Flood warning areas expand with rains

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Heavy rains and melting snow and ice pushed rivers toward or above flood stage around Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine on Tuesday with the city of Montpelier warning residents to expect some street and basement flooding by early Wednesday. The National Weather Service issued flood watches for most of the three states and portions of upstate New York while flood warnings …

Posted on 15 April 2014 | 9:38 pm

Flood warning areas expanding as rain arrives

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Warm temperatures and heavy rains began to overflow rivers Tuesday already filled with winter snow melt and clogged with ice across portions of Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. The National Weather Service issued flood watches for most of the three states and portions of upstate New York while flood warnings, meaning flooding is taking place or imminent, were issued for …

Posted on 15 April 2014 | 6:53 pm

Flood report suggests relocation less costly than mitigation

The 2013 flood left five people dead and destroyed property, but a new report says mitigation measures being debated to protect against future flooding would have severe consequences for other communities and the environment. Called the Bow Basin Flood Mitigation and Watershed Management Project, the report by Alberta WaterSmart studied the trade offs of various flood mitigation options on the …

Posted on 14 April 2014 | 12:35 pm