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2 hrs ago | Fgazette.com

State official: Flood gate plan can be 'tweaked'

It was a perfect storm, both literally and figuratively. Torrential rainfall on ground already soaked by recent rainfall draining into a lake at elevated levels.

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6 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

Flooding concerns along the Kennebec and Androscoggin Rivers

Meteorologist Mallory Brooke and WMTW News 8's Norm Karkos were monitoring the situation along the Kennebec and Androscoggin Rivers Wednesday morning.

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10 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Rising water levels lead to flooding concerns on 8...

Eight rivers in the southern half of Wisconsin have either gone over their banks, or will do so within the next couple days.

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Related Topix: Weather, Portage, WI, Natural Disasters, Baraboo, WI, Milwaukee, WI

14 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

Region escapes major flooding

Water remains over roads in several communities and flood warnings remain in effect along several rivers.

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16 hrs ago | Times Herald

Flooding persists along rivers in western Michigan

Flooding due to heavy rain and melting snow threatened homes and businesses along swollen rivers in parts of western Michigan on Wednesday, while the high water eased elsewhere in the state.

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Related Topix: Weather, Michigan, Evart, MI, Osceola County, MI, Natural Disasters, Roscommon County, MI

17 hrs ago | Hattiesburg American

Heavy rains increase flooding threat

Upward of five inches of rain fell overnight Tuesday in areas of north-central, central and south Mississippi, raising concerns of more moderate flooding along rivers and tributaries.

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21 hrs ago | South End Standard

400,000? And the rest - Flood campaigners urge for long-lasting...

A 400,000? And the rest - Flood campaigners urge for long-lasting measures after Anglian Water pledge wedge for flood defences Get involved: send your pictures, video, news and views by texting ECHONEWS to 80360, or email us Click here for details A The work, which is due finish next month, involves laying more than 5,500ft of pipes in Beeches ... (more)

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21 hrs ago | GPB.org

As La. Coast Recedes, Battle Rages Over Who Should Pay

Man-made canals built for the oil and gas industry cut through wetland. The industry argues those canals aren't to blame for coastal erosion.

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22 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

The bags that saved Winchester from flooding to be removed

Army engineers lower huge bags of gravel into the River Itchen at Kings Worthy in an attempt to slow the flow of water downstream GIANT bags which were used near Easton and Headbourne Worthy to flood the River Itchen to protect Winchester are due to be removed this week.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WMUR-TV Manchester

Rivers could flood Lebanon, other parts of NH

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WVNY

Some Residents Evacuated From NY River Flooding

"I just purchased this on December 20, I closed, and you know I moved here from Los Angeles.

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The Gazette

Flood meeting to be held at Ute Pass Elementary School

Rob Carrigan climbs over piles of mud, rocks and other debris Tuesday morning, July 31, 2012, that was washed across highway 24 near Cascade, Colo.

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CBC News

St. Laurent tries to attract summer residents after 2011 flood

One rural Manitoba municipality is still recovering from the flood of 2011 and officials are hoping to bring back the seasonal residents that used to spend summers in the area.

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The Bennington Banner

Rising temps, rain raise flood worries in northern New England

The entire state of Maine is under a flood watch through Wednesday evening, but some areas of New Hampshire and Vermont are already under a flood warning.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wells River, VT, Lunenburg, VT

Townsville Bulletin

Premier's vow to fight flooding

A FLOOD mitigation plan will be considered for Ingham after Premier Campbell Newman said he would work with council to prevent further catastrophes in the flood-prone town.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

MLive.com

Rivers nearing, exceeding flood stage; Saginaw road closed because of flooding

Saginaw County Road Commission closed North River between Gratiot and State because of water over the road, Saginaw County Central Dispatch reported.

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Patch.com

Flood Watch, Warning in Effect for Hartford County

A flood watch is in effect from 8 a.m. Tuesday through 8 a.m. Wednesday for Hartford County and other areas of Connecticut, the National Weather Service reports .

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The Miami Herald

35 years after flood, river still menaces Jackson

Pearl River's waters flooded parts of Jackson and surrounding areas in 1979 in a deluge that paralyzed the city and led to the evacuation of 15,000 people.

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Related Topix: Jackson, MS, Natural Disasters, Weather, Rankin County, MS

North County Public Radio

Big melt+rain=possible floods. Check for flooding updates here.

North Country rivers are running high with snow melt. 2 inches of rain, possibly mixing with snow, are forecast from Monday into Wednesday.

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MLive.com

West Michigan river flooding: Water levels rise beyond their banks, check the latest forecast

Swollen rivers continue to rise Monday after this weekend's heavy rainfall, prompting fears of at least moderate flooding at a few locations.

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Related Topix: Weather, Mecosta County, MI, Natural Disasters, Grand Rapids, MI, Comstock Park, MI

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