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1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

Flood outlets could be done in three years, Pallister says

THE province could build the needed outlets to lower Lake Manitoba in less than half the time the province says it needs, Opposition Leader Brian Pallister says.

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5 hrs ago | Transitions Online

Lost in the Flood

Svetla Rumenova had just finished frying a pan of fish for dinner when the flash floods came.

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10 hrs ago | Crow

Action needed to fix persistent flooding problem at Royston junction

Action is needed to tackle persistent flooding of a Royston junction which has been regular headache for 25 years, says one concerned neighbour.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Jersey Journal

New tide gate in Wood-Ridge to curtail Meadowlands flooding

WOOD-BRIDGE - A new tide gate in Berry's Creek will help corral the salty tidal water that would otherwise regularly flood Meadowlands towns.

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The Jackson Sun

Flash flood warning issued for parts of Madison and surroundinga Flash ...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a flash flood warning for Chester, Hardeman, Henderson and Madison Counties until 6:15 p.m. Flash flood warning issued for parts of Madison and surrounding counties The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a flash flood warning for Chester, Hardeman, Henderson and Madison Counties until ... (more)

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The Jersey Journal

Flood project study still needs more federal funds to be completed

CRANFORD - More federal funding is still needed to complete a study for a multi-million-dollar project being proposed to help reduce the effects of frequent flooding in Cranford and surrounding towns.

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The Tribune

Clemson students rebuild SC Botanical Gardens

After a nearly unprecedented flood destroyed the site, the South Carolina Botanical Garden is almost as good as new - because of the work of more than a dozen Clemson University architecture students.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Flash Flood Warning: Rainfall poses threat of debris flow for burned areas

KHQ.COM - According to the Washington Interagency Incident Management Team, potential afternoon thunderstorms expected Wednesday are a concern for the Carlton Complex fire because of the possibility of heavy rain and lightning strikes.

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DNA India

Odisha flood affects 2 lakh people; four killed, one missing, say officials

At least four persons were killed and another missing in the floods due to incessant rains leading to breaches in the embankment of river Baitarani while water level has started receding in all rivers, officials said on Wednesday.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Flood warning in effect for central Indiana

Heavy rain led to flash flooding at trouble spots across central Indiana. A flood warning is in effect for Marion County until 12:30 pm.

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WESH-TV

Heavy rain causing flooding concerns in part of Central Florida

CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. ALL BEACHGOERS ARE URGED TO SWIM NEAR LIFEGUARD TOWERS.

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Bellingham Herald

Fire-weary Washington communities face new threat in flash floods

And no one who's seen the destruction wrought by March's Highway 530 mudslide in Snohomish County can disagree with these chilling words in the "flash flood watch" the weather service issued:"Rushing water and debris, including trees and rocks, can damage or destroy culverts, bridges, roads and buildings."

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Daily Echo

MP slams ministers for not hitting flood hit town

It is five months since large areas of Romsey were under water after the River Test burst its banks causing misery for homes and businesses.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

CBS Local

Minnesota Wants Say In Red River Diversion Lawsuit

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wants to participate in a lawsuit challenging a Red River diversion project so it can be heard on arguments about state regulation.

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ABC News

Lockhart Council endorses flood studies but admits it'll take years to implement mitigation measures

The council engaged a consultancy firm after the 2010 and 2012 floods to develop flood studies for Lockhart and The Rock.

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Inhabitat

Could a Spillway Bar Pavilion Manage Seine Flooding in Paris?

With water levels rising worldwide , there's a very real risk of floods in any city that has a river at its core, and architect Dr. Margot KrasojeviA has envisioned a dynamic pavilion that could play a vital role in Paris' flood control infrastructure.

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Bluffton Today

VIDEOS: Heavy rain, flooding hits Savannah

Some areas of Savannah saw almost 5 inches of rain Monday afternoon, causing numerous accidents and flooding across the city.

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Home

Eddyville gets $1M federal grant for flood project

The city of Eddyville is getting more than $1 million to improve its stormwater handling system to protect the city from Des Moines River flooding.

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Mansfield Chad

Southwell flooding festival narrowly avoids flash floods

A festival to help boost funds to protect a town from flooding narrowly missed being affected by flash floods at the weekend.

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Evening News

Norwich street floods seven times in two months

Sunday marked the seventh time since May that people living there faced fear and anxiety that their homes would fill with water again.

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