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49 min 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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49 min 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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1 hr 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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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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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

WNFL-AM Green Bay

More flood warnings across Wisconsin

An aerial view of the Wisconsin River Dam at Prairie du Sac, Wis., from an UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter June 11, 2008.

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The Star Online

Solomons flood victims 'terrified' after quakes

A series of powerful earthquakes off the Solomon Islands sparked panic in evacuation centres filled with victims of an earlier flood but apparently caused no serious damage, aid workers said Monday.

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WISN-TV

Sheboygan, Mequon under flood warnings

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Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

Lakefront houses and camps inundated by water in Black Lake flood

Guy E. Simmons's weekend was far from relaxing as he spent Sunday preparing for the worst at his seasonal home, 3618 County Route 6 in Edwardsville.

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Scoop

PM, Opposition Leader Visit Flood Stricken Guadalcanal

PM Lilo and Dr Sikua on the Balasuna Bridge on Sunday. The bridge has been cleared off debris and is now accessible for vehicles.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Brandon Sun

Southern Ontario, Quebec on flood watch with heavy rains on the way

Logan Smith rows a boat in the flooded yard of his neighbour in Foxboro, Ont., just north of Belleville, on Sunday April 13, 2014.

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