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  1. Flooding Repairs Continue with More Rain in the ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Many people who live along the creek hope the wet forecast doesn't mean more destruction, especially since they are still dealing with closed roads and detours. Ditches, puddles, and buckled pavement are still all that's left of the end of Winding Road in Fishing Creek Township near Benton.

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  2. Business Donates $50k to Flood VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... recovering from last month's flash flooding. The money was given to Agape, a faith-based charity. People in the Benton area of Columbia County won't soon forget the damage left behind from last month's flash flooding. Leann Allen and her neighbors ...

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  3. Volunteers from Across Country Help Flood VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Volunteers from several states across the country will be staying in Columbia County for three weeks to help flood victims rebuild their lives. One week after floodwaters ravaged parts of Columbia County, communities in the Benton area are still recovering from the damage that Mother Nature left behind.

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  4. Help Available for Flood Victims in Columbia CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Flood victims in Benton and surrounding areas are learning more about what help they can receive in the aftermath of that flooding. The Columbia County Emergency Management center put together a multi-agency resource center at Benton High School for flood victims on Friday.

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  5. American Red Cross, Salvation Army provides assistance to Pennsylvania residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | WENY

    ... will be available to provide assistance at a Multi-Agency Resource Center (MARC) operating today and Saturday in Benton (Columbia County). Red Cross volunteers will also be available to provide assistance at a MARC in Bradford County which will open ...

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  6. The week in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Fox News

    ... People sit on their front porch as floodwaters fill the street around their home in Benton, Pennsylvania, August 13, 2018 ...

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  7. Community-wide Effort to Get Benton Area Residents Back on Their Feet After Heavy FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Folks in the Benton area were hit particularly hard with some stuck in their homes for days after debris shut down the only way out of their neighborhood. In the village of Elk Grove near Benton, it`s a muddy mess that folks living in this Columbia County community are still dealing with, after being flooded out by water from Fishing Creek.

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  8. Officials rescue dozens of rafters on flooded river in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | GlobalNews

    ... into homes in the mountainous coal regions. (David McKeown/Republican-Herald via AP) People sit on the front porch in Benton, Pa., Monday, August 13, as floodwater fill the street and flows around the home. Heavy rains triggered flash flooding in ...

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  9. Flooding Prompts Evacuations in Part of Columbia CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... tells Newswatch 16 this is the fastest it's happened. "Oh, it came like two feet in 10 minutes. Most of it came from Benton, and it just steadily rose." "We're here to pick up day care kids this morning, and that's not going to happen, I don't ...

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  10. Flash Floods Rip through Benton as Fishing Creek RisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Heavy rain caused Fishing Creek in Columbia County to spill out of its banks Monday, causing flooding in Benton and other areas nearby.

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  11. Troopers Investigating Deadly Motorcycle Crash in Columbia CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    According to troopers, Jesse Vansock, 29 of Benton, was on Route 11 just before midnight when an officer with South Centre Township started to pursue him.

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  12. 34th Year For The Benton Championship Rodeo In Columbia CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    The Benton Rodeo Association has been drawing in fans to its championship rodeo and Bull-A-Rama for 34 years in Columbia county. Mel Parks is the general chairperson calling all the shots.

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  13. Cash 5 Lottery Winner Sold in Columbia CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket for the Saturday, July 14, drawing matched all five balls drawn - 14, 29, 30, 31, 43 - to win $500,000. The winning ticket was sold at the Uni-Mart on Main Street in Benton.

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  14. $125K Cash 5 ticket sold in Lancaster CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | ABC 27

    The ticket for Sunday's drawing matched all five balls drawn: 6, 9, 19, 23 and 33 - to win $125,000, less withholding. A ticket for Saturday drawing was sold at a Uni-Mart store in Benton, in Columbia County.

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  15. WK64139 Standard guide for polymer amended bentonitesRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2018 | ASTM Standardization News

    Current goal is to get a guide draft on polymers added to bentonites. This will include terminology, possible polymer types and applications of use and possible suggestions of QC and QA tests, without yet defining them in detail.

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  16. Mountain Top residents prepare to do battle with gypsy mothsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... who served as spokesman for the group, told supervisors residents have been in touch with Triple F Flying of Benton to provide aerial gypsy moth spraying of woodlands in and around the development. The company requires a minimum of 50 contiguous ...

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  17. Columbia County Man Charged in Shooting Death of DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    David Zimmerman told Newswatch 16 he shot and killed the Pitbull mix named Lexi, last month near Benton after it killed his chickens and tried to attack him.

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  18. Hardware Stores Busy After StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... area. For some, that means running a generator and buying supplies to keep that generator running. Even though the Benton area only got a dusting of snow on Friday, hundreds of homes and businesses still lost power. Trees fell like dominoes in some ...

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  19. Benton Area Residents Without PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Damage from the storm on Friday stretched over into parts of Columbia County and some people there are still without power. While the Benton area did not get the snow the northeastern parts of our area got, there was plenty of wind.

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  20. PSU Wrestling Send Nine To NCAA'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | YourErie

    ... Sanderson and his squad will be gunning for their seventh NCAA title in the last eight years. Senior Zain Retherford (Benton, Pa.) was named the 2018 Big Ten Wrestler of the Year as well. Penn State's nine qualifiers include defending NCAA Champion ...

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