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Western New Brunswick Flood Clean-up

Western New Brunswick Flood Clean-up

| May 29, 2014

Flood recovery continues in Western New Brunswick. Stewart’s Home Hardware and Furniture in Woodstock is still without power after suffering extensive damage. Stewart’s Home Hardware has been a staple in Woodstock for 100 years was hit harder than it ever has been by floods, the severity of the flooding is described by co-owner Harold McLellan, […]

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Forecasters and Emergency Management Monitor Rain on the Way

Forecasters and Emergency Management Monitor Rain on the Way

| April 21, 2014

Well it’s almost the end of April, but snow is still on the ground in some areas and with above freezing temperatures means more snow melt, and we even have some rain on the way this week. “At this point, the current thinking is that the rivers should be able to handle this, however given […]

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Heavy Flooding Throughout New England

Heavy Flooding Throughout New England

| April 16, 2014

Heavy flooding throughout northern New England has caused at least one fatality and emergency officials have evacuated downtown areas in some Maine towns. Officials in all three states advise residents to avoid flooded roadways and prepare for overflowing rivers. Maine emergency management officials said flooding in Maine is statewide and the state is likely to […]

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Caswell Man Dies After Being Swept Away by Floodwaters

Caswell Man Dies After Being Swept Away by Floodwaters

| April 16, 2014

At about 9:20 Tuesday night, a report was received that Paul Oliver (age 74) of Caswell was missing after attempting to move his truck through a flooded portion of Oliver Road in Caswell. Oliver had moved his truck across the flooded dirt roadway and attempted to walk back across the flooded road to his residence. […]

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Roads and Locations Affected by Flooding

Roads and Locations Affected by Flooding

| April 15, 2014

ROADS AND LOCATIONS AFFECTED BY FLOODING INCLUDE: AT FORT FAIRFIELD: DORSEY ROAD STRICKLAND ROAD GRIMES ROAD CURRIER ROAD FOREST AVENUE RIVERSIDE AVENUE IN ADDITION…ROUTE 1A ACROSS THE AROOSTOOK RIVER HAS BEEN CLOSED AT CARIBOU: LIMESTONE ROAD MADAWASKA ROAD AT LIMESTONE: WARD ROAD GRAND FALLS ROAD AT BRIDGEWATER ROUTE 1 AT WASHBURN: MAIN STREET GARAGE STREET […]

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