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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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Washburn Pump Project Working Well in Community

| December 11, 2013

A project that was initially a DRAIN on the Washburn Water and Sewer District is now reaping success.  Behind this locked door, UNLOCKS a project that’s got the Washburn Water and Sewer District PUMPED. They put in this pump station a year ago and it got off to a slow start because of some initial problems, […]

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Heat Exhaustion

| July 5, 2013

It’s hot, it’s humid, it’s summer. While some folks are enjoying the recent weather we’ve been having, doctors are reminding them to stay safe. News Source 8’s Jenna Callari has a closer look at one condition that can potentially be dangerous if the proper precautions aren’t taken.

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Medical Monday 4.1.13: Importance of Drinking Water

| April 4, 2013

Dehydration takes place when your body loses more fluid than you drink. When too much water is lost from the body, the organs, cells, and tissues fail to function as they should. And that can lead to serious health problems. But Shawn Cunningham has the answer of how to avoid the dehydration DRYOUT in this […]

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Patten Experiences Weekend Rain Damage

| June 27, 2012

Closer to home, in Patten, 8.05 inches of rain fell this weekend, causing a number of road washouts. The town is now working to figure out where they go from here. Shawn Cunningham reports.  

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