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So If The Fraser River Floods...

NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. - In the spring of 2007, British Columbia's Liberal cabinet was briefed on a potentially disastrous scenario: if temperatures climbed above 26 degrees over any two-day period bef...
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Emergencies Declared In Eastern B.C

VANCOUVER - Heavy rainfall has swollen creeks and streams in southeastern British Columbia, where one regional district is warning residents to be extremely cautious around the dangerous waterways.Bil...
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B.C. Interior Flood Warning

VANCOUVER - Homeowners in low lying areas over a wide section of B.C.'s southern and southeastern Interior are being urged to brace for flooding.The River Forecast Centre has issued high streamflow ad...
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Going Home

VANCOUVER - Flooding in British Columbia continues to ease as the weather co-operates.Environment Canada said conditions are about two to three degrees cooler than normal and that's helped the situati...
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Flood-Ravaged B.C. Structures Assessed

SICAMOUS, B.C. - The British Columbia government has joined forces with Red Cross volunteers to assess flood-ravaged buildings in Sicamous as some displaced residents remain out of their homes.Five me...
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B.C. Flood Victims Begin Returning Home

SICAMOUS, B.C. - Life is anything but normal for residents in B.C.'s Shuswap region following recent flash flooding, but evacuation orders are being lifted for two affected neighbourhoods and people a...
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Tourist Season Washed Away In B.C. Town

SICAMOUS, B.C. - About 250 residents of Sicamous, B.C., have been given the green light to return home, days after they and dozens of others were forced to evacuate because of a raging torrent of rive...
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Saskatchewan Sends Help

REGINA - Saskatchewan has sent crews and equipment to help British Columbia respond to extensive flooding which is forcing people from their homes.Several communities along the Fraser River and in the...
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Home Evacuated As Fraser River Rises

VANCOUVER - Emergency officials around British Columbia and even Alberta are on alert as the mighty Fraser River, swollen by a melting snowpack and deluge of rain, threatens to breach dikes and damage...