Thousands Of Flood Victims Won't Be Home For Christmas

Thousands Of Flood Victims Won't Be Home For Christmas

12.24.2013
An estimated 1,000 victims of the Alberta floods are still out of their homes this holiday season, including a High River couple who will...
High River Giving Up On Neighbourhood

High River Giving Up On Neighbourhood

The Canadian Press  12.23.2013
HIGH RIVER, Alta. - An Alberta town hit hard by flooding last spring has decided to buy out one neighbourhood and leave it undeveloped.High...
6 Months After Floods, Life Still Not Normal In Alberta

6 Months After Floods, Life Still Not Normal In Alberta

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  12.15.2013
HIGH RIVER, Alta. - Deborah Huisman is still grieving the loss of 41 years of memories.She and her husband, Gerry, watched all of their...
The Full Scope Of The RCMP's Alberta Flood Gun Seizures

The Full Scope Of The RCMP's Alberta Flood Gun Seizures

11.28.2013
Documents obtained by CBC News show just how much pressure the Mounties were under to justify to their political masters the decision to...
Will This Stop Future Floods?

Will This Stop Future Floods?

The Canadian Press  11.21.2013
CALGARY - Premier Alison Redford has announced new steps to prevent a repeat of the disastrous floods that struck southern Alberta last...
Staying Put On A Flood Plain

Staying Put On A Flood Plain

The Canadian Press  10.28.2013
CALGARY - So far less than 10 per cent of Albertans who lost their homes in the June floods have decided to accept a government offer to...
Flood's Hardest Hit Town Sets Voter Turnout Record

Flood's Hardest Hit Town Sets Voter Turnout Record

10.21.2013
Motivated by their still-devastated town following the June flood, voters in the town of High River rushed to cast ballots during Monday's...
Okotoks Man Accused Of Doing This With Flood Supplies

Okotoks Man Accused Of Doing This With Flood Supplies

The Canadian Press  10.15.2013
OKOTOKS, Alta. - RCMP in southern Alberta have charged a man with stealing food intended for victims of last spring's flooding.Mounties...
Province Tells Flood Evacuees To Pay Rent

Province Tells Flood Evacuees To Pay Rent

The Canadian Press  10.15.2013
EDMONTON - Flood victims in temporary accommodations in southern Alberta will begin paying rent next month.Municipal Affairs Minister Doug...
Why These High River Residents Are Thankful

Why These High River Residents Are Thankful

10.14.2013
By next year's Thanksgiving, Deborah Moshenko hopes to be living in a custom-built home raised off the ground on the land where her current...
Dams, Dikes, Berms, All On The Table To Prevent This

Dams, Dikes, Berms, All On The Table To Prevent This

The Canadian Press  10. 1.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta has hired two engineering companies to help it find ways to protect people from future devastating floods.The firms...
Deadline Set For Flood Relief Cash

Deadline Set For Flood Relief Cash

The Canadian Press  09.30.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta has set a deadline for people who were affected by the devastating June floods to apply for disaster recovery money.The...
High River Ponds Contain Deadly E. Coli After Floods

High River Ponds Contain Deadly E. Coli After Floods

09.26.2013
Water tests results done for CBC News reveal the potentially deadly E.coli 0.157 bacterium strain in two ponds in High River, Alta. CBC...
Historic Bridge Sacrificed For Flood Prevention

Historic Bridge Sacrificed For Flood Prevention

The Canadian Press  09.25.2013
HIGH RIVER, Alta. - The Alberta government hopes removing a bridge will help protect the town of High River from future flooding.The province...