• State avoids floods, but threat remains
    June 29,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    Vermont officials who were monitoring potential flooding are standing down.

    Fears that heavy rains could cause damaging flooding across Vermont less than two years after Tropical Storm Irene turned out to be unfounded Friday morning.

    The state reported that all state roads were open and no local road closures were reported.

    The storm that officials feared would dump up to four inches of rain on parts of Vermont instead tracked west, causing damage in areas of central New York and in the Adirondacks.

    In New York, severe flooding was reported Friday in the Mohawk Valley and the Mohawk River overflowed its banks about 60 miles east of Syracuse..
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    In sifting through my ever expanding Pocket queue of things Ive been meaning to read, I found... Full Story
    An eyewitness said a female driver struck a pedestrian near Wal-Mart downtown. Full Story
    A lack of transparency and breach of trust was on the mind of many as the Rutland... Full Story
    Board of Aldermen question refugee representatives
    More Articles