• 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
    The Shumlin administration and legislative leaders are questioning aspects of a renewable energy... Full Story
    BENNINGTON The owner of a Pownal GMC dealership was fined $1,000 on Friday after pleading... Full Story
    BENNINGTON A local man is being held in the Rutland jail after two people said he brandished a... Full Story
    More Articles