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Stay up-to-date on the "biblical" flooding in Colorado with our collected coverage.

Stay up-to-date on the "biblical" flooding in Colorado with our collected coverage.
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Stay up-to-date on the "biblical" flooding in Colorado with our collected coverage.

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Airlift Rescues Resume as Weather Improves

9/16/2013
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After sitting grounded for days during the torrential rain, helicopters return to the fray, airlifting people stranded in the mountains of Boulder, and other counties across Colorado, to safety. (Colorado Public Radio News)

Duration:00:04:00

Flood Damage Likely in the Hundreds of Millions of Dollars

9/16/2013
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With a focus on restoring access as soon as possible, workers begin the long job of assessing the extensive damage to Colorado's roads, bridges and overall infrastructure. (Colorado Public Radio News)

Duration:00:04:00

Better Weather Lets Crews Ramp Up Rescue Work

9/15/2013
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Better weather conditions are allowing rescue crews in Colorado to ramp up their search for those stranded after days of torrential flooding and rain. (All Things Considered)

Duration:00:05:00

Saving a Riverfront Home in Lyons

9/15/2013
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Host Ryan Warner speaks with John King, a Colorado artist who, with the help of his friends, fought to save his riverfront home in Lyons. (Colorado Matters)

Duration:00:08:00

Major Highway Repairs in Colorado Could Take Months

9/15/2013
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At least twenty separate areas of serious road damage have been counted in Colorado, along with more than 30 bridges in need of repair. The CDOT has no way of knowing the true extent of the damage to Colorado's transportation network until the waters recede. (The World, PRI)

Duration:00:04:00

Flood-Damaged Homes:Who Pays?

9/15/2013
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Amy Bach, executive director of United Policyholders, gives us the run-down on how insurance companies will likely respond to claims from flood victims in Colorado. (Colorado Public Radio News)

Duration:00:06:00

Colorado: A State Changed Forever

9/15/2013
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Denver Post reporter Kirk Mitchell joins us for an update on the rescue efforts in Colorado, where over a thousand people remain unaccounted for as a result of flooding in 15 counties. (The Takeaway)

Duration:00:05:00

Evacuations Underway Throughout Colorado

9/12/2013
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The President has authorized the use of emergency disaster relief funding in the wake of Colorado-wide evacuations escaping the worst flood in decades. Authorities urge citizens to take these warnings seriously: just a foot of water, when filled with sand and debris, can feel "like liquid cement." (Colorado Matters)

Duration:00:10:00

Boulder County Evacuates in Wake of Flash Flood

9/11/2013
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Boulder Creek surged over its banks early Wednesday, prompting evacuations throughout Boulder County. We speak with evacuees about their experience with the flood, and the damage dealt to their homes. (Colorado Public Radio News)

Duration:00:05:00