flooding

July 10, 2019 - 1:55 pm
At Wednesday's Sedgwick County Commission meeting, Commissioner Michael O'Donnell requested the City of Derby turn on a groundwater pump for 2 months to help residents of Hancock Acres that have been plagued by flooding. A substitute motion followed, and was passed, that rescinded a motion made in...
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July 04, 2019 - 11:25 am
Flood warnings continue north of Wichita, thanks to drenching overnight rains. Near Gypsum in southeastern Saline County, 8.50" of rain was reported with other measurements of over 5" in Saline, Dickinson and Marion County. The Cottonwood River went out of its banks near and south of Durham, in...
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June 29, 2019 - 8:10 pm
A herd of over fifty cows were swept away during a flash flood in Olmstead County, Minnesota. Watch the latest video at
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June 22, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Residents of a Kansas City, Kansas neighborhood have filed a federal lawsuit over flooding during the summer of 2017 that accuses businesses and local officials of negligence. The lawsuit filed earlier this month by five residents in the U.S. District Court for Kansas accuses the companies of...
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June 22, 2019 - 6:57 am
Heavy rain of around 5 inches caused flooding overnight in Peabody, in Marion County, prompting evacuations of homes along S. Olive Street. There's no word on how many people were displaced and how long they'll be away from their homes. A shelter has been established at Peabody Christian Church. A...
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June 16, 2019 - 9:33 am
More overnight storms moved through the Wichita area, with heavy rain and flooding reported. A Flood Warning remains in effect until 10:15 this morning. Eisenhower National Airport recorded 1.52" of rain, with McConnell AFB at 1.79". Several other places in west Wichita reported over an inch of...
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June 13, 2019 - 7:47 pm
The Mississippi River is dropping below flood stage along many of Iowa's riverfront cities after nearly three months of record highs caused by melting snow and torrential rain. The National Weather Service says the river dropped below flood stage at Guttenberg, Iowa, early Tuesday, and was more...
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June 09, 2019 - 8:47 pm
Residents in Arkansas have begun returning to their homes by boat to check on their property after historic flooding inundated communities. Watch the latest video at
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June 06, 2019 - 5:28 am
After severe storms and near-record rainfall that lead to flooding, Sedgwick County authorities are asking residents to report flood damage. In a post on their Facebook page the county asks any resident who suffered flood damage to their home or business, from direct flood water or ground water...
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June 05, 2019 - 6:27 pm
The amount of water being released into the lower Missouri River will remain at a high level because of all the rain that fell in the area over the last month. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the amount of water being released from Gavins Point Dam on the Nebraska-South Dakota border will...
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