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  NORTH RIDGEVILLE, Ohio – They came not so much to hear but to be heard and one by one North Ridgeville residents took their…

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  North Olmsted,OH – Things got hot and heavy in North Olmsted Thursday night as city leaders addressed angry homeowners. It was standing room only…

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  MEDINA TWP., Ohio – Flood waters swelled so quickly in Medina Township first responders had to rescue multiple people trapped in their homes. That…

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  NORTH OLMSTED, OH (WOIO) – Clean up is underway at Great Northern Mall in North Olmsted. Tuesday morning, Stanley Steamer trucks were seen outside…

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  VERMILION, Ohio – The sound of pressure washers could be heard throughout the north end of Vermilion’s Riverside Drive neighborhood Sunday as homeowners began…

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  WILLOUGHBY, OH (WOIO) – The Chagrin River started flooding several streets in Willoughby Friday afternoon. To keep motorists safe, city officials have closed the…

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  ROCKY RIVER, OH (WOIO) – The ice jams have broken in Rocky River Friday causing the Rocky River to rise. Authorities say the ice jams shifted and…

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  ROCKY RIVER, OH (WOIO) – In January the Rocky River started to thaw and large pieces of ice took out docks. Then, it got…

An 82-year-old Brooklyn grandmother who survived the Holocaust drowned in a Catskills cottage that flooded when Hurricane Irene roared through, cops said Monday. Rozalia (Leah) Stern-Gluck of Williamsburg had been vacationing in Fleischmanns. She was trapped Sunday in her cottage when a nearby creek overflowed. New York State Police Investigator Jeffrey Moore said more than 6 feet of water […]

Just an awful weather situation setting up for us this weekend.  We are dealing with a system that will basically park itself right over Ohio until further notice.  Saturday will feature widespread showers and storms.  It will still be fairly mild but the threat of rain will ruin any plans.  More rain on Sunday as […]

via BBC News Fears are growing among US residents living along the Mississippi River as rising flood waters threaten communities in states from Illinois to Louisiana. Police officers went door-to-door in Memphis, Tennessee urging residents to leave nearly 1,000 homes near the Mississippi River and its tributaries. Sections of the Mississippi Delta also began to […]

A dam on an eastern Iowa lake suffered a “catastrophic” failure Saturday, sending a massive amount of water into nearby communities and forcing residents to flee, officials said. The Lake Delhi dam, about 45 miles north of Cedar Rapids, failed as a result of “massive rain — a very unusually high amount this season,” according […]