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The girls bringing the money tot he Red Cross (credit: CBS)

5th Graders Raise A Lot More Than They Hoped For Flood Victims

A trio of fifth graders at a Denver school had a small idea to help flood victims — and it paid off in a really big way after they raised more than 10 times their original goal.

10/15/2013

Flood damage in the Lyons area (credit: CBS)

Red Cross Of Alaska Deploys Helpers To Colorado

The American Red Cross of Alaska says one official and two volunteers from the state are helping people affected by floods in Colorado.

10/12/2013

The Mormon Church near 8th and Holly (credit: CBS)

Red Cross Opens New Shelter For Aurora Flood Victims

Some of the financial relief is already running out for many flood victims, so the American Red Cross has opened a new shelter in Denver for dozens flooded out of their homes in Aurora.

09/24/2013

Heavy equipment being used to start clearing Highway 34 (credit: CBS)

Highways Reopening After Flood Repairs

After days of cleanup and repairs, transportation officials have reopened several state highways in the aftermath of powerful floods that ripped bridges and roads in northern Colorado, severely restricting travel in populated areas.

09/22/2013

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Illegal Immigrants Shouldn’t Fear Applying For Assistance

The federal government is ready to help flood victims but some people are reluctant to apply for it because they are in the country illegally.

09/21/2013

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FEMA Provides $12.3M In Flood Assistance So Far

The Federal Emergency Management Agency says they’ve provided $12.3 million in assistance to Colorado flood victims, with nearly all of the money going to temporary housing and home repairs.

09/21/2013

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CSU Carrying Flag For Those Affected By Flooding

Colorado State players will wear helmet decals honoring the victims of Colorado’s floods as well as rescuers and recovery personnel during Saturday’s game at No. 1-ranked Alabama.

09/20/2013

A horse stranded on a farm in Weld County (credit: CBS)

Texas Red Cross Workers Will Provide Aid In Colorado

American Red Cross workers in North Texas are en route to Colorado to help with the massive relief effort in a state beset by deadly flooding that’s displaced thousands of people.

09/16/2013

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‘Prepare Colorado’ Program Launched To Deal With A Disaster

Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia, the American Red Cross and the state Emergency Management Office are teaming up for the “Prepare Colorado” program.

09/07/2013

East Peak Fire (credit: CBS)

Crews Make Progress On Walsenburg Blaze

Firefighters are making progress on a wildfire that has forced people in 300 homes near Walsenburg to flee.

06/23/2013

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