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Searchers look through a car in the Big Thompson River west of Loveland. Some of the victims of the flood were found in their cars. (credit: casfm.org/Dave Buresh)

Big Thompson Flood Remembered 38 Years Later

The Big Thompson flood struck 38 years ago, claiming the lives of more than 140 people.

7 hours ago

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Volunteers Pack Sandbags In Loveland In Advance Of Flooding

Volunteers were out all day packing sandbags in Loveland on Friday hoping that all of the hard work will help save homes.

05/31/2014

Rising Big Thompson River levels will keep this home from being demolished (credit: CBS)

Flood Threat Rises With Heavy Rain And Snowmelt

Heavy rain combined with the spring snowmelt is a concern in those areas that flooded last fall and caused a lot of damage.

05/07/2014

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Crews Demolishing Flood Damaged Homes

Crews in Larimer County will start demolishing a home damaged in the flooding last September.

05/06/2014

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Crews Tear Down Historic Colorado Ranch Lodge

Crews tore down what was left of a damaged historic Colorado ranch lodge on Friday.

04/04/2014

Big Thompson Canyon flood damage on Highway 34 (credit: CBS)

Highway 34 Reopens In Big Thompson Canyon

One of the last major highways closed by the September floods is back open.

11/21/2013

Road repair work in Coal Creek Canyon on Nov. 4, 2013 (credit: CBS)

Coal Creek Canyon Residents Frustrated By Continuing Closures

Monday’s opening of Highway 36 following flood repairs was welcome news to many, but it has some Jefferson County residents feeling like officials are playing favorites with the priorities for the recovery.

11/05/2013

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Portion Of Hwy. 34 In Big Thompson Canyon To Reopen To Residents Only

People living in Drake or who own property in that area will be allowed to return via Highway 34 this weekend.

10/18/2013

The National Weather Service’s Bob Glancy talks with CBS4's Alan Gionet (credit: CBS)

The Floods Leave A Legacy In Colorado

Rocks the size of cars pushed downstream. If you’ve ever hiked or driven along a canyon in the mountains, you wonder how many eons it took to create so much erosion. The answer may not be eons at all.

10/14/2013

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Colorado No Stranger To Flooding, Extreme Conditions

Looking for a silver lining from last month’s historic and devastating floods that struck Colorado may be hard but scientists are using the disaster as a learning experience.

10/11/2013

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