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Paul Sterling's riverside deck being washed away in the flooding Big Thompson River (credit: Paul Sterling)

Man Who Escaped Big Thompson Flooding Returns To Massive Damage

A man who documented his escape from the rising waters of the Big Thompson River returned to find his home severely damaged, but Paul Sterling still considers himself lucky.

09/21/2013

Damage on Highway 36 after Sept. 2013 flooding (credit: CBS)

CDOT Must Hurry To Get Roads, Bridges Repaired Before Winter

It’s a battle against time and the weather for the Colorado Department of Transportation for roads and bridges that need to be repaired or replaced. The repair crews have to work fast because winter weather will be in Colorado soon.

09/20/2013

A search crew in the Big Thompson Canyon (credit: CBS)

Big Thompson Canyon Search 90 Percent Complete

Seven people are dead due to flooding and three people are missing and presumed dead — all in Larimer County.

09/20/2013

Feet of mud must be removed from the middle of Estes Park but the town is open (credit: CBS)

RMNP, Estes Park Open But Messy

Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park have reopened to visitors but it’s still pretty messy in the aftermath of flooding.

09/18/2013

Shawn Starner looks at his family portrait after it was retrieved by a stranger in the Big Thompson River (credit: CBS)

Portrait Takes Unlikely Float Back To Family Member

Among those missing is a woman in Larimer County who was washed away in the raging waters. The woman’s son was able to salvage one piece of family history after a friend saw a report on CBS4.

09/17/2013

Big Thompson Canyon (credit: CBS)

Copter4 Finally Gets To View Highway 34 Damage

On Tuesday for the first time Copter4 was allowed up the Big Thompson Canyon and could see just how much destruction the Big Thompson River wreaked on Highway 34.

09/17/2013

Jason Breeding talks with CBS4's Nina Sparano (credit: CBS)

Big Thompson Canyon Evacuees Describe Being Stuck After Flood

Amid the organized chaos of the disaster emergency center in Loveland on Monday were reunions, hugs and tears.

09/17/2013

Flooding in Estes Park (credit: CBS)

Colorado Flooding Could Keep Some Tourists Away

A little more than a year after Gov. John Hickenlooper insisted his wildfire-ravaged state was still “open for business,” he may have to throw another lifeline to the state’s billion-dollar tourism industry as the world takes in the startling images of dramatic flood rescues and washed-out roads.

09/17/2013

Big Thompson River flooding on Thursday (credit: Paul Sterling)

Woman Missing From Big Thompson Canyon Presumed Dead

Larimer County sheriff’s spokesman John Schulz says the home was in the Cedar Cove area, right above an area called the Narrows.

09/14/2013

Big Thompson River flooding on Thursday (credit: Paul Sterling)

Man Chronicles Escape From Big Thompson Flooding

Some of the worst flooding has been along the Big Thompson River west of Loveland. One man documented his escape from the potentially deadly flooding.

09/12/2013

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