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A house in Left Hand Canyon being marked after it was checked by FEMA search and rescue crews (credit: CBS)

Search & Rescue Ground Team Makes Way Up Left Hand Canyon

The mouth of Left Hand Canyon is an absolute mess after the flooding. Homes are under water and cars are scattered about — all from a very small creek.

09/17/2013

(credit: Ted Krohn)

Flooding Brings Tales Of Rescues, Improvisation

As people came down from the flooded foothills of the Colorado Rockies, they brought tales of dramatic rescues, heartbreaking loss and neighbors coming together to protect their families and homes. Here are a few of their stories:

09/15/2013

Boulder County Sheriff Joe Pelle (credit: CBS)

Rescuers Issue Stern Warning To Evacuees

As rescuers broke through to flood-ravaged Colorado towns, they issued a stern warning Saturday to anyone thinking of staying behind: Leave now or be prepared to endure weeks without electricity, running water and basic supplies.

09/14/2013

Lyons flooding (credit: CBS)

National Guard Resumes Lyons Flooding Convoys

National Guard troops have resumed truck convoys to ferry stranded Lyons residents through the floodwaters to shelter.

09/14/2013

Jamestown evacuees land at Boulder Municipal Airport (credit: CBS)

FEMA Arrives To Help Find Unaccounted For Jamestown Residents

Conditions were so bad in Jamestown the only way out for stranded residents was to be airlifted by military helicopters. The rescue involved almost 300 people.

09/14/2013

Tammy and George Ackerman of Lyons took this photo and wrote "High water everywhere, several bridges gone."

National Guard Arrives In Lyons, Town Closed Off

No one can get in or out of the town of Lyons after overnight flooding. The National Guard has made it into Lyons to help those trapped there.

09/12/2013

Highway 72 is washed out in Coal Creek Canyon (credit: Jefferson County Sheriff)

Disastrous Flooding Causes Heavy Damage, Forces Evacuations, 3 Dead

Flooding has caused heavy damage in parts of 3 counties and Boulder County is in a state of emergency. Evacuations have been ordered in Big Thompson Canyon.

09/12/2013

Kids at the Balarat Outdoor Education Center (credit: CBS)

Free Children’s Camp For Cancer Survivors Needs More Enrollees

There’s a new summer camp especially for children who have survived cancer. It’s a week in June in the beautiful outdoors and it’s free. The only problem is the Camp Courage needs children.

05/15/2012

Solange Haikkala (credit: Facebook)

Murder-Suicide Suspected In 2 Jamestown Deaths

Boulder County sheriff’s investigators say they believe a single mother whose body was found in Jamestown in September was sexually assaulted and killed by a sex offender who then killed himself.

11/22/2011

An image from the fire (credit: CBS)

Fire Badly Damages Home In Jamestown

Investigators still aren’t sure what sparked a fire that badly damaged a home in the foothills west of Boulder on Tuesday.

11/15/2011

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