More Residents Evacuate In New Jersey

As the Passaic River in New Jersey threatened to crest to dangerously high levels Tuesday, residents continued to battle the floodwaters that have forced thousands of people to relocate, authorities said.

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    Residents of the home were forced to evacuate. "I woke up and my cat was looking outside the window.
    04/15/2014 - 10:32 am | View Link
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    ... officials are urging residents near flood zones along the Muskegon, Hersey and Middle Branch  rivers in the county to evacuate.  According...
    04/14/2014 - 3:21 pm | View Link
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    04/15/2014 - 1:50 am | View Link
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    04/15/2014 - 12:55 am | View Link
  • Osceola County residents near rivers urged to evacuate
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    04/14/2014 - 8:15 am | View Link
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  • Evacuation Information for Residents
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    04/18/2014 - 1:02 pm | View Website
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    04/17/2014 - 4:14 am | View Website
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    Mar 8, 2014 8:26 PM by Aja Goare - Q2 News. Residents evacuate waterlogged homes. BILLINGS - Flood waters can be inconvenient when they shut down roadways, but when ...
    03/9/2014 - 7:52 am | View Website
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