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Drivers Stuck in Flash Flooding

Updated: 06/26/2013 - Flooded roadways continue to be a big problem. Some Stateline drivers got stuck and that could be quite dangerous.

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Farmers Worried About Flooding

Posted: 06/25/2013 - It seems the rain just won’t end across the Stateline and that has caused quite a bit of flooding. We’re learning that all this rain could start to impact farmers.

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Flood Warning Issued for Rock County

Updated: 06/26/2013 - The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for Rock County following heavy rains and the potential for additional rain through Tuesday evening.

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Restrictions Lifted on Rock River

Posted: 05/23/2013 - A majority of the conditions which resulted in the implementation of the No Wake order on the Rock River north of the Auburn Street Bridge in Winnebago County have subsided.

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Current Flooding Conditions and Clean-Up Measures in Rock County

Posted: 05/23/2013 - The Rock County Sheriff’s Office recognizes that while the water levels on the Rock River are declining, questions remain about current road closures and sandbag disposal. At this time, residents of Rock County will be responsible for their own sandbag disposal efforts. Residents

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Water Test Kits Available for Machesney Park Residents

Posted: 05/04/2013 - The Winnebago County Health Department has delivered to the Village Hall the “free” water supply testing kits for the residents with private wells that were affected by the recent flooding.

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Change in Restrictions for Rivers in Winnebago County

Posted: 04/29/2013 - The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has lifted its restriction which closed the Rock River. The Rock River and Kishwaukee River in Winnebago County are now open.

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Topinka: Flood Recovery Payments to Take Priority

Posted: 04/28/2013 - Illinois Comptroller Judy Barr Topinka released the following statement Wednesday to announce that her office will prioritize state payments to assist with flood recovery efforts.

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Free Well Testing for Winnebago County

Posted: 04/26/2013 - The Winnebago County Health Department will be offering free well testing for submerged private wells due to the April 2013 flooding from Monday, May 6th through Friday May 17th, 2013.

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Golf Course to Re-Open After Flood

Posted: 04/26/2013 - After flooding closed Sycamore Golf Club, the full course will reopen on Saturday, April 27th, 2013.

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Boone County Offers Free Water Tests

Posted: 04/24/2013 - BOONE COUNTY - Boone County residents can receive free water testing if they think their wells have been affected by flooding.

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Flood Impacted Areas Eligible for State Help

Updated: 04/23/2013 - The flooding has been so bad across the Stateline, Governor Pat Quinn has declared many counties a disaster area. Six Stateline Counties remain under a state of emergency since Governor Quinn made the proclamation on April 18th.

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