By Natalia Frias on April 9th, 2014 | Last updated: April 18, 2014 at 12:54 pm
The Suwannee River Water Management District has formed a partnership with the county for large repairs to take place in Little River Springs County Park near Branford. After river flooding, the park needs refurbishments to bank failures and damage to the spring bed.
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By Alyssa Fisher on February 27th, 2014 | Last updated: February 27, 2014 at 2:18 pm
A new flood chart will help residents along the Little and Withlacoochee River gauge how they could be affected by severe flooding in the future. Some city officials also believe the chart will be useful for Floridians farther south near the Suwannee River.
Soldiers support Florida boy with cancer – all the way from Afghanistan – A West Palm Beach-based group of soldiers in Afghanistan shaved their heads to support a Mount Plymouth 7-year-old diagnosed with cancer. The men from Florida are a […]
By Joy King on October 14th, 2013 | Last updated: October 14, 2013 at 8:04 pm
The Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle, or MRAP, can safely travel through three and a half feet of water in complete darkness. The 48,000-pound armored vehicle can help rescue people during hurricanes and floods.
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Recent flooding of the Suwannee and Santa Fe rivers, in part caused by heavy rainfall, have forced some tubing and canoeing businesses to shutter, residents to evacuate and caused damage to riverside properties.
By WUFT News on June 30th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:51 am
Official Red Cross Press Release: Melanie Saxon (352) 258-6304 Christian Smith (904) 307-7110 Red Cross Opens Distribution Sites for Supplies while Shelters Remain Open The following Red Cross sites are open for distribution of supplies which include coolers, comfort kits, […]
Tagged Catholic Charities, Christian Smith, Columbia County, Cypress Lake, Deep Creek Community Center, fire station, flood, flooding, Gar Pond, High Springs, Jeff Davis, Melanie Saxon, Pope Store, Red Cross, Richardson Middle School, S&S Store, shelter, Sheriff's Sub Station, Suwannee Coliseum Complex
By WUFT News on June 30th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:52 am
Clay County press release During a fly over on Wednesday around noon Clay County officials found these horses surrounded by rising water off of Sunnyside Drive in Middleburg. They could have moved to higher ground but would not do so […]
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By WUFT News on June 28th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:49 pm
Road & Bridge Closures Update: 1 p.m. June 28, 2012 Lake City – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is providing an update on road and bridge closures in Northeast Florida due to Tropical Storm Debby. Baker and Columbia County […]
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By WUFT News on June 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:43 am
Clay County Emergency Management Office Press Release: Door-to-door damage assessment efforts will begin tomorrow morning (Thursday) at 8 a.m., when teams take to the streets in areas where flood waters have subsided. Assessment efforts will be concentrated in the: Knightboxx […]
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All of the rainfall from what was Tropical Storm Debby is slowly making it way to many of Florida’s creeks and rivers. Several popular North Central Florida waterways are becoming a bit hazardous for public use. Lars Anderson lives where the Ichetucknee […]
Tagged Adventure Outpost, Donna Green-Townsend, flood, flooding, Ichetucknee River, Lars Anderson, North Central Florida, rainfall, Santa Fe River, Tropical Storm Debby, water hazards, weather