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Thu August 8, 2013
Rain Pounds Missouri Town, Floods Rivers
Originally published on Thu August 8, 2013 3:43 am
In Missouri, several communities have been ravaged by flooding. Among the hardest hit has been Waynesville. The town of about 5,000 people has been hit by rain storms — including some 7 inches on Tuesday, and another 6 inches Wednesday. Nearby rivers and creeks have overflowed.