flood http://northernpublicradio.org en One Year After The Floods: Marseilles Still Recovering http://northernpublicradio.org/post/one-year-after-floods-marseilles-still-recovering <p>It was a year ago today torrential rains triggered a disaster along the Illinois River in LaSalle County. Seven barges crashed into a dam in Marseilles, causing millions of dollars in damage. &nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:39:27 +0000 Susan Stephens 46185 at http://northernpublicradio.org One Year After The Floods: Marseilles Still Recovering 11 Counties Declared Federal Flood Disasters http://northernpublicradio.org/post/11-counties-declared-federal-flood-disasters <p></p><p>Eleven Illinois counties were declared federal disaster areas Friday evening, paving the way for people and businesses to get more help with flood recovery efforts. President Obama approved Governor Pat Quinn’s request for federal help in the aftermath of mid-April flooding.</p><p> Sat, 11 May 2013 02:35:12 +0000 Susan Stephens 29701 at http://northernpublicradio.org 11 Counties Declared Federal Flood Disasters Storm-Related Closings: Thursday, April 18th http://northernpublicradio.org/post/storm-related-closings-thursday-april-18th <p></p><p>We’ve received a lot of rain here in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin, and more is on the way. The following is a list of some of the closings and cancelations due to extraordinary flooding in some parts of our listening area:</p><p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 20:04:45 +0000 Susan Stephens 28571 at http://northernpublicradio.org Storm-Related Closings: Thursday, April 18th Officials Watching Water Levels In Northern Illinois http://northernpublicradio.org/post/officials-watching-water-levels-northern-illinois <p> The Village of Utica is advising resident who live south of downtown to evacuate this evening. The LaSalle County town is expecting record-flooding from the Illinois River.</p><p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 11:19:37 +0000 WNIJ 28537 at http://northernpublicradio.org Officials Watching Water Levels In Northern Illinois