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Additional voluntary evacuations

Emergency services reports roughly 125 structures threatened or affected by flood waters

 

February 11, 2017

WORLAND - Several ice jams along the Big Horn River continue to cause flooding in and near Worland. Residents west of the railroad tracks between South Howell Avenue and King Road, as well as Bridge Street are being asked to voluntarily evacuate. Roughly 125 structures are either threatened or directly affected by the flood waters, according to a press release.

Residents who have already evacuated will not be allowed to return to their homes for any reason. Please take pets, medications, extra clothing and toiletries with you when you leave.

A Red Cross shelter has been set up in the b...



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