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Iowa Flood

Hundreds Evacuated After Rising Floodwaters Become Critical

AP | By DAVID PITT | Posted 08.25.2013 | Green

NEW HARTFORD, Iowa (AP) — Even as he rowed his flat-bottom aluminum boat down New Hartford's Main Street, Jim Johnson didn't seem especially concern...

Teenage Girl Killed As Hundreds Flee Raging Iowa Floods

AP | MELANIE S. WELTE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

DES MOINES, Iowa — A 16-year-old girl died Wednesday when raging floodwaters swept three cars off a road near Des Moines, and hundreds had to ev...

Cedar Rapids struggles to endure historic flood

AP | AMY LORENTZEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — The Cedar River poured over its banks here Thursday, forcing the evacuation of more than 3,000 homes, causing a railroad br...