High River Flood 2013 – Sunshine Meadows – Stark Contrast

(Click image to enlarge photograph) During the early days of the provincial emergency in High River, High River RCMP took members of the media on a tour of the disaster area in an attempt to show the population the extent of the devastation. On one side of the street, the homes were fine, while on the other, houses sat under water. Keep following Traveling with … Continue reading High River Flood 2013 – Sunshine Meadows – Stark Contrast

High River Flood 2013 – Rescue at Last – Wallaceville

(Click image to enlarge photograph) Rescued in a front end loader, we dipped into the Highwood River, the bucket skimming the turbulent river. We passed by a house in Wallaceville that looked like a scene right out of the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. Three hours later, much of High River would be under anywhere from 8 to 15 feet of water. Follow my blog for … Continue reading High River Flood 2013 – Rescue at Last – Wallaceville