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Waynesville Under Water, Mayor Warns Of More Dangers

Waynesville Under Water, Mayor Warns Of More Dangers

By Nancy Simpson. CREATED Aug 6, 2013

Waynesville Mayor Luge Hardman talking about her devastated town that has been the scene of many dramatic water rescues today.

She's been on the phone with the governor, who's promising a helicopter, boats and more help for people left homeless.

She says the Roubidoux River has reached a record high but Mitchell Creek in west Waynesville is causing the biggest problems.

More rain is in the forecast.


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With a passion for news, Nancy has worked at KTTS for 15 years. Awarded Best Newscast from Missouri Broadcasters Association and recipient of the Edward R. Murrow Award for Investigative Reporting