"Thousand-year flood" devastates Colorado

Greeley Tribune Photo:  Joshua Polson

Greeley Tribune Photo: Joshua Polson


For a week, what's being hailed as the "thousand-year flood" has soaked much of Colorado -- killing at least eight people and driving thousands from their homes.

Since the weekend, Glen Haven resident Marsha Hobert has been taking refuge in the nearby town of Estes Park.

As the flood waters begin to subside, she -- and other residents -- are coming to terms with the scale of the destruction.

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