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Manitoba flooding: Updates from CBC reporters in the field

Manitoba has declared a provincial state of emergency as communities brace for floodwaters flowing east from Saskatchewan. Follow updates from CBC reporters in communities across the province.

Updates from the field, practical information on road conditions, flood relief

Water surrounds a cottage on Margaret Lake in Otter Falls, in the Whiteshell area on June 30, 2014. (Bert Savard/CBC)

Manitoba has declared a provincial state of emergency as communities brace for floodwaters flowing east from Saskatchewan in the coming days.

Heavy rainfall in the last week of June washed out roads and highways, filled people's basements with water, and forced the evacuation of hundreds of homes in the province's southwest and Interlake region.

Stay up to date on the flooding situation with tweets from CBC reporters in communities across the province.