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Fundraiser created for popular Vancouver Island farm market overrun with water

Fundraiser created for popular Vancouver Island farm market overrun with water

GoFundMe campaign set up for Russell Farms Market following flood

Fundraiser created for popular Vancouver Island farm market overrun with water
State of emergency declared for Cowichan Valley after heavy rain, flooding
State of emergency declared for Cowichan Valley after heavy rain, flooding
Langley City resident Joe Melissen and his five-year-old daughter Mae did some paddling in their back yard after heavy rain overnight raised the level of the Nicomekl River in the area of 197 Street and 51 Avenue on Saturday, Feb. 1. Their house was on higher ground above the flood plain, and not affected. (Bryan Grim/special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley City resident Joe Melissen and his five-year-old daughter Mae did some paddling in their back yard after heavy rain overnight raised the level of the Nicomekl River in the area of 197 Street and 51 Avenue on Saturday, Feb. 1. Their house was on higher ground above the flood plain, and not affected. (Bryan Grim/special to Langley Advance Times)
A flood at the Port Mann and the Canadian National Railway shops. Men are in the water, a house, and a railway crossing sign are shown in the flooded area. (Photo courtesy of the City of Surrey Archives / SMA89.064.004)

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A flood at the Port Mann and the Canadian National Railway shops. Men are in the water, a house, and a railway crossing sign are shown in the flooded area. (Photo courtesy of the City of Surrey Archives / SMA89.064.004)
Downtown Grand Forks during spring flooding, May 11, 2018. (Eric Lawson/Grand Forks Gazette)

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Downtown Grand Forks during spring flooding, May 11, 2018. (Eric Lawson/Grand Forks Gazette)