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Jamestown struggles to its knees

After the flood ripped through Jamestown last September, a wall of mud crushing one of its beloved elders and the thrashing waters partially submerging many of its houses, town leaders had no real doubts about whether they would try to rebuild.

They would. The question was whether the waterlines crucial to permanent residence could be reinstalled in a reasonable amount of time. Continue reading

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