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West / Flooding #169564

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 04, 1997
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(Studio: Renee Poussaint) President Clinton's declaration of parts of California and Idaho as disaster areas due to flooding reported; statistics cited.

(Olivehurst, California: Brian Rooney) The impact of the flooding featured; aerial and ground-level scenes shown of the flooded areas in Olivehurst, California. [Three PEOPLE - comment.]

(Studio: Renee Poussaint) Report introduced.

(Yosemite National Park: Jane Clayson) The flooding in Yosemite National Park featured; scenes shown of water everywhere. [Trapped tourists Doug and Debra HIGHSMITH, two VISITORS - describe what happened.]

(Studio: Renee Poussaint) The results of flooding and landslides across the Northwest reviewed; scenes shown from Seattle and Payette, ID.

Clayson, Jane;
Poussaint, Renee;
Rooney, Brian

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