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Slight overflowing north of Lac-Saint-Jean

Although the region is still spared by the floods, at least two municipalities in northern Lac-Saint-Jean have found stream overthrow fortunately without too much consequences, Sunday.
A brook running through the town of Girardville emerged from bed in the morning due to a slight ice jam under a culvert. Mayor Michel Perreault, however, confirmed that the situation returned to normal at noon hour after a team cleaned the obstructed culvert grid that caused the overflow on the streets. at the northern entrance of the municipality.

Then, on the Saint-Méthode side, several local citizens noticed a similar situation after an ice jam was created under a culvert spanning the Ticouapé River. A section of Range North was flooded and closed to traffic for an indefinite period. Access to the rank Baril was done exclusively by Normandin, Sunday. Pierre-Alexandre Maltais

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Alan Carter
Alan Carter
Alan Carter has been a reporter on the news desk since 2015. Before that she wrote about young adolescents and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Koz Post, Alan Carter worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella.