Monthly Archives: October 2013

SATURDAY BEFORE THE 1976 FLOOD

This is the third in a series of articles reflecting on the Big Thompson Flood of 1976. Saturday July 31, 1976 started out like any other summer evening. Our family of six had no inkling that the events of next … Continue reading

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THE CALM BEFORE THE FLOOD

The whirl of the helicopters overhead this past month brings back memories of the Big Thompson Flood of 1976. The hours before the 1976 flood seem like yesterday. The day broke muggy and overcast. At the time I didn’t think … Continue reading

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