Three Years Since Irene
If you’re anything like us here at the Watershed Post, anniversaries sneak up on you.
Three years ago today, Tropical Storm Irene blasted the Catskills with intense flooding, killing several local people and washing away homes and businesses in towns across our region.
We are still humbled by how our community came together during the disaster to help neighbors and to help us cover the storm. Our collected coverage from the flood, including the archive of a 13-day liveblog that was staffed by volunteers night and day, is available here.
Read the full story here.