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White House FINALLY declares California dam catastrophe an emergency… just as residents are allowed to RETURN home

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
By Paul Martin

The White House has approved the California Governor’s request for emergency funding Evacuation order for Butte, Sutter and Yuba counties was lifted dramatically on Tuesday afternoon Officials say enough repairs have been done to secure an emergency spillway at the Oroville Dam They also say they can drain enough water from reservoir above the... »

Eye Witness to Failing Oroville Dam Speaks Out

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
By Paul Martin

By Dave Hodges TheCommonSenseShow.com February 14th, 2017 Can the Federal Government turn this dire situation around? I just interviewed Paul Preston. Paul is a radio broadcaster on Agenda 21 Radio/Red State Radio and several AM stations Paul Preston has been to the Oroville Dam and has seen, first hand, the impending disaster. I asked... »

Oroville Dam Nearing Collapse-Local Officials Begin Evacuations

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
By Paul Martin

By Dave Hodges TheCommonSenseShow.com February 14th, 2017 I have received some incredibly ignorant emails regarding the condition of the Oroville Dam. One email said the government has nothing to worry about and they have “fixed” the problem. If the government has fixed the problem, then why are officials working on the dam 24/7? It... »

California Dam Crisis to Take Weeks to Resolve, 200,000 in Limbo (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
By Paul Martin

SputnikNews.com 14.02.2017 State officials say it could be ‘10-15’ days before the Oroville Dam crisis is resolved, leaving 188,000 Californians unable to live in their own homes. Crews are working around the clock to keep water levels low and repair the eroded spillway that caused the leak. Around 750,000 gallons of water are being... »

Worst Case Scenario: 100 Foot Tsunami Would Wipe Out Entire Cities If There Is A Catastrophic Failure Of The Oroville Dam

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
By Paul Martin

By Michael Snyder TheEconomicCollapseBlog.com February 13th, 2017 The situation at the Oroville Dam has stabilized for the moment, but more storms are coming this week. When those storms arrive, will authorities be able to avoid the kind of catastrophic incident that almost happened over the weekend? As you will see below, it is being... »

Engineers are LOSING the battle to lower water behind California’s crumbling dam by 50ft before new storm hits on Wednesday – after admitting the waters have only dropped 11ft in 24 hours

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
By Paul Martin

Water level at Lake Oroville has only been reduced by 11ft since it reached its capacity on Saturday afternoon Department of Water Resources had hoped to lower it by 50ft before storms hit as soon as Wednesday night Water is being drained from the lake down the damaged main spillway at a rate of... »

Homes beneath California’s crumbling dam lie abandoned as it’s revealed officials were warned about it TWELVE YEARS ago and residents face WEEKS of homelessness amid fight to stop collapse

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
By Paul Martin

Some 200,000 people were forced to flee their homes surrounding California’s Oroville Dam on Sunday They may be displaced for weeks as emergency services race against a forecast storm to stop it from flooding Another one to three inches of rain is due to fall on Wednesday into the already saturated rivers They are... »

“A Never-Happened-Before Event”: As Oroville Dam Drains, A Problem Remains

Monday, February 13, 2017
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com Feb 13, 2017 As discussed previously, the biggest priority for California officials tasked with restoring the damaged Oroville Dam as they race against a coming Wednesday storm, is to plug the hole in the damaged spillway while draining as much water as possible ahead of the coming rainfall. The good... »

Governor Brown: Evacuate Sacremento or One Million Could Die From Oroville Dam

Monday, February 13, 2017
By Paul Martin

By Dave Hodges TheCommonSenseShow.com February 13th, 2017 Almost 200,000 people have evacuated from several Northern California counties after damage to spillways at the Oroville Dam. I have spoken to several people that I know within the area which are impacted from the dam, and these people feel they need to leave right now. The... »

Race Against Rain: Oroville Dam Must Drain 50 Feet by Wednesday

Monday, February 13, 2017
By Paul Martin

by JOEL B. POLLAK BreitBart.com 13 Feb 2017 Officials are releasing water from the Oroville Dam, the nation’s highest, at the astonishing rate of 100,000 cubic feet per second, with the goal of lowering the lake’s elevation by 50 feet before a week of rain and snow hits the region Wednesday. At a press... »

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