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Monto Hit by third big flood in three years

THEY were told to prepare for a cyclone, but instead Monto was hit by their third big flood in five years.

We spoke to people at the heart of the action when creeks began to rapidly rise after midnight on Saturday morning.

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THE Coalstoun Lake Development Group’s study funding overlooked.

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