Midtown Raleigh News

Josh Shaffer

Walnut Creek, where Raleigh flooding hits hardest – Shaffer

In any hurricane, tropical storm or three-day drenching, a handful of Raleigh spots reliably take the worst blows: Wake Forest Road near the Costco; Atlantic Avenue near Hodges Street; Crabtree Valley Mall. But the neighborhoods that hug Walnut Creek get so routinely pummeled that it’s common to see muskrats swim past.

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Drone video shows widespread flooding around Wake Forest Rd. in Raleigh

Drone pilot Mark Turner captured video of Tuesday's widespread flooding along Crabtree Creek in the area of Wake Forest and Six Forks Roads in Raleigh .
Mark Turner, @mtdotnet
Drone video shows widespread flooding around Wake Forest Rd. in Raleigh 3:08

Drone video shows widespread flooding around Wake Forest Rd. in Raleigh

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Longleaf School of the Arts chorus takes caroling downtown

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Dusty's Service Center owner says goodbye as Boylan Heights faces big changes

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Shaw University students lead 'Stroll to the Polls'