- Swisher Rejects County Minimum Wage Plan
- Metro Gathers for Marching Band Classic
- CR Woman Shaken by BB Gun Damage
- Swisher Weighs In on Minimum Wage
- CASA Asks for Volunteers to Fill Demand
- Rumored Threat Against IC West High
- Authorities Investigating Anamosa Fire
- Washington High School to Mark Repairs
- Woman Leaps After Apartment Fire
- Governor Brown Bans Redskins Name
- Quaid Held on Fugitive Charges
- WineStyles Tasting Station to Open in CR
- Anheuser-Busch InBev Raises Bid
- Rand Paul Cancelling 2 Iowa Events
- Haunted House Requires Waiver
- Wash. Post Reporter Convicted in Iran
- Trump Faces Tough Questions at NH Event
- GOP Consultant has Cancer
- IA Lawmaker Passes Away
- Vestereheim Norwegian-American Museum
- Hy-Vee Offers Grocery Shopping Online
- Nebraska Faculty Stand behind UI
- Police Removed From Assange Watch
- Cedar Falls Optometrist Suspended
- New Farmers and Ranchers Receive Grants
- American POWs Visit Japan
- RAW: Cornell College Professor Hans Hassell talks the Speaker of the House Race and Donald Trump's fall from grace
- RAW: Senate Candidate Rob Hogg talks Senator Grassley, Senator Ernst and why he should go to D.C.
- One Dead in Winneshiek County Crash
- Two Rescued from Waterloo Fire
- Dell Buying EMC In Massive Tech Deal
- Crews Battling Large Fire in Linn County
- North Liberty Library Art Unveiled
- Film Fest Highlights Road Less Traveled
- Your Suggestions Watching Leaves Change
- State Rep. Advocates for Solar Using Family History
- Fundraiser Planned for Project Storm Drain Safety
- Candidate Forums Set in Linn County
- Technical Issues Delay Southwest Flights
- UPDATE: Motel Explosion Victim Dies
- 1 Killed in I-80 Crash
- Teen Arrested After Des Moines Homicide
- Actor Randy Quaid Detained at Border
- Million Man March Marks Anniversary
- Volunteers Give Back in Moundview
- Businesses Celebrate October
- Hundreds of Cars on Display in Fairfax
- UI Homecoming Parade a Success
- Quilts Honor Veterans
- Iowa Pheasant Population Rebounds
Mandatory Evacuation Issued for Parts of Rural Johnson County
Updated: Saturday, June 1 2013, 08:20 PM CDT
JOHNSON COUNTY, IA (CBS 2/FOX 28)--Earlier today, mandatory evacuations were ordered for residents in rural Johnson County.
One of them is for sand road south east where Judy Stebral and her husband have lived for 50 years.
She says she gets a feeling of deja vu every time she sees the flood waters in her backyard.
"When it happened in '93, you think it won't happen again and 15 years later 08 it did and here we are again five years later,” she said.
While the Stebrals say they are not going to evacuate yet, they also say they are prepared and have plans already in place if the flood waters continue rise.
"If we feel we need to leave we will. Absolutely if we don't have any other choice but we feel right now we have a choice, even though they are saying mandatory,” Stebral said.
She has even started placing markers on her water filled backyard to monitor the levels of the water.
"It is hard, I have to admit it really is hard to be here but what other choice do we have at this stage in our life."
People who are out of their homes can get help through the united way of Johnson county disaster services.
Right now, they are set up in the Johnson County Fairgrounds, for better response.