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Parts of state recovering from flooding

Motorists make their way along flooded portions of County Highway K in Bristol, Wis., Wednesday afternoon, July 12, 2017. Heavy thunderstorms are causing travel difficulties around southern Wisconsin because of flooding. Numerous municipalities are dealing with impassable streets. (Bill Siel/The Kenosha News via AP)

Flooding in the Midwest closed roadways and knocked out power to thousands, including a suburban Chicago hospital that was forced to close, but residents in the Wisconsin city of Burlington appeared upbeat even as portions of streets remained submerged by water Thursday.

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