Five years ago: Lake Delton floods

See photos from TODAY'S TMJ4 and the Journal Sentinel.

  • Lake Delton flowing into an impromptu channel that led to the Wisconsin River...and drained the lake nearly dry. | Photo: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

  • Water flowing from Lake Delton taking a house with it. | Photo: TODAY'S TMJ4

  • County A is washed out from the water in Lake Delton. This was a small strip of land the separated Lake Delton from the Wisconsin River. Lake Delton would be on the right and the River would be on the left side of the photo. | Photo: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

  • One of the houses that was damaged by Lake Delton's waters. | Photo: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

  • Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle looks at damage with Brigadier General Don Dunbar Monday afternoon at Lake Delton. | Photo: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

  • The back of a house falls into Lake Delton Monday afternoon as the lake overflows, taking homes and roads with it. | Photo: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel