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Geraldo Chased Irma to Columbus. He and the Mayor Caught Two Whitewater Daredevils

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By Chuck Williams
chwilliams@ledger-enquirer.com

It was getting close to dark Monday night and the worst of the storm was over.

For about 10 hours, I had covered the effects of Hurricane Irma, now a tropical storm, from Midland to Double Churches Road and midtown to downtown, and I was headed home.

Then someone called me and said there was a river rescue in progress. I was not surprised, having seen kayakers on the river a couple of hours earlier.

What I found down by the river was not a rescue.

It was Mayor Teresa Tomlinson —and Geraldo Rivera. And it gets stranger from there.

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