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The North Foster Drive area was one of many areas of East Baton Rouge Parish which flooded last year. Here's what it looked like on Aug. 15, 2016.

ADVOCATE FILE PHOTO BY BILL FEIG

To mark the one-year anniversary of the August 2016 flood, WBRZ, Channel 2 will extend its 5 p.m. newscast to 90 minutes on Monday. 

The special will focus on the area's recovery, with live reports by anchors Michael Shingleton, Sylvia Weatherspoon, Chris Nakamoto and Brittany Weiss from north Baton Rouge, Ascension and Livingston parishes.

There also will also be several segments from the station's weather and sports anchors and reporters.

WBRZ, Channel 2 is on cable Channel 5.