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June 22, 2013
Two years later, Minot still rebuilding
MINOT -- Two years ago, Jennifer and Ryan Kelley evacuated their 1924, two-story home after city officials said water from the Souris River may break through the city's levee. Jennifer, then a chef at a local restaurant, and Ryan, a senior airman in the Air Force, then spent a few...
June 22, 2013 - 7:18am
Valley City cleans up after storms
VALLEY CITY, N.D. -- Residents here are cleaning up basements and yards after storms Thursday night and early Friday dumped nearly 7 inches of rain on the community. Mark Frazier, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Grand Forks, said Valley City received the highest...
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June 22, 2013 - 6:13am
June 15, 2013
Jamestown Reservoir level dropping
(John M. Steiner / The Sun) A woman and child take a walk Friday on the road leading to the nearly flooded bridge to the island at Jamestown Reservoir.
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June 15, 2013 - 6:18am
June 14, 2013
No clues found in search for N.D. farmer lost in April flood
June 14, 2013 - 6:55am
June 10, 2013
Once-flooded zoo exhibit has a hands-on feel
DULUTH, Minn. -- The barnyard exhibit at the Lake Superior Zoo is back, and it has gone touchy-feely. "This is where someone who has never been exposed to wildlife or nature can step into a facility and actually touch an animal, whether it's a goat or a miniature horse," said Peter...
June 10, 2013 - 6:56am
RRV study will look at flooding effect of surface drains
FARGO -- The Red River Valley landscape is etched with extensive drainage systems designed to remove water from farm fields to prevent crop losses. Critics, including Fargo city officials, have complained for years that the drains exacerbate Red River flood crests. Defenders, including...
June 10, 2013 - 6:04am
May 26, 2013
San Antonio area braces for more possible flooding
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- San Antonio and the surrounding counties along rain-swollen rivers were bracing Sunday for the possibility of more flooding amid storm predictions. The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch for seven counties until 6 p.m. Sunday, saying thunderstorms...
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May 26, 2013 - 2:00pm
May 21, 2013
Federal disaster declaration requested for ND
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple is requesting a federal disaster declaration to help 16 counties and the Spirit lake Reservation recover from spring flooding. Dalrymple sent a letter to President Obama asking for the declaration. If approved, the presidential...
May 21, 2013 - 1:33pm
May 6, 2013
This river will rise
(Logan C. Adams / The Sun) The James River flows south under the railroad bridge in northwest Jamestown Sunday evening. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Friday that releases would hold steady for the weekend at 450 cubic feet per second from Jamestown Dam and 100 cfs from...
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May 6, 2013 - 4:45am
April 30, 2013
Man missing in floodwaters near Minto, N.D.
MINTO, N.D. -- Authorities are searching today for a man whose pickup is believed to have been swept away from a water-covered gravel road Monday evening, near this community in northeast North Dakota. The unidentified driver, who apparently was traveling alone, called for help about...
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April 30, 2013 - 1:54pm
April 29, 2013
Fargo makes final push for flood prep
FARGO -- A year ago, brothers Chad and Jeffrey McCracken were playing disc golf in Moorhead, Minn., during a visit to see their grandparents. On Saturday, with that same Moorhead park under water, the brothers from Maple Grove, Minn., got a lesson in community service in south Fargo,...
April 29, 2013 - 7:21am
Pipestem Creek hits flood stage
The National Weather Service Office in Bismarck issued a flood warning Sunday for Pipestem Creek near Pingree, N.D. The warning went into effect at 8:33 p.m. Sunday. The NWS gauge where Pipestem Creek crosses N.D. Highway 36 recorded the creek's level at 10.1 feet at 8:15 p.m. Sunday....
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April 29, 2013 - 6:48am
April 8, 2013
Many Cass residents wait for buyouts
FARGO -- Steve Syrdal couldn't move away from the floodplain even if he wanted. And he does want to move away.
April 8, 2013 - 4:42am
In the eye of the storm
GRAND FORKS -- Lugging a large modified rain gauge, Bill Barrett of the National Weather Service stepped outside his office in Grand Forks on Thursday to collect snow from a trodden field. He and Mark Ewens, data acquisition program manager, were tracking a key part of the flood...
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April 8, 2013 - 4:41am