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Major flooding is expected along the Red River into next week

In the wake of heavy rain and snowmelt this past week, flood mitigation efforts are underway across communities that border the Red River in North Dakota, Minnesota and Manitoba, Canada. Scenes of washed-out roads, flooded fields, closed bridges and emergency personnel filling sandbags have become common in these places as a result of the high water. Unfortunately, the reprieve from wet weather will be short-lived along the Red River basin, creating concerns for long-term flooding issues. With t