Other veiws: Flood fight has moved to Minot
Published 06/24/2011, The Jamestown Sun
The only North Dakota natural disaster comparable to what is unfolding this week in Minot is the Grand Forks flood of 1997. The northern Red River Valley city was evacuated as levees along the swollen Red River failed. At the time, it was one of the largest mass urban evacuations in U.S. history.Word count: 402
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