Oslo gains island status as roads close
Published 03/29/2009, Grand Forks Herald
Officials rule out explosives, employ variety of other tactics to fight flood.
By land, air and water, Oslo and its allies fought the enveloping Red River on Sunday, raising dikes, closing roads, running rapids and calling in air power to strike at stubborn ice jams.
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.