Powerful winter storm, violent waves test Fargo's levee system
Published 03/31/2009, Associated Press
A powerful winter storm battered parts of North Dakota on Monday, threatening to create wind-whipped waves that could lash the patchwork levee system that has shielded much of Fargo from the swollen Red River. Engineers scrambled to shore up the dikes in hopes of averting the latest potential disaster nature has inflicted on this beleaguered city.Word count: 705
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