VC mayor well-qualified for flood fight
Published 04/16/2009, Grand Forks Herald
You could say that Mayor Mary Lee Nielson really prepared for this, for leading her city through a historic flood fight that has the hospital ringed by a contingency dike, half the town encouraged to spend a few days elsewhere, the college switching all classes to the Internet and the National Guard filling the sky with helicopters.Word count: 784
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