June 23, 2012 at 1:23 am in Pine Journal
The St. Louis River at Scanlon was expected to crest at 15.5 feet (major flood stage) on Wednesday night. Spafford, Jay Cooke and other area campgrounds were under water and their residents evacuated. Roadways throughout the area were flooded and buckling under the force of rushing water from nearby lakes and waterways.
And yet, it was the little human stories that kept us all going.