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Corps predicts small upstream impact from flood diversion

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — A little more than 2,000 additional acres of land under water as a result of the Red River flood diversion to protect Fargo-Moorhead.
That’s the total area in Richland County and Wilkin County, Minn., that would be submerged in the event…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Corps predicts small upstream impact from flood diversion

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — A little more than 2,000 additional acres of land under water as a result of the Red River flood diversion to protect Fargo-Moorhead.
That’s the total area in Richland County and Wilkin County, Minn., that would be submerged in the event…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Flood advisory issued for Stark County, parts of Billings and Dunn counties

April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for Stark County, southwestern Dunn County and southeastern Billings County because of flood melt in the Heart River and Green River basins as well as small creeks and streams.
The advisory wi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Flood advisory issued for Stark County, parts of Billings and Dunn counties

April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for Stark County, southwestern Dunn County and southeastern Billings County because of flood melt in the Heart River and Green River basins as well as small creeks and streams.
The advisory wi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Ice jams may cause flooding in the Little Missouri River Valley

March 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

As flowing subsides, car-sized ice chunks to stay behind

Ice jams along the Little Missouri River could cause some flooding problems for property owners in low areas along the body of water.

Low temperatures caused wet soil and the river to fre…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sales tax extension considered as part of flood control financing

March 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — With a goal of starting construction on the proposed 36-mile flood channel next spring, Fargo-Moorhead Diversion leaders are considering a complex financing mechanism that may require voters’ approval to extend half-cent sales taxes …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sales tax extension considered as part of flood control financing

March 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — With a goal of starting construction on the proposed 36-mile flood channel next spring, Fargo-Moorhead Diversion leaders are considering a complex financing mechanism that may require voters’ approval to extend half-cent sales taxes …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Flooding affects oil wells near confluence of Yellowstone, Missouri rivers

March 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON, N.D. – State officials are monitoring oil wells that are being affected by flooding near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers, the North Dakota Department of Health said.

The flooding is a result of ice jams downstrea…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Flooding affects oil wells near confluence of Yellowstone, Missouri rivers

March 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON, N.D. – State officials are monitoring oil wells that are being affected by flooding near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers, the North Dakota Department of Health said.

The flooding is a result of ice jams downstrea…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lawmakers worried about more Mo. River flooding

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

Federal lawmakers from states along the Upper Missouri River are asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to disclose the steps it’s taking to prepare for potential spring floods.

Mountain snowpack levels in the Missouri River basin so far this sea…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com