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Oslo, Minn., levees get $3.7 million boost

July 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Over three of the past four springs, Oslo, Minn., residents have watched as the Red River rose out of its banks and turned their town of 320 into an island. Continue Reading

Access to Chippewa County Road 42 in Montevideo to close Monday

June 21, 2012 in West Central Tribune

MONTEVIDEO Access to Chippewa County Road 42 from U.S. Highway 212 in Montevideo will be closed on Monday. Continue Reading

Oslo reinforces levee with 10,000 sandbags

April 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

More than 125 volunteers turned out after strong winds, rains began to erode leveeMayor Scott Kosmatka said the river was about 10 feet lower than the top of the levees Thursday night, but a strong southeast wind started to erode the levee in the southeastern part of town.
“The wave action just ate away at it,” he said. Continue Reading

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Buyout homes move: Levee to be built in Moorhead neighborhood

November 12, 2010 in INFORUM

Jerry and Jackie Nicholson filled their home with love. Continue Reading

$2.9M contract for Montevideo levee

October 1, 2010 in West Central Tribune

MONTEVIDEO The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, awarded a $2.9 million contract to Earthworks Technology, Inc. of Red Lake to build the stage 2 portion of the Montevideo flood control project, it announced Friday.
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