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Souris River to run fast all winter long

November 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Associated Press

MINOT — Officials in the U.S. and Canada plan to move more water through the Souris River this winter than last to lower reservoirs in the basin by next spring — the third anniversary of historic flooding in the region.
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Minot Moves On: Hope in the Magic City

June 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

MINOT Volunteers from across the nation are arriving in North Dakota to bring back hope to the Magic City. Continue Reading

Minot Moves On: Frustration and hope; A year after Souris flooding emotions are mixed in MInot

May 31, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

MINOTFor Dan and Cindy Griffith, the stress of dealing with the Souris River flood is worse now than when the raging river forced more than 11,000 people to evacuate the city last summer. Continue Reading

Souris River flood plan price tag put at $820 million

March 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Engineers have released their 1,500-page proposal to protect areas from Burlington through Minot to Velva, N.D., and also Mouse River Park in Renville County.
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Minot changes flood model

February 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Historic flooding was off the charts
It was a sunny day in August as Doug Johnson, a water resource engineer with the Saskatchewan Watershed Authority, drove on the gravel road that crosses the big earthen dam on the Souris River. Continue Reading

It’s the law: N.D. name for Souris River is Mouse

July 8, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The flooding in Minot has drawn national attention to the Souris River, although in North Dakota it’s supposed to be called the Mouse River. Continue Reading

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