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Time for sandbagging

August 23, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Placing sandbags in Jamestown will start this week, according to Reed Schwartzkopf, city engineer. The plan for the process of sandbagging is still a work in progress.
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Bismarck-Mandan sandbaggers offered T-shirts for overnight shifts

June 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The goal is to make 250,000 sandbags. The first 50 people at each location for each shift will receive a “Race to Sunrise” T-shirt Continue Reading

Getting it done

April 13, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Although not a high turnout, volunteers help residents north and south of Grand ForksVolunteer turnout was sluggish Tuesday and Wednesday as homeowners north and south of Grand Forks sought help sandbagging. Continue Reading

Fargo wraps up fight, Moorhead optimistic about Friday

April 7, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Fargo’s flood fight was largely wrapped up Thursday, and Moorhead officials were hopeful final sandbags will get placed Friday as the Red River swelled toward an expected crest of 39 to 40 feet sometime Sunday. Continue Reading

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