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Under ADA, public pools now required to provide handicapped access

March 15, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Today is the first day that most public pools and spas must have permanent lifts, according to Americans with Disabilities Act guidelines. Continue Reading

Wastewater (again), pool on 2012 East Grand Forks City Council agenda

January 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

East Grand Forks’ long and contentious debate in 2011 about sharing wastewater treatment with Grand Forks ended with an October veto by Mayor Lynn Stauss. But the problem of handling its sewage isn’t settled. Continue Reading

UPDATE: Murky water hid dead body in Mass. pool for 2 days

July 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

UPDATED: 7:09 P.M.A preliminary investigation shows “murky and cloudy” water in a public swimming pool helped conceal the body of a drowned woman for two days while people swam there, authorities said Friday. Continue Reading

N.D. lifeguards honored for saving drowning boy

July 30, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Lifeguards who rescued a drowning boy at a Casselton swimming pool are being hailed as heroes.
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