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After Days Of Rain, Watertown, Delano Deal With Flooding

Following the torrents of rain received over the past several days has arrived the inevitable rising of our rivers. The Crow River is among the first to get a flood warning tag from the National Weather Service, and in excess of 15 feet, it is set to crest sometime Thursday.


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New Rain Ratchets Up Crow River Flood Concerns

So far the earth has been able to absorb the 3 and a half to 6 inches of rainwater that has fallen throughout the county, pushing the Crow River slowly but surely toward minor flood stage.


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Minn. Has 2 Additions To State Water Trail System

Minnesota has two new additions to its state water trail system — the South Fork of the Crow River west of the Twin Cities and the Blue Earth River, which feeds the Minnesota River at Mankato.



Freight Train Derails In Paynesville, Aitkin

A freight train derailment in central Minnesota has sent some rail cars into the Crow River.


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Dayton Issues Emergency Flood Declaration

Gov. Mark Dayton has declared a state of emergency for 46 Minnesota counties impacted by spring flooding.


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Weekend Rain, Snow Heightens Minn. Flood Outlook

A mixture of snow and rain over the weekend in combination with recent a bout of warm weather has raised the flood outlook across Minnesota.



The Rushing Crow River Attracts Gawkers In Delano

Rising flood waters in Delano became a tourist attraction Sunday afternoon as people from all over came to see rushing Crow River.


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Communities Prepping Despite Lowered Crest Forecast

Though no doubt many Minnesotans are beyond through with freezing temperatures by this point in the season, others are breathing easier because of the cold.


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Body Of Man Found In Crow River Identified

Authorities have identified a body that was found in the Crow River on Tuesday.


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Authorities: Body Found In River In New London

A 53-year-old man’s body was found Tuesday in a river in New London, Minn., according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office.