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Harriet Island Flooding Ruins Wedding Plans

Every couple plans their wedding with the hope that it will be the perfect day. But flooding at Harriet Island in St. Paul is causing a lot of anxiety for some brides and grooms-to-be. So far, four weddings have been cancelled because of the swollen Mississippi River, and couples are scrambling to make last-minute changes.

06/28/2014

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St. Paul Declares State Of Emergency, Evacuates Impound Lot

Several pumps are keeping St. Paul’s floodwaters at bay. The ever-widening Mississippi River is attracting curious spectators like Barb Stahowiak. “I’d walk here almost every day during the fall flood, I think it was 2010, and it did not rise like this, not at all,” Stahowiak said.

06/24/2014

Fargo Walking

Floodwaters Rising After Storms Deluge Heartland

Volunteers worked into the night to stack sandbags against rising Midwest floodwaters and evacuate people in its path — or rescue those already under water — after a powerful spring storm system unleashed downpours from Oklahoma to Michigan.

04/19/2013

Northland Flooding

Minn. Power: Floodwaters Apparently Have Crested

The city of Duluth is setting priorities as it begins to plan repairs to infrastructure that was heavily damaged by last week’s flooding, city officials said Monday.

06/25/2012

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Stranded Campers Waiting Out Floodwaters In Aitkin County

Among those waiting for floodwaters to drop are seven stranded campers.

06/21/2012

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In N. Dakota, Flood Attention Turns To Rural North

Officials say floodwaters near two small towns north of Fargo are starting to recede, but emergency crews are prepared to respond to calls for evacuations.

04/11/2011

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Floodwaters Bring Major Inconveniences

As spring floodwaters rise, so does a lot of orange road closure signs.

03/28/2011

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