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Published March 15, 2010, 11:27 AM

National Guard Mobilizes For Flood Fight

The North Dakota National Guard is mobilizing soldiers and airman to help with flood fighting in eastern North Dakota.

By: Associated Press, WDAZ

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - The North Dakota National Guard is mobilizing

soldiers and airman to help with flood fighting in eastern North

Dakota.

Col. Ronald Solberg says up to 400 guardsmen will be mobilized

by Tuesday for work in the counties of Barnes, Cass, Ransom,

Richland, Sargent, Steele and Traill.

The guardsmen will begin 12-hour shifts doing a variety of

flood-related work, including traffic control and sandbagging.

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