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Published July 04, 2011, 03:22 PM

Flooding Doesn't Dampen North Dakotans' Resilience

Forty-two years ago, Rae Schobinger's neighbors pitched in to lay sandbags and the city of Minot erected massive levees to try to hold back the normally tranquil Souris River that winds, shady and dreamy, through its center. Much of the town flooded that year, but Schobinger's neighborhood stayed dry.

By: Kim Murphy, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

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