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April 22, 2017
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20 years stronger; Grand Forks residents remember the flood of 1997
April 22, 2017 - 10:58pm
April 19, 2017
Michael Harvey models the gear he wore to clean out his basement after the 1997 flood. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
1997 flood profile: Michael Harvey
April 19, 2017 - 3:30pm
Former North Dakota Gov. Ed Schafer holds a photo of  first lady Nancy Schafer, with Mayor Pat Owens and Elizabeth Dole, head of the American Red Cross, on a flood tour of Grand Forks in 1997. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
1997 flood profile: Ed Schafer: 'We had to look at the fire and say we've got to let it burn'
April 19, 2017 - 3:27pm
Blizzard Hannah, the fiercest of the eight blizzards in the winter of 1996-97, was the namesake of Hannah Vonasek, who was 2 years old at the time and the daughter of Herald design editor Janelle Vonasek. Hannah's doll, Elmo, also had a blizzard named after him in 1997. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Flood of 1997 profile: Blizzard Hannah meets Blizzard Elmo, and they both survive
April 19, 2017 - 2:03pm
April 18, 2017
Roberta Cox: 'That's all you can do with tragedies ... have fun with the good memories'
April 18, 2017 - 8:55pm
Edith Blinsmon led the fight to save Riverside Manor from being demolished to build a dike along the Red River near the Kennedy Bridge. The historic building was saved and a floodwall built to protect the neighborhood.  photo by Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Flood of 1997: Edith Blinsmon credited with saving Riverside Manor in Grand Forks from wrecking ball
April 18, 2017 - 8:53pm
During a recent visit to the Manvel Elementary School, Grand Forks Herald publishers Mike Maidenberg, left, and Mike Jacobs recount the Herald's occupation of the school during the flood of 1997. Eric Hylden / Forum News Serviceplay button
Herald didn't miss a day and won Pulitzer Prize for its efforts during flood of 1997
April 18, 2017 - 8:51pm
A fire-bombing plane, usually used in forest fires, drops fire retardant on the downtown blaze. The electrical fire in one of the oldest office buildings in downtown Grand Forks , the Security Building, was reported at 4:15 p.m. and was still being fought twenty-two hours later. photo by Chuck Kimmerle/Grand Forks Herald
ND House votes in remembrance of 1997 'devastation'
April 18, 2017 - 5:44pm
April 17, 2017
Sens. Heidi Heitkamp, from left, and John Hoeven speak with opponents of the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion prior to the projects groundbreaking ceremony Monday, April 17, 2017, on the flood diversion at the site of the dam inlet structure south of Horace, N.D.
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F-M diversion breaks ground amid protest
April 17, 2017 - 6:41pm
April 16, 2017
Marlene Dvorak kept a daily journal throughout the Flood of 1997.    photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Flood of 1997 profile: Marlene Dvorak
April 16, 2017 - 2:46pm
Dr. Ann Porter, former principal at Lincoln Elementary, is photographed near a sculpture in Lincoln Park at the site of her former school. Porter made sure her students were safely evacuated from  Lincoln Park during the flood of 1997.photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Flood of 1997 profile: Ann Porter
April 16, 2017 - 1:45pm
Marilyn Hagerty: 1997 flood part of history books now
April 16, 2017 - 12:59pm
Pembina River in Neche on the decline, but rain could change downward trend, weather service says
April 16, 2017 - 12:28pm
A fire-bombing plane, usually used in forest fires, drops fire retardant on the downtown blaze. The electrical fire in one of the oldest office buildings in downtown Grand Forks , the Security Building, was reported at 4:15 p.m. and was still being fought twenty-two hours later. photo by Chuck Kimmerle / Forum News Service file photo
20 years later: The Flood of 1997 -- a ride both blurry and vivid
April 16, 2017 - 11:56am
Mark Bittner, director of engineering for city of Fargo, looks over the floodwall at Oak Grove lutheran School in north Fargo. (David Samson / Forum News Service)
Without 1997 flood, would 2009 fight have failed? First big one's lessons are lasting legacy
April 16, 2017 - 6:00am