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Weather Forecast

Minto high school students fill sandbags Thursday in preparation for spring flooding.

Northern valley towns taking no chances with lower flood risk


GRAFTON -- Construction crews are working overtime to build an 18-foot levee along the Park River in Grafton to prevent damage from what could be a record flood.

The work continues, even as confidence spreads around the community that, partly based on recently lowered flood forecasts for the southern half of the Red River Valley, this year's spring flood will not be as severe as originally forecast.

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