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Red Lake River May Not Flood This Year

One thing on many Crookston residents' minds as the spring nears is the possibility of flood waters invading the comfort of their lives. Each spring they need to prepare for flooding, sandbagging missions, and waterproofing. Tim Froeber, Crookston’s Fire Chief and Emergency Manager, is in charge of the city’s flood preparations for the spring season. Despite the flurry of recent snowfall, the snowpack that will soon melt into the surrounding bodies of water isn't enough to alarm Froeber just yet.
Posted on 26 February 2013