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Floods / Minnesota #202763

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 24, 1969
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(Studio) Midwest weather report
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Granite Falls, Minnesota) Heavy snowfall causes bad spring flooding. Levees built up. Mel Rolfcen tries to save restaurant by preparing it to float. [ROLFCEN - says gets deep enough to swim. Like different world in summer.] Army engineers blast ice to keep run-off moving.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Studio) Minneapolis reports lessening of flood threat.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Pappas, Ike;
Reasoner, Harry

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