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Flood / North Dakota / Ford #42776

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 13, 1976
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(Studio) Minot population prepares for flood.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Minot, North Dakota) Dikes going up along 35 mile of Souris River. Town has had wk. to prepare for flood. April `69 film of flood shown. Minot flooded 3 other times since `69. 1/3 of town to be evacuated by Thursday Furniture stored on high ground. [Evacuee Greg GOUIN - says will move someplace.] Dikes to be put to test for 3 days starting Saturday
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

(Studio) President Ford declares state of emergency for Mimot area.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Dobbs, Greg;
Reasoner, Harry

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