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Spring Floods #53397

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 12, 1978
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(Studio) Details given of recent spring floods along Red River on border of Minnesota and North Dakota. National Guard and Coast Guard evacuation of people near Manville, North Dakota, reported.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(E. Grand Forks, Minnesota) Area residents' surveillance of dikes built to protect them from Red River described. Is noted that river has stabilized, but that winds and freezing weather create new problems; these outlined, along with efforts of residents to combat them. [Radio ANNOUNCER - gives flood info.] [MAN - has never seen anything like this.] Predicted end to flood threat to community cited.
REPORTER: Ron Miller

Miller, Ron;
Reasoner, Harry

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