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Spring Rain, Snowmelt May Cause Localized Flooding, Road Closures

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Spring rain, melting snow and culverts and catch basins plugged with ice can cause water to back up onto highways. The Minnesota Department of Transportation wants to remind motorists to be watchful for flooded areas as water can rise quickly. In many areas, ditches are filled with snow and the roadway shoulders have high banks of …

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Early Spring Gardening Prep – Focus 3/10/19

This weekend on Focus, my guest is Robin Trott,  Douglas County Extention Educator, University of Minnesota.  We discuss the effects of all of the snow we have these days, potential flooding, the emerald ash borer, how to start prepping for gardening, and how to best feed the birds.   Listen now:

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