Be sure to check out Nate Minor’s excellent series of before/after pictures that he’s posted comparing the stages f the Red River.
The river has risen about 20 feet since the winter, most of it in the last week.
Here’s an example looking out at it from the home of John Brummer in south Moorhead in February…
.. and yesterday (photo by Amie Ressler)
You may recall an earlier picture I posted from the river’s point of view…
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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