This is the sort of flooding we see in March in western Minnesota but this time it’s because of 6 inches of rain that fell overnight in Luverne. Some people were stranded on Interstate 90 when the water covered the roadway. The highway was closed west of town.
Chad Smith posted this video this evening of a portion of his drive through town.
And Sioux Falls, South Dakota, where 4.5 inches of rain fell..
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Bob Collins retired from Minnesota Public Radio in 2019 after 12 years of writing NewsCut and pointing out to complainants that posts weren’t news stories. A son of Massachusetts, he was a news editor 1992-1998, created the MPR News regional website in 1999, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.