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North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple walks away from a North Dakota National Guard helicopter after taking aerial tour of the damage caused by the flood waters from the Souris River Friday, June 24, 2011 near Minot, N.D. Dalrymple says the Souris River is flowing over most levees in Minot as it surges past a 130-year-old record level. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Dalrymple invites Obama to tour North Dakota flood areas

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Gov. Jack Dalrymple has invited President Barack Obama to tour the flood devastation in North Dakota.

Dalrymple spoke on the phone with the president this afternoon and thanked him for the presidential disaster declaration, Dalrymple spokeswoman Jody Link said.


Dalrymple also invited the president to take an aerial tour to see what's happening with the Missouri and Souris rivers, as well as Devils Lake.

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