Detroit Lakes Armory prepares for evacuees
As the City of Detroit Lakes shifts from helping with sandbags to helping with shelter and food, National Guardsmen at the Armory are preparing for a crowd.
As of Friday afternoon, no Fargo-Moorhead area evacuees had arrived yet, but Jim Bakkila, a readiness non-commissioned National Guard officer for Detroit Lakes and Bemidji, said he expected evacuees to start arriving later this evening and throughout the weekend.
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