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Perham students sandbagging

Floods affecting East Otter Tail County, students responding

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PERHAM - It's wet outside in East Otter Tail, but an hour west of here--it's flooding.

That's why there are several groups, most notably students, that traveled west to the Fargo-Moorhead area this week to toss sandbags.


Squadrons of students departed from New York Mills and Perham this week to volunteer on the front lines of the Red River flood fight. In Perham, 390 students and staff were scheduled to travel to Fargo-Moorhead March 25.

Some township roads flooded

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