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Heavy rains delay Highway 34 paving in Park Rapids

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PARK RAPIDS - Water from heavy rains last weekend washed over Highway 34, prompting some citizen concerns that storm sewers were overflowing on the two-year project through the heart of Park Rapids.


The street under construction was a sea of mud in several areas along the length of the construction when 2 inches of rain fell Friday.

The storm sewers are just fine and weren't re-routed, project contractors said Thursday at their bi-monthly meeting.

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