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MSUM opening residence hall for National Guard

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MOORHEAD - A residence hall at Minnesota State University Moorhead that has not been used this year is being prepared to host National Guard members and other area law enforcement personnel who are helping wth the flood effort.

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About 180 beds are available and expected to accommodate 100 National Guard members and 80 law enforcement personnel.

They'll be provided meals by university food service.

Campus Security Director Michael Parks said the campus also is preparing in case facilities are needed to help house dislocated people.

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