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Plan to divert Missouri River water on hold

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FARGO - The government's preferred option to divert Missouri River water to the Red River Valley is on hold while diplomats try to resolve objections from Canadians.


Federal and state officials have recommended a $660 million proposal for transferring Missouri River water to Fargo and other cities in the valley to supplement water supplies in times of severe, prolonged drought.

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