Sandbag distribution starts today as Red rises
FARGO - It's go time.
And as the flood fight ramps up today in the metro and surrounding communities, Fargo and Moorhead officials are telling homeowners to build dikes lower than initially planned.
The reason: a new National Weather Service view that the Red River may top out between 38 and 40 feet, a range that does not take into account precipitation that may fall in coming days.
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