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Water shortage remains concern in Red River Valley

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FARGO -- The Red River Valley is plagued by the curse of alternately battling too much and too little water as the climate fluctuates between intense floods and droughts.


On paper, Fargo-Moorhead is trying to tackle both problems at once.

In the wake of last spring's record flood, plans are taking shape for a possible diversion channel to protect Fargo-Moorhead from flooding that comes with a projected cost in the $1 billion range.

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