'We are here for the duration': Homeland Security leader Janet Napolitano tours flooded Minot area
MINOT, N.D. - The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security assured local and state leaders that the federal government is dedicated to flood recovery throughout North Dakota.
"We are here for the duration," she said Wednesday in front of the receding Souris (Mouse) River near Minot City Hall.
Napolitano took a helicopter tour Wednesday in Minot, which still remains inundated by water in most damaged areas.
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