STAFF BLOG STORM TRACKER It Flows North
Running along the Red River recently, I was observing its frozen surface and was struck by its stillness. Once frozen, the visual motion of the river stops for the winter. Its hard surface gives the a... Posted on 11/24/14 at 10:53 PM
The steamer Grand Forks arrived here 100 years ago with 30,000 bushels of grain in barges. It was leaving the next morning to pick up more grain to be unloaded at Oslo, Minn.
The Red River Transportation Co. was finding it impossible to handle all of the demands of grain growers along the Red River, the Herald reported.
I get upset with letters like Richard Betting’s in The Jamestown Sun on April 22. The thought seems to be blame the farmers. The Red, Sheyenne and James rivers just broke records established approximately 100 years ago. I don’t believe there was much drainage then and I know there were not hundreds of acres of concrete and asphalt along the rivers.
April 23, 2009
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