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Flooding can be seen Friday at Kandiyohi County Park 7 on Games Lake in northwestern Kandiyohi County. Four inches of rain fell there late Thursday and early Friday. All county parks have experienced problems because of heavy rains, but all are still open for camping and recreation, officials said. Submitted photo by Nikki Ilgen

Rains causing frustrations at Kandiyohi County parks in west central Minn.

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WILLMAR -- A wet summer has been getting in the way of work and play in Kandiyohi County.

High water and wet conditions have slowed some road and bridge projects as much as a lack of state inspectors has.


County parks are still open for camping and recreation, but a series of heavy rains recently has led to a variety of frustrations for managers and campers.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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