Dikes hold back floodwaters near these homes Saturday in Fargo. Associated Press
Red River flow slowly dropping, but the fight is far from over
Fargo-Moorhead got a slight reprieve Saturday, as it appears that, for now, the Red River has crested at a slightly lower level than expected.
While the news brought a sense of cautious optimism to those on the front lines of the flood fight, officials on both sides of the river urged people to stay "on full alert" against breaks in dikes and levees.
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