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Rising waters slowed by the cold and snow


CLARA CITY -- A return to sub-freezing temperatures gave area flood fighters a reprieve, but worries remain about the additional moisture held in the 6-12 inches of snow and slush that now blankets the landscape.

Volunteers completed additional sandbagging Tuesday but faced no imminent emergencies Wednesday morning. Clara City Administrator Windy Block said Hawk Creek appears to have come down by about 6 inches from Tuesday.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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