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Published March 15, 2010, 11:30 AM

Volunteers get Wilkin County caught up on sandbagging

(WDAY TV) - Thanks to dozens of volunteers, Wilkin County is all caught up sandbagging.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

From about 8 this morning to 1 this afternoon, students of all ages worked to bag thousands of sandbags. The goal was about 15-thousand bags. They made 14-thousand.

ROD BERHOW/WILKIN COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT: "We've had 12th graders and 11th graders and yesterday we had all ages. They just get together and get it done."

Clay dikes have been built on main street and eleventh street north in the city.