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Published June 20, 2011, 07:25 PM

Bismarck still watching Missouri River

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Bismarck's mayor says the next few days will be crucial along the Missouri River.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Water releases from the Garrison Dam are peaking. A temporary dike system that protects the two cities, was built to hold back 20.6 feet of water. Today, the river is just under 19 feet.