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Published March 21, 2013, 02:13 PM

North Dakota officials: Permanent flood protection needed

ARGO, N.D. (AP) — With its ominously titled slideshow, "Get ready for a big one," the National Weather Service told flood-weary residents in the Fargo area Thursday to prepare for one of the Red River's five largest crests this spring, an outlook that prompted city and county officials to plead for permanent flood protection.

By: DAVE KOLPACK,Associated Press, Associated Press

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