flooding

Flood water from Split Rock Creek flows over the top of the 201st Street Bridge Thursday. In the foreground to the left is Arden and Mary Ellen Sorenson’s mailbox just above water.
Severe thunderstorms caused wind and water damage last week in Rock County, uprooting trees and flooding roadways and properties. Travel was difficult Thursday morning after Wednesday’s 8-inch rainfall in Pipestone County sent floodwaters raging southward. The Rock River spilled into the city park...
Water creeps over the railroad tracks at the Gabrielson Drive intersection near Gevo and County Road 4 in Luverne.
Raging floodwaters that closed roads and damaged property last week quieted down over the weekend, and several dry days and freezing overnights have slowed the spring thaw. But area residents and emergency officials are bracing for the next round with a warmer forecast and hydrology warnings for...
Water covers the railroad tracks at the intersection of Gabrielson Drive in Luverne.
Several county roads and an unknown number of township gravel roads in Rock County are closed this morning due to flooding.  They join dozens of other flooded roadways — including I-90 near Luverne — in southern Minnesota that are making travel difficult for motorists. Emergency officials warn to...
Comment Here