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Minnesota cleans up after heavy rainSubmitted: 06/12/2018
Minnesota cleans up after heavy rain
Story By Newswatch 12 Team

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SOUTHERN MINNESOTA - Three days later, people in southern Minnesota still need to clean up after some wild weather over the weekend.

Heavy rain and flash flooding from Saturday night left behind some major headaches in Forestville Township. Three roads had to be shut down.

Township board chairman Kurt Langeslag says although the cleanup is underway, it will take some time, patience and money.

"Our biggest thing in the area is getting contractors lined up, getting material lined up to repair these roads, getting culverts found," says Langeslag. "You know we want to get the roads open, but it also takes time to get the product here so we can get the job done."

Langeslag says he hopes the township will get get assistance from FEMA to get things fixed.

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