Loved ones fear consequences of diverting Fargo-area floodwaters to rural cemetery sites

  • by: DAVE KOLPACK , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 28, 2014 - 3:55 PM

WILD RICE, N.D. — Lillian Johnson has buried her husband and other family members in a tiny southeastern North Dakota cemetery that would be threatened by a flood protection project meant to save the state's largest city. The 90-year-old plans to join her loved ones someday, come hell or high water.

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