Big Sioux River crests below previous record; Interstate 29 between Iowa, South Dakota reopens

  • by: DIRK LAMMERS , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 20, 2014 - 4:45 PM

NORTH SIOUX CITY, S.D. — A swollen river that threatened homes where Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota meet crested earlier and at a lower level than expected early Friday. Minnesota officials toured waterlogged areas of that state, saying the severity and breadth of flooding make a federal disaster request a near certainty.

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