Gov. Jack Dalrymple, left, and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano walk to their helicopter before taking a tour on a helicopter of the Minot flooding on Wednesday, July 13, 2011. The... more 
Gov. Jack Dalrymple, left, and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano walk to their helicopter before taking a tour on a helicopter of the Minot flooding on Wednesday, July 13, 2011. The U.S. government will help the flooded city of Minot "for the duration," the Cabinet secretary responsible for federal disaster assistance said Wednesday, but also cautioned that North Dakota residents should better prepare for future disasters. (AP Photo /The Forum, Chris Franz) less 
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Associated Press
Wed, Jul 13, 2011 6:30 PM EDT