In this April 22, 2013, trucks are filled with clay for a flood levee construction in Fargo, N.D., where the Red River has caused major flooding in 3 of the past 4 years. With the region thawing out ... more 
In this April 22, 2013, trucks are filled with clay for a flood levee construction in Fargo, N.D., where the Red River has caused major flooding in 3 of the past 4 years. With the region thawing out and the river rising again, local leaders are using this year’s race to stave off flooding to campaign for a 36-mile flood canal that would steer the water around the Fargo area and fix its nagging problem once and for all. (AP Photo/The Forum, Michael Vosburg) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By The Forum, Michael Vosburg
Wed, Apr 24, 2013 4:44 PM EDT