Associated Press
Joe Burchill of the Fargo Fire Department instructs eighth-grade students from Discovery Middle School how to use a tie gun to seal sandbags as Fargo kicked off its annual rite of spring at Sandbag Central Wednesday, April 3, 2013 in Fargo, N.D. But the start of the new flood season also brings a quiet confidence in the city’s ability to hold back high waters, thanks to miles of new levees, vacant yards and fortified floodwalls.   (AP Photo/The Forum, Dave Wallis)

View gallery

500 photos

National news events

View Comments (1)