Pokegama reservoir expected to rise rapidly


ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is anticipating Pokegama Lake at Grand Rapids, Minn., to rise rapidly over the next several days.

Due to the recent rainfall totals of 3 to 4 inches of rain during the last four days, the reservoir has risen 0.5 ft from the center of the summer band.

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