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Aitkin reaches major flood stage

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Aitkin: major flood stage


Last week’s continuous rain that left parts of Minnesota at disaster flood levels also raised flood stages in Aitkin and Brainerd.

As of Sunday, water levels on the Mississippi River at Aitkin were at 18.05 feet, nearing the record high of 22.5 feet and putting the area in the major flood stage.

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