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Water run-off causing troubles for homeowners in south Brainerd

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Brendan and Beth Donahue have a pool in their backyard, but not by design.

It’s water from a wetland located behind their 2 1/2-acre property on Burr Lane south of Brainerd in Crow Wing Township. The heavy rain that has fallen in the past weeks has had nowhere to go but the lowland in their backyard.


The Donahues placed sand bags to protect their house last week.

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