In my last post, I blogged about Twin Cities-based excavator John Kurkosky’s flood fighting song. Here’s that music set to some video shot this week.
â€œYouâ€™ve got to build up your levees, you â€˜ve got to build up your dikes â€¦ the mighty Red River is going to crest tonight.â€
In a day and age where TVs and other multimedia equipment were rarities in a classroom, only a few in the school were able to relay the information to teachers and hundreds of elementary school children.
If it seems like Fargo-Moorhead makes the top 10 for some kind of national list (top place to live, raise kids, find a job, sandbag, fly a kite, dig a ditch), you’re right.
I looked out into my backyard today, still noticing my tarp-covered grill under snow against the house. We should be playing golf here in three weeks. Should be. Probably not.