Halstad residents wary of diversion
HALSTAD, Minn. - People who live in and around Halstad are concerned that a Red River flood control diversion around the Fargo-Moorhead area will just flush more water toward them faster.
Lance Yohe, Red River Basin Commission executive director, spoke Tuesday to 62 people at a public meeting at Halstad Lutheran Church.
"What we're doing is trying to get people to cooperate in this geographical area," he said.
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