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An army of volunteers from New York Mills High School walk to position on a sandbagging line in Moorhead while helping with the flood fight last week. Below, the crew of volunteers gathers outside the district office entrance for a group photo.

Mills students impressive in volunteer effort

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(Editor's note: The following article is a first-hand account written by Pam Robinson documenting a day sandbagging with New York Mills High School students last week in Fargo-Moorhead.)


By Pam Robinson

Waking up at 7 a.m. has never been so purposeful for me as it was last Tuesday morning when I accompanied the NYM High School senior class to the quickly flooding plaines of the Fargo/Moorhead area.

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