Des Moines River crests in Jackson, causes trouble all along river route


JACKSON, Minn. —The scene in Jackson in southwest Minnesota near the Iowa border on Monday, July 9, is similar to that of other southwest Minnesota communities drenched since multiple significant...

The Des Moines River spills into the Jackson baseball and softball fields along the river. Alyssa Sobotka / Forum News Service
Gov. Mark Dayton pledges his support to Jackson and surrounding communities affected by the Des Moines River flooding. Alyssa Sobotka / Forum News Service
Park equipment in Jackson's Ashley Park sits in a pool of Des Moines River water. Alyssa Sobotka / Forum News Service

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