Funnies Extra!

Erosion along Missouri River ‘worst it’s ever been’

6/15/11 (Wed)

150,000.
That’s the amount of water, in cubic feet per second, that is slated to come thundering from the Garrison Dam by June 17.
In more familiar terms, that’s 1,122,000 gallons per second of water flowing into the Missouri River channel, flowing toward Stanton, Washburn, Bismarck, Mandan and beyond. All the way along, it’s taking with it almost anything within reach of its icy fingers.