army corps of engineers

Army Corps Would Fight Minn. Floods In Shutdown
Most federal employees in Minnesota would be furloughed if a government shutdown happens; but the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers St. Paul District is a different story. The Army Corps is charged with responding to emergencies, so workers in Minnesota would continue to lead flood efforts across the sta…
Army Corps Of Engineers Drawing Down Reservoirs
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is drawing down four of its reservoirs in the Red River watershed to prepare for the flood battle ahead. There's normally no drawdown for Mud Lake, which is downstream of Lake Traverse, near Wheaton. But the Corps is lowering by two feet so it can hold more sn…