Mason City still dealing with aftermath of flooding

Humane Society of North Iowa closed due to water covering their roadway.

Posted: Fri Sep 21 16:46:54 PDT 2018
Updated: Fri Sep 21 16:46:55 PDT 2018

Speech to Text for Mason City still dealing with aftermath of flooding

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10. north iowa is just starting to dry out after heavy rain this week. the humane society of north iowa made the decision to close today because of overflow from the winnebago river onto the roadway leading to the shelter. they intend to re?open tomorrow depending on water levels. in addition ? ball diamonds at the norris youth softball complex are covered with water. a man who lives across from the complex and got water in his basement. says while the city is working to drain water ? he hopes something permanent can be done... to keep water out of his house and off "i think they hope doing a bit more. like that pump? every time its raining, i see that pump, and when it stops raining they take that pump away. soon it's raining, and the pump's back on. why they don't set the pump on automatic in the rain." he says he has experienced major flood concerns throughout the year ? including
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