Muddy ground

All of the rain has left us with a very wet ground.

Posted: Fri Sep 21 16:44:48 PDT 2018
Updated: Fri Sep 21 16:44:48 PDT 2018

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us with very wet ground...and a lot of mud. and it's keeping one local business very busy. kimt news three's annalise johnson joins us from our rochester studio with more...annalise? xxx tow trucks-liveintro-2 amy...when conditions are muddy...it can cause issues not just for cars...but also for construction sites like this one. and this week of rain is bringing in business for a local towing company.xxx crop outlook-minipkg-1 tow trucks-minipkg-2 rob olson is a driver for pulver motor service and he tells me he's busy with his tow truck pulling out cars and construction vehicles out of muddy conditions between ten to fifteen times this week alone. the wet ground even damaged their skidloader - which they're fixing up soon to continue to help pulling people out of trouble. he advises people to stay on the road and out of the mud if they can - but that isn't always possible at construction sites. tow trucks-minipkg-3 "people call us ahead of time and say hey we're going over here we know we're going to get stuck" / pulver tells me they haven't really had to pull any farm machinery out of the mud yet - but amy...if the ground doesn't dry up...it is a possibility this harvest season. live in rochester annalise johnson kimt news three. / thank you annalise. pulvers also lended a hand to some flooded cars when rochester had some heavy rain a few weeks ago. / this afternoon we're learning
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