'It's really depressing': Paul Lake residents near Perham battle nonstop flooding
PERHAM, Minn. – Whenever Jenny Caughey sees a freight train rumble by, she daydreams of using the tank cars to carry water away from the flooded lake that has eaten away at her property for the past two decades.
“I know it would be kind of like emptying a bathtub one thimble at a time,” says Caughey, 60, as she snaps back to reality.
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