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Letter: Don't forget to bring water

Storck responds to a story about diverting water from the Mississippi to help the drought-stricken West

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Your story on a proposal to take water from the Mississippi River and move it to the Southwest reminds me of a letter recently in the Arizona Republic newspaper of Phoenix.

The writer states that it is a good idea to move water from Minnesota, the Land of 10,000 Lakes, to Arizona, as most of Minnesota is in Arizona for the winter. “They can bring their own water.”

Ted Storck lives in Morris, Minn.

This letter does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Forum's editorial board nor Forum ownership.

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