80% of homes damaged in Minot flood are back

Eighty percent of the homes most heavily damaged by 2011 flooding are repaired and currently being lived in, or are very close to being habitable.

That according to a visual survey conducted by the city of Minot.

Record Mouse River flooding in 2011 caused main floor damage to 2,716 homes in the valley and the survey says 2,100 of those homes are – or are soon-to-be – back to a livable point.