Souris nears peak at Minot; city hopes worst done

Debris floats up to a home for sale from the Souris River flood waters in the Minot, N.D., neighborhood of Oak Park Saturday, June 25, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

June 25, 2011 1:53:50 PM PDT
The Souris River neared a lower-than-expected crest Saturday in Minot, where city officials hoped to ride out the high water without losing more than the thousands of homes already damaged by flooding.