The flood threat is easing in the Walsh County community of Grafton.
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The swelling Park River peaked in the city about midnight at 16.2 feet, just shy of a record. Katie Dietz (deetz) in the county's Emergency Management Office says the river has since begun receding.
Officials earlier in the week had fortified levees to protect the city of about 4,500 people. Dietz says everything is holding.