Officials already preparing for spring flooding

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – Preparations are underway at the state and local level for another round of flooding this spring.

Yankton County Emergency Manager Paul Scherschligt says they have been briefed by state officials on possible flooding.

Scherschligt says the James River is still over flood stage in areas.

Scherschligt says plans take many forms.

He says a regional meeting will be held later this month in Mitchell to coordinate information and planning.