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Duluth flood: Jay Cooke State Park swinging bridge

Posted at 8:23 AM on June 21, 2012 by Jon Gordon

Flooding has closed Jay Cooke State Park southwest of Duluth. You can sort of see why from this photo, submitted by Loretta Cartner of Wrenshall, Minn. Here's her photo of the swinging bridge before it met its demise.

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Paul Tosto writes the Big Story Blog for MPR News. He joined the newsroom in 2008 after more than 20 years reporting on education, politics and the economy for news wires and newspapers across the country.