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Park Rapids water fine to drink with yellowed color

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That yellowish tinge to your water, if you're a Park Rapids resident, is actually a good sign.

Park Rapids Public Works Director Scott Burlingame said what the water may lack in aesthetics will be offset by the health benefit. The water is loaded with iron.

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City residents noticed about two weeks ago the water was coming out of the tap with a slight yellow hue that's gotten darker in time.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
(218) 732-3364
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