Take a ride on Air Oslo: Flooded town uses airboats
OSLO, Minn. -- With Oslo becoming an island the previous evening, the town's airboat took on an expanded workload Wednesday.
Because the rising Red River had overtopped all roads leading to town, the airboat was the only mode of transportation in or out. It meant for a busy -- and frosty -- day for boat pilot Orin Knutson and the other volunteer firefighters.
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