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Leak in Des Moines levee

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DES MOINES (KWWL)-- Des Moines authorities are keeping an eye on a leak in a levee near downtown.

At last check, officials say there is no need to evacuate the area.

Just north of Des Moines, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers let water over the spillway Thursday.

The water being let downstream is not expected to cause flooding in Des Moines.

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