Deadly downpour at Columbus - MinotDailyNews.com | News, sports, business, jobs - Minot Daily News: "'It just made me ill. The whole shoreline was pretty much solid with dead fish and it was stinking like a lagoon,' said Burau. 'It was just a disaster, a disaster. I've never seen anything like it.'
Short Creek Dam Recreation Area is located approximately seven miles north of Columbus. The reservoir covers 108 acres and entertains everything from fishermen to jet skiers. That wasn't the case over the Fourth."