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At Shaffer farm, just north of Quincy, Illinois, folks have been sandbagging for a week.
So far the levees are holding but there's major concern. About 100 volunteers are working 18-hour days.
"The levees ain't gonna save themselves!" one volunteer told us
Local Menonites are volunteering. The Red Cross is providing meals.
We are now following a police officer down to a high water area. He took amazing pictures of deer in the water. I'm going to look for the deer, too.
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