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Receding Floodwaters Don't End Montana's Troubles

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The process of cleaning up after a flood has become far too routine for Roundup, Mont., residents. Record snow pack, a constant threat of rain and warm temperatures combined to flood the town of about 1,800.

The flooded river is beginning to recede, giving hope to the water-swallowed roads that stranded up to 450 people earlier this week. But the risk doesn’t end when the river returns to its banks. The town faces a dangerous spring as temperatures rise and melt all the snow.

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