(BLUE EARTH, MN)--The City of Blue Earth is warning residents to stay out of the river.
 
The city posting on their Facebook page that due to the overwhelming rain on Sunday night, the public works department has bypassed the sanitary sewage treatment plant.

The city says the discharge is being directed into the river and recreational use of the river is discouraged.

The post says the city hopes to return to regular treatment as soon as possible.

--KEYC NEWS 12