Mississippi River Back Open for BargesSome parts of the the Illinois River are completely closed to commercial and recreational travel.
Oil Spill On Mississippi Southeast Of St. LouisCoast Guard says barge traffic is limited as response continues near Paducah, KY
Barges Break Loose South of St. LouisUPDATE: Coast Guard says all were secured by early-afternoon, with no injuries or damage
Officials: Despite Rain Barge Traffic on Missouri River RestrictedThe corps expect the navigation system to only be shorten by four days but if the drought deeps navigation season could be shorted by as much as 27 days.
Mississippi Rock Blasting Puts River In Ship Shape Project averts for now halt to shipping on the river.

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