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(file photo) UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Army Corps Prepares for Potential Levee Trouble

Near the end of the wettest June on record in St. Louis, Hunn is monitoring river levels with a wary eye on some of the lesser levees that protect farms and towns, from St. Charles to Clarksville.

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Governor to Visit Clarksville and Winfield

Governor has already directed the Missouri State Emergency Agency to provide resources

06/26/2015

Stock photo of Mississippi River flooding. Photo: KMOX/ Tanya Sinkovits

Towns Hopeful Worst of Flood is Behind Them

Officials in several Mississippi River towns were cautiously optimistic that they’ll soon emerge from this year’s flood with relatively minor damage.

07/10/2014

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Clarksville Again Braces For Flooding

“When the prediction came to us in April, we built a wall with excess room at the top beyond what they suggested where the level might be,” Clarksville Mayor Jo Ann Smiley says.

05/30/2013

Flooding continues on St. Louis riverfront

Flood Warning Issued For St. Louis Area

At noon Thursday the Mississippi at St. Louis was 28.1 ft., less than two feet below the 30 ft. flood stage. By Saturday morning the river is expected to rise near 32.5 ft.

05/30/2013

Large timber floats down the Mississippi River, collecting near the Eads Bridge on the St. Louis riverfront in St. Louis on April 23, 2013. Forcasters expect the river to rise to about 35 feet at St. Louis, 15 feet over flood stage with a crest expected on April 24. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Mississippi Crests at St. Louis, Begins Descent

The river reached 35.5, feet 5.5 feet above flood stage, at a gauge near the Gateway Arch early Thursday morning but had fallen about a half-foot by midday.

04/25/2013

Aerial photo of Mississippi River at Clarksville, Mo. on April 20, 2013 (Twitter/Gov. Jay Nixon's office)

Clarksville Gets Visit From Volunteers, Gov. Nixon

The fight against Mississippi River flooding continued there on Saturday, as thousands of sandbags were filled.

04/20/2013

A 2013 file photo shows volunteers bracing for Mississippi River floodwaters in Clarksville, Mo. (KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Mighty Mississippi Has Mo., Ill. Towns Bracing For Floods

Residents of Clarksville, Mo. are among those sandbagging in preparation for what the NWS calls “major” flooding.

04/20/2013

Flooding Spring 2013

Mo. Gov. Nixon Declares State of Emergency

Nixon on Friday activated the Missouri National Guard, deploying them to Clarksville and other Mississippi River towns under siege by the Mississippi River.

04/19/2013

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Sandbagging Efforts Continue In Clarksville, Mo.

“Without volunteers, we won’t make it,” Clarksville Mayor Jo Anne Smiley said Friday.

04/19/2013

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