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Metro Sewer District Ready For Flooding

After a pump failure last month, the Metropolitan Sewer District says the pumps fixed and ready to go if it floods this weekend.

05/31/2013

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TIAM Weekend: Alarm Will Sound & Rising River

It’s a classical music concert unlike anything you have ever heard or seen.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–04/21/2013

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Emergency Rescue for 2 Turkey Hunters Stranded in Rising Flood Water

The hunters called for help around 3 p.m. after they became trapped by flood waters near Boiling Springs, south of Licking, Missouri.

04/19/2013

Gallinipper (left) compared to a standard sized mosquito.(www.nbcmiami.com)

Gallinippers Are Nothing New In Illinois

Huge version of mosquito has been a local native for decades.

03/18/2013

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Missouri Community Wants to Rebuild After ’11 Flooding

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers destroyed the town of Pinhook when it blasted the Birds Point levee in 2011, knowingly sending the Mississippi River gushing into homes there. But it did not destroy the community.

12/06/2012

Birds Point Levee

Work Progressing On Mississippi River Projects

A contract was awarded last week for a $7.8 million project to construct two earthen berms and a 4,200-foot trench at Cairo, IL.

10/25/2012

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Local Volunteers Get Disaster Response Advice

Workshop one of six being held across Missouri

04/27/2012

<> on May 4, 2011 in Caruthersville, Missouri.

Flood Threat Easing, But Health Concerns Remain

Mold spores, rotting fields left behind by receding floodwaters.

09/06/2011

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Smelly Surprises Lurk Beneath Missouri River Flood

“It’s a very unpleasant chore for people trying to clean this up,” said John Remus, who oversees hydrologic engineering for the Army Corps of Engineers.

08/15/2011

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National Guard Member Killed After Helping MO Flood Fight

Two other Guard members injured; driver may have fallen asleep.

07/27/2011

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