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Missouri Water Patrol Officer and Dog Swept away

Trooper Fred Guthrie Jr. and his dog, Reed were helping with flood duties in Holt County when they apparently were swept away by flood waters.


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Psychological Help for Disaster Suvivors

Thousands of people are coping with nightmares and other emotional issues.


Tree limbs are piled up near Saint John's Hospital in Joplin, Missouri on May 22, 2011. (UPI/Rick Meyer)

Missouri Disaster Response Examined

Special Committee wants to hear from Joplin residents about issues they have faced in responding to and rebuilding from the tornado.


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90% of Illinois’ Corn Fields Are Planted

Heavy rains and flooding haven’t done much to slow Illinois’ planting season.


In Effort To Save Homes, Army Corps Blows Up Levee To Flood Farm Fields

New 500 Year Levee Planned for Missouri?

Pike, Lincoln and St. Charles counties are about to become the new expendable farm land floodway.


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Charlie Brennan – Wednesday, May 4th

Should the farmers that lost their land in Southeast Missouri be compensated by the government?


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Charlie Brennan – Tuesday, May 3rd

As always plenty to discuss on the Charlie Brennan Show. Floods, policies, budgets and more.



Mo. National Guard Deploys 680 in Disaster Areas

Guard members will help those suffering from floods and tornadoes around the state.


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Cairo Fights For It’s Life

“Governor Nixon, back off. I mean, don’t choose farmland over lives.”


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Flood Insurance Advisory

Illinois Department of Insurance says to be ready for rising waters this spring