St. Charles Co. Wants Portage Des Sioux Residents to EvacuateIf levees fail Portage Des Sioux will be surrounded within hours.
Nixon Calls in National Guard; West Alton Residents Told To EvacuateResidents in West Alton are being told to evacuate immediately at this hour, due to the overtopping of the Consolidated North County Levee on the Mississippi River.
Roads Closed, Flood Warnings Issued Across IllinoisThe West Alton Mayor says the Mississippi will top the town's levee by 4 1/2 feet, and pretty much the whole town will be impacted.
Metro East Levees Near 100-Year Flood CertificationThe levees in Madison, Monroe and St. Clair Counties protect more than 50,000 jobs and 80,000 residents in the area.
Bulldozers Level Tiny, Flood-Ruined Missouri VillageFour years since being swamped when the federal government blasted three holes in a Mississippi River levee, the tiny southeast Missouri community of Pinhook has been turned into a footnote by bulldozers.
Army Corps Prepares for Potential Levee TroubleNear 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.
Columbia Bottom Took On Extensive Flood DamageThe Columbia Bottom area is left severely damaged after a levee breach cause by recent flooding.
Saturated Levees Creating Unease for Missouri Riverfront TownsThe National Weather Service says there are multiple spots of potential failures along that levee between Portage Des Sioux and West Alton.
2 Levees Near Confluence of Missouri, Mississippi Rivers OvertoppedKuhs and Columbia Bottoms levees protect mostly farmland, conservation areas.
Levee Breach Near WinfieldFlash flood watch posted
Levee System's Repair Completion Pushed BackOfficials say the levee should be completed in 2015.
Funding Cleared For More Missouri River Levee RepairsMore than two dozen trouble spot need repair work.

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