The up-and-down Mississippi River is down again, and the Army Corps of Engineers began rock removal efforts Tuesday in an attempt to ensure the river remains open to barge traffic through the winter.
Low waters reveal sunken steamboat, ancient map written on rock.
The utility that supplies drinking water to southwestern Illinois communities says it is addressing complaints that the tap water has a bad odor and taste.
World War II minesweeper is visible in low Mississippi River at St. Louis.
Request denied for more water to be let into Mississippi River from Missouri River.
Shippers are worried about the effect on already low Mississippi River.