Mississippi flooding

Mississippi Flooding

Spending Approved to Fix Metro East Levees

Hundreds of thousands of people, businesses and towns in Southwestern Illinois, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, are at risk of major flood damage.

07/22/2011

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UPDATE: Hope Springs Eternal at Birds Point

“Everything’s getting better,” said John Moreton, who said he has planted quite a bit of soybeans.”

07/14/2011

Carlyle Lake flooding (Photo/Bill Reker KMOX)

Flooding at Carlyle Lake Nears Old Record

Army Corps of Engineers is refusing to release water from Carlyle Lake, because it would worsen flooding on lower Mississippi

05/02/2011

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Sandbagging Begins North of St. Louis

Rivers on the rise as rainfall continues.

04/23/2011

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Heavy Rains Raise Flood Concerns

Some towns will get within inches of major flooding.

04/22/2011

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Grafton Ready for Easter Weekend, Despite Rising River

Mayor says no flooding anticipated Saturday or Sunday.

04/22/2011

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