Mississippi River

Flooding file photo (KMOX/ Tanya Sinkovits)

Flash Flood Forces Evacuation in Crawford County

18 people rescued, 30 others evacuated due to rising Yadkin Creek

06/18/2015

new mississippi river bridge

Woman’s Body Found Floating Down Mississippi River

Police are trying to identify a woman’s body found floating in the Mississippi River in St. Louis

06/03/2015

Barges loose on Mississippi River on May 30, 2015 (Twitter/@Tim535353)

Barges Break Loose South of St. Louis

UPDATE: Coast Guard says all were secured by early-afternoon, with no injuries or damage

05/30/2015

Getty/Caspar Benson

Body Found Along Riverfront Downtown

The St. Louis Police are investigating the discovery of a body along the riverfront that was found on Sunday.

05/18/2015

Photo: KMOX

Body Found Near Mississippi River

St. Louis police have not named the victim, only saying he’s a man in his 60s.

05/18/2015

Lake sturgeon

Lake Sturgeon Making Comeback in Missouri

Jurassic Era fish almost went extinct by mid 1980’s.

05/18/2015

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Barge Containers Project Could Bring Business to St. Louis

A plan to place shipping containers on barges that travel on the Mississippi River now has the full attention of the U.S. Department of Transportation.

05/05/2015

Photo Credit: Randy Yagi

Best Waterfront Destinations In The US

Most every popular destination in America shares something in common — a waterfront setting.

04/22/2015

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010 (Photo: KMOX)

Fresh Call for Total Removal of Nuclear Waste in Bridgeton

A longtime leader of the environmental movement in St. Louis is calling for the total removal of all nuclear waste from the West Lake Landfill in Bridgeton.

04/21/2015

AFP/Getty/Karen Bleier

UPDATE: Diesel Fuel Leaks Into Cahokia Canal

Phillips 66 spill forced closure of 35 mile section of Mississippi River on Friday. It reopened Saturday.

04/18/2015

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