Mississippi

Mississippi River Flooding May Cause Delay In Arch Grounds RenovationFloodwaters must sink further to allow for inspection of riverbank and possible damage.
Wash U Prof: Levees May Have Made Flooding WorseWash U professor Bob Criss says while the rain was extreme, the Mississippi River should have been able to handle it.
19 Levees in Illinois, Missouri Monitored For FloodingAt least 18 deaths over several days in Missouri and Illinois were blamed on flooding.
Drowning Victim Identified, 10th Missouri Flooding DeathKevin Lee, 53, died Sunday night in south-central Missouri's Douglas County when he drove his pickup truck into a flooded low-water crossing.
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.
Deadly Storm System Scatters Damage Across the SouthThe storms killed at least three in Mississippi, two others in Tennessee and one in Arkansas before the worst passed Wednesday night.
Blueprints for St. Louis Disney Park to be Auctioned Off TodayThe designs are expected to fetch between $5,000 and $10,000 in the auction that begins at 11 a.m.
'Report Card' Gives Mississippi River Basin a D+The report by America's Watershed Initiative assesses categories such as the abundance of clean water, flood control and risk, ecosystem health, the economy and recreation on the river and its watershed.
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.
A Music Lover's Guide To The SouthGuide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers
Klu Klux Klan Spreads Recruitment Fliers in Several StatesIn the aftermath of the deadly church shooting in South Carolina, there are reports the Klu Klux Klan is spreading recruitment fliers.
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.

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