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USA: Jobs and Wages at Risk in Mississippi River States

The American Waterways Operators and Waterways Council, Inc. continue to warn Congress and the Admin...

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Mississippi River Barge Operators: Economy at Risk (USA)

The American Waterways Operators, National Waterways Conference, Waterways Council, Inc., and 15 oth...

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USA: West Memphis to Host Meeting on Mississippi River Dredging

Securing government funding to dredge the Mississippi River next year is to be the topic of a Dec. 1...

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USA: Officials Hold Conference on Mississippi River Navigation Concerns

Last week, representatives of the barge and shipping industries, along with the U.S. Army Corps of E...

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USA: Congressman Urges Corps to Keep Mississippi River Open

Congressman Charles W. Boustany, Jr. M.D. (R-South Louisiana) issued the following statement after j...

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AWO: Barge Transportation Could Stop on Mississippi River (USA)

The American Waterways Operators (AWO) and Waterways Council Inc. (WCI), are calling upon Congress a...

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USA: Army Corps Resumes Mississippi River Dredging

The dredging project on the navigation channel below Lock and Dam 15 on the Mississippi River is und...

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USA: Army Corps Continues Mississippi River Dredging

Due to the continued extreme low water conditions, the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Vicksburg Dist...

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USA: Mississippi River Closed Again

On Saturday evening, another barge grounding occurred near Greenville, Mississippi. According to Arm...

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Mississippi River Partially Reopened (USA)

According to timesunion.com, authorities reopened the Mississippi River to some boat traffic yesterd...

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Fight for Mississippi River Underway (USA)

After the U.S. Coast Guard closed an 11-mile stretch of the Mississippi River for dredging, hundreds...

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Mississippi River Low Levels Cause Major Concern (USA)

Members of the Mississippi River Commission met yesterday to discuss the results of their low water ...

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USA: Stretch of Mississippi River near Greenville Closed

According to examiner.com, an 11-mile stretch of the Mississippi River, near Greenville, Miss. was c...

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Dredgers Keep Traffic Moving on Mississippi River (USA)

Several dredgers are battling extreme low-water conditions along the Mississippi River to keep comme...

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USA: Five Dredgers Keep Mississippi River Open

Working around the clock, five dredgers directed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are battling ex...

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Mississippi River Dredging Underway (USA)

Due to the extreme and severe low water conditions, the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Vicksburg Dis...

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USA: Dredging on Mississippi River at Brownsville Underway

After a barge ran aground on Tuesday, the Army Corps of Engineers started dredging a stretch of the ...

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USA: Barge Runs Aground near Greenville, Mississippi River

According to CNN, the Mississippi River was closed at two different locations Thursday after a barge...

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