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February 22, 2020 - 11:23 am
Find out the latest on levee repairs that have been completed in northwest Missouri. Last year's flooding submerged thousands of rural acres and a section of Interstate 29 and other roads in the region.
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August 11, 2019 - 9:36 am
After devastating flooding this year, Iowa put $15 million into a special fund to help local governments recover and guard against future floods. Missouri allotted more money to fight rising waters, including $2 million to help buy a moveable floodwall for a historic Mississippi River town that's...
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July 15, 2018 - 10:31 am
The amount of water being released into the lower Missouri River will likely remain above normal throughout the summer and fall to reduce the amount of water held in reservoirs along the river. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers increased the amount of water being released from Gavins Point Dam on...
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Dreamstime
July 01, 2018 - 2:46 am
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it will more than double the amount of water released into the Missouri River from the river's lower-most dam over the coming weeks. Releases from Gavins Point Dam, between Nebraska and South Dakota, were reduced to 24,000 cubic feet per second in mid-June due...
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Dreamstime
March 11, 2018 - 11:32 am
More snowfall over the past month prompted officials to increase the forecast for runoff in the Missouri River this spring. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is now predicting the amount of water that will flow into the river will be about 115 percent of normal this year. But nearly all the space...
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Dreamstime
February 11, 2018 - 11:16 am
The officials who manage the reservoirs along the Missouri River say the system is in good shape to handle this spring's runoff. John Remus with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the reservoirs are ready to reduce flood risk in the region even though runoff is expected to be slightly above...
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