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Mississippi River

July 29, 2017
Officials irked by toxic train: St. Paul not alerted after chlorine-carrying train car derails
July 29, 2017 - 4:59pm
April 2, 2015
Body pulled from Mississippi River identified as missing student
April 2, 2015 - 8:32pm
February 6, 2015
Iowa derailment ignites calls for safer rail cars
February 6, 2015 - 12:16am
August 7, 2014
Mycotoxins possible in wheat east of the Mississippi River; Scab not likely
August 7, 2014 - 11:54pm
Photo by Dave Orrick / Pioneer Press 
University of Minnesota Professor Peter Sorensen discusses the newly operational underwater sound system designed to deter invasive carp on Monday at Lock and Dam No. 8 on the Mississippi River south of La Crosse, Wis., in Genoa, Wis. The first-of-its-kind system cost $75,000 and plays the racket of about 20 outboard motors through five underwater speakers.
Carp get an earful from underwater speakers
August 7, 2014 - 12:14am
February 23, 2013
Sand storm brewing on the horizon
February 23, 2013 - 12:00am