Spring Floods

Midwest braces for record floods as waters STILL rise after two are killed and third is missing in devastating surges

At least three killed in flooding across the Midwest – two at same spot Forecasters say more rain is expected in many areas tonight and tomorrow Flooding has left hundreds of homes submerged from Missouri to Indiana Read More Flooding This Week in Illinois and Surrounding States Rapid Snowmelt Accelerates Red River Flooding

Midwestern river cities brace for spring floodwaters

Clarksville, MO ~Artists, farmers, National Guardsmen — even prison inmates — pitched in Saturday to help a small Missouri river town hold back the bulging Mississippi River. River traffic, including barges, is at a standstill because the fast-flowing Mississippi is too dangerous for travel. Nearly all of the locks between the Quad Cities and mid-Missouri…