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Rock Pinnacles Delays Barge Traffic
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Fri December 7, 2012

Drought Exposing Problems in the Mississippi

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The Illinois Corn Growers Association is calling for immediate action to keep the traffic moving on the Mississippi river.
The river has dropped because of this summer’s drought.  The group said that this is exposing underwater obstacles which are preventing barges from transporting goods along the river.

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