Mississippi River Cities and Towns Initiaive http://wkms.org en Mississippi River Mayors Ask for Increase In Army Corps of Engineers Funding http://wkms.org/post/mississippi-river-mayors-ask-increase-army-corps-engineers-funding <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayors from cities along the Mississippi River are calling on Congress to increase U.S. Army Corps of Engineers funding to keep commerce flowing on the waterway.</span></p><p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 12:22:46 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 35833 at http://wkms.org Mississippi River Mayors Ask for Increase In Army Corps of Engineers Funding Afternoon Round-Up 9/16/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-91612 <p><strong>Today on NPR:</strong> <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/09/17/161283651/for-liberian-youth-a-creative-outlet-in-krumping">Krumping</a> is a form of dance that originated in California and — with the help of DVDs and the Internet — has made its way to Dunbar and other kids in the West African nation of Liberia. Founded by freed American slaves, the country embraces all things American. Mon, 17 Sep 2012 21:25:58 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 22198 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 9/16/12 Mississippi River Communities Develop Legislative Platform http://wkms.org/post/mississippi-river-communities-develop-legislative-platform <p>Wickliffe and Columbus, Kentucky, are among cities from ten states partnering to build a Mississippi River legislative platform. The Mississippi River Cities and Towns Initiative includes mayors from 41 communities.</p><p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 20:06:26 +0000 Angela Hatton 22193 at http://wkms.org Mississippi River Communities Develop Legislative Platform