dorena-hickman ferry http://wkms.org en Dorena-Hickman Ferry Shut Down Wednesday http://wkms.org/post/dorena-hickman-ferry-shut-down-wednesday <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span>Dorena-<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hickman</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Ferry connecting western Kentucky with southeast Missouri will be out of service early Wednesday for required maintenance.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesman Keith Todd said normal operations should resume by 1 p.m.</span></p><p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 16:02:15 +0000 John Null 35545 at http://wkms.org Dorena-Hickman Ferry Shut Down Wednesday No Commercial Trucks Allowed on KY Ferry http://wkms.org/post/no-commercial-trucks-allowed-ky-ferry <p></p><p>Commercial trucks are not being allowed on a ferry that is the only route between Kentucky and Missouri. The detour is about 80 miles for trucks traveling between the two states. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the Dorena-Hickman Ferry restriction is because of the low water level of the Mississippi River. Fri, 30 Nov 2012 13:30:58 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 25117 at http://wkms.org No Commercial Trucks Allowed on KY Ferry Dorena-Hickman Reopens to Semi Traffic http://wkms.org/post/dorena-hickman-reopens-semi-traffic <p></p><p>A ferry that carries traffic between western Kentucky and southeast Missouri has reopened to loaded semi trucks. Dorena-Hickman Ferry officials say Mississippi River water levels have returned to near normal levels following a summer drought. The ferry was closed from June 23 to Aug. 8 due to low river levels. Fri, 02 Nov 2012 20:49:16 +0000 The Associated Press & Angela Hatton 24046 at http://wkms.org Dorena-Hickman Reopens to Semi Traffic