barge traffic http://wkms.org en Army Corps Tamps Down Barge Worries on Mississippi http://wkms.org/post/army-corps-tamps-down-barge-worries-mississippi <p>The Army Corps of Engineers says its efforts to keep a crucial stretch of the Mississippi River open to barge traffic should help avert a shipping shutdown that river industry officials fear is imminent. Mon, 07 Jan 2013 13:08:26 +0000 John Walker & AP 26453 at http://wkms.org Army Corps Tamps Down Barge Worries on Mississippi Beshear Asks Corps of Engineers to Increase Missouri River Flow http://wkms.org/post/beshear-asks-corps-engineers-increase-missouri-river-flow <p></p><p>Governor Steve Beshear is joining officials from other states asking the Army Corps of Engineers not to restrict the flow of the Missouri River into the Mississippi. The Corps says the flow reduction is due to drought in the upper Missouri River. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 21:31:10 +0000 Shelly Baskin 25285 at http://wkms.org Beshear Asks Corps of Engineers to Increase Missouri River Flow