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Jefferson City News Tribune
Shake it outCoast. The most severe damage occurred in the areas of Missouri, Illinois, Arka
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
Coast. The most severe damage occurred in the areas of Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas, Tennessee and Kentucky that border the Mississippi River, where soft soils liquefied and added to the quake's destructive power. There was "widespread damage" to... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Today in Historyresigned. In 1976, 78 people were killed when the Norwegian tanker Frosta ramm
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 hours ago
resigned. In 1976, 78 people were killed when the Norwegian tanker Frosta rammed the commuter ferry George Prince on the Mississippi River near New Orleans. In 1977, three members of the rock group Lynyrd Skynyrd, including lead singer Ronnie... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Body found in river in July is that of missing man, Mark Bakotic IIby the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Pica
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 hours ago
by the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Bakotic's body was found in the Mississippi River near the Riverwalk outlet mall July 22. His family received DNA confirmation of the identity of the body on... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Body found in river in July is that of missing man, Mark Bakotic IIby the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Pica
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 5 hours ago
by the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Bakotic's body was found in the Mississippi River near the Riverwalk outlet mall July 22. His family received DNA confirmation of the identity of the body on... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Body found in river in July is that of missing man, Mark Bakotic IIby the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Pica
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 hours ago
by the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Bakotic's body was found in the Mississippi River near the Riverwalk outlet mall July 22. His family received DNA confirmation of the identity of the body on... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Body found in river in July is that of missing man, Mark Bakotic IIby the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Pica
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 hours ago
by the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Bakotic's body was found in the Mississippi River near the Riverwalk outlet mall July 22. His family received DNA confirmation of the identity of the body on... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Body found in river in July is that of missing man, Mark Bakotic IIby the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Pica
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 6 hours ago
by the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Bakotic's body was found in the Mississippi River near the Riverwalk outlet mall July 22. His family received DNA confirmation of the identity of the body on... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Body found in river in July is that of missing man, Mark Bakotic IIby the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Pica
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 hours ago
by the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Bakotic's body was found in the Mississippi River near the Riverwalk outlet mall July 22. His family received DNA confirmation of the identity of the body on... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Body found in river in July is that of missing man, Mark Bakotic IIby the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Pica
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 hours ago
by the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Bakotic's body was found in the Mississippi River near the Riverwalk outlet mall July 22. His family received DNA confirmation of the identity of the body on... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Body found in river in July is that of missing man, Mark Bakotic IIby the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Pica
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 7 hours ago
by the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Bakotic's body was found in the Mississippi River near the Riverwalk outlet mall July 22. His family received DNA confirmation of the identity of the body on... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Body found in river in July is that of missing man, Mark Bakotic IIby the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Pica
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 hours ago
by the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Bakotic's body was found in the Mississippi River near the Riverwalk outlet mall July 22. His family received DNA confirmation of the identity of the body on... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Body found in river in July is that of missing man, Mark Bakotic IIby the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Pica
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 8 hours ago
by the coroner's office, according to our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Bakotic's body was found in the Mississippi River near the Riverwalk outlet mall July 22. His family received DNA confirmation of the identity of the body on... Read more
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The Telegraph
Discover quilts, barns and more in Calhoun Countybe on hand at the two farms. The tour route will also include the Village of H
The Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
be on hand at the two farms. The tour route will also include the Village of Hamburg with a stop at the pavilion along the Mississippi River where some of the village residents and Mayor Sonny Williams will welcome visitors. There are two barn... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyresigned. In 1976, 78 people were killed when the Norwegian tanker Frosta ramm
Boston Globe / Posted 11 hours ago
resigned. In 1976, 78 people were killed when the Norwegian tanker Frosta rammed the commuter ferry George Prince on the Mississippi River near New Orleans. In 1977, three members of the rock group Lynyrd Skynyrd, including lead singer Ronnie... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Durand guide sentenced for allowing undercover agents to exceed bag limitsSchreiner of Durand was sentenced Wednesday in federal court for violating the
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 14 hours ago
Schreiner of Durand was sentenced Wednesday in federal court for violating the Lacey Act during guided hunts on the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife Refuge. Under the Lacey Act, it is illegal to import, export, sell, acquire, or purchase... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore's Domino refinery to receive largest sugar shipment everPoint is scheduled to receive its largest ever shipment of sugar — and the bigg
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
Point is scheduled to receive its largest ever shipment of sugar — and the biggest ever shipped to a port east of the Mississippi River — on Friday, announced ASR Group, which owns the Baltimore plant. The iconic Inner Harbor refinery will... Read more
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Newton Daily News
AnniversaryActually, we went to a very fine restaurant that overlooks the Mississippi Rive
Newton Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
Actually, we went to a very fine restaurant that overlooks the Mississippi River and the Highway 34 bridge. It was a rainy night, and lightening flashed, highlighting a special evening on a special occasion. If the power went out, not to worry.... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri to enter statewide bid for Amazon HQ2; Won’t pick favorites between STL and KCwith much specificity. St. Louis' proposal hypes the potential for a bi-state h
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 16 hours ago
with much specificity. St. Louis' proposal hypes the potential for a bi-state headquarters for Amazon on both sides of the Mississippi River. Illinois' detailed role in backing the St. Louis project is still uncertain, but the state has already... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Deadline for cities to submit bids to become Amazon’s 2nd headquartersthe new stadium site to keep the Rams in town. The plan has that area connected
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 16 hours ago
the new stadium site to keep the Rams in town. The plan has that area connected by a bridge to a site directly across the Mississippi river in St. Clair County. St. Charles and Madison counties have agreed to back the bid, and the bid will include... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Missouri offers unique pitch to Amazon for headquarters that would span from KC to STLwith much specificity. St. Louis’ proposal hypes the potential for a bi-state h
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 16 hours ago
with much specificity. St. Louis’ proposal hypes the potential for a bi-state headquarters for Amazon on both sides of the Mississippi River. Illinois’ detailed role in backing the St. Louis project is still uncertain, but the state has already... Read more
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Al.com
Heavy lifting: How a Mobile dry dock raises a shipwaterways from Key West to Brownsville, Texas. ("The Wheeler spends most of its
Al.com / Posted 21 hours ago
waterways from Key West to Brownsville, Texas. ("The Wheeler spends most of its time dredging in the southwest pass of the Mississippi River," said Roth, adding that the Wheeler does continual "maintenance dredging" to keep a vital shipping channel... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
News photos: Are you ready for high flying weekend?for high flying weekend? Published 12:45 am Thursday, October 19, 2017 Hot-ai
The Natchez Democrat / Posted yesterday
for high flying weekend? Published 12:45 am Thursday, October 19, 2017 Hot-air balloon pilots spent Wednesday afternoon high above the Mississippi River getting in a pre-balloon race flight before this weekend’s Great Mississippi River Balloon Ra... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Mississippi River shoreline golf course for sale after owner...was found to have groped female employees in a nearby house nicknamed "The Brot
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
was found to have groped female employees in a nearby house nicknamed "The Brothel." The property, 185 acres along the Mississippi River, is listed by Edina Realty for $10 million. The listing says the property could continue as a golf course,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Half marathon becomes first footrace across Big River CrossingRiver Crossing happens Saturday, October 21 at a half marathon and 5K named for
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
River Crossing happens Saturday, October 21 at a half marathon and 5K named for the longest pedestrian bridge across the Mississippi River. “This trail and this race on Saturday are the kind of thing we’d hoped the Big River Crossing would spawn... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Solar Plant coming to the Pine Beltenergy is being brought to the Pine Belt this winter, and it’s coming in a big
WJTV Jackson / Posted yesterday
energy is being brought to the Pine Belt this winter, and it’s coming in a big way. The largest solar farm this side of the Mississippi River is being built right now in Sumrall just outside of Hattiesburg. Cooperative Energy, which was formally... Read more
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MLive.com
130-acre medical marijuana development to provide 1,000 new Michigan jobsthe 130-acre space just southwest of Lansing will be home to one of the largest
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
the 130-acre space just southwest of Lansing will be home to one of the largest medical marijuana developments east of the Mississippi River, Managing Director Jeff Donahue said. "Michigan is the second largest medical marijuana state in the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: Judicial woes routine in compromised St. Clair Countyrespect for the law, and, generally speaking, they do. But not so much in St.
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
respect for the law, and, generally speaking, they do. But not so much in St. Clair County, which is located across the Mississippi River from St. Louis. Along with neighboring Madison County, St. Clair is considered to be a legal armpit, if... Read more
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News 8000
U.S. Rep. Ron Kind unveils plan to protect Mississippi RiverProtecting the Mississippi River LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - A plan to protect th
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
Protecting the Mississippi River LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - A plan to protect the Mississippi River is revealed in La Crosse. The plan has four main parts: creating jobs by supporting recreation, tourism and navigation; maintaining railroad safety;... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Rep. Ron Kind announces "Mississippi River Plan"Congressman Ron Kind announced his plan to help preserve and invest in the Miss
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 2 days ago
Congressman Ron Kind announced his plan to help preserve and invest in the Mississippi River on Tuesday. His comprehensive "Mississippi River Plan" will enable future generations to not only enjoy the river from a recreation standpoint, but benefit... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Big River Crossing marking one year with light showis drawing big crowds to the river in its first year. Nearly 250,000 people ha
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
is drawing big crowds to the river in its first year. Nearly 250,000 people have made the one-mile crossing across the Mississippi River over the old Harahan Bridge’s new pedestrian walkway, project leaders say. About 15 percent of those... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Explore the outdoors on Vallejo’s waterfrontIsland Golf Club Opened in 1892, this is one of four Vallejo golf courses, and
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Island Golf Club Opened in 1892, this is one of four Vallejo golf courses, and America’s oldest course west of the Mississippi River. In its old days, hazards included rattlesnakes and a horse belonging to a Marine Lieutenant that liked to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Explore the outdoors on Vallejo’s waterfrontIsland Golf Club Opened in 1892, this is one of four Vallejo golf courses, and
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Island Golf Club Opened in 1892, this is one of four Vallejo golf courses, and America’s oldest course west of the Mississippi River. In its old days, hazards included rattlesnakes and a horse belonging to a Marine Lieutenant that liked to... Read more
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The Telegraph
FirstHauntedBeer WalkRyder Building, which houses My Just Desserts on its first floor, at E. Broadwa
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Ryder Building, which houses My Just Desserts on its first floor, at E. Broadway and Alby streets, overlooking the mighty Mississippi River. Wet your whistle while learning why Alton is considered one of the “most haunted small towns in the... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Ketvaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Wxiiaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Kmbcaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Ksbwaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
KSBW Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Wmtwaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
WMTW Portland / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Kocoaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Geode Marks 50 Years As Iowa’s State RockFest. That draws people from all over the country. Geodes can be hunted at a co
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
Fest. That draws people from all over the country. Geodes can be hunted at a couple of spots nearby in Illinois across the Mississippi River. There are also shops in town where the rock is for sale. “It is like opening a Christmas present you... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Wlkyaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
WLKY Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Khbsaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Weshaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Wbalaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Koataffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Wmuraffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Kcciaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Wgalaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Wyffaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Wpbfaffiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak o
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 2 days ago
affiliate WDBD-TV. While there, she covered the now historic tornado outbreak of April 27, 2011, major flooding along the Mississippi River and even a snowstorm (for Jackson, that's about 4 inches). She moved to Springfield, Missouri in 2012, one... Read more
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