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  • Why is the Mississippi flooding?

    Why is the Mississippi flooding?

    Monday, January 4 2016 11:35 AM EST2016-01-04 16:35:44 GMT
    Monday, January 4 2016 11:51 AM EST2016-01-04 16:51:02 GMT

    We’ve seen the pictures and we’ve heard the warnings: The mighty Mississippi River is swelling and flooding here in the Mid-South. While normally flood levels hit at around 34 feet, we have been rising closer to 37 feet at the start of this week and will likely hit 40 feet by the end of Thursday. For many of us a lingering question may be: Why?

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    We’ve seen the pictures and we’ve heard the warnings: The mighty Mississippi River is swelling and flooding here in the Mid-South. While normally flood levels hit at around 34 feet, we have been rising closer to 37 feet at the start of this week and will likely hit 40 feet by the end of Thursday. For many of us a lingering question may be: Why?

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  • Frayser neighbors prepared, not worried, about flooding

    Frayser neighbors prepared, not worried, about flooding

    Monday, January 4 2016 6:34 PM EST2016-01-04 23:34:32 GMT
    Monday, January 4 2016 7:07 PM EST2016-01-05 00:07:52 GMT

    Neighbors in Frayser are prepared, but not worried about the rising Mississippi River.

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    Neighbors in Frayser are prepared, but not worried about the rising Mississippi River.

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  • Tunica residents: 'You loot, we shoot!'

    Tunica residents: 'You loot, we shoot!'

    Tuesday, January 5 2016 12:40 PM EST2016-01-05 17:40:22 GMT
    Tuesday, January 5 2016 6:56 PM EST2016-01-05 23:56:02 GMT

    Several people living in Tunica Cutoff have already evacuated their homes to avoid the flooding, but those who stayed issued a warning to would-be criminals.

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    Several people living in Tunica Cutoff have already evacuated their homes to avoid the flooding, but those who stayed issued a warning to would-be criminals.

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