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Mississippi rising due to flooding up north

The Mississippi River is rising again and threatening portions of southeast Missouri. The Mississippi River is rising again and threatening portions of southeast Missouri.
MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

As the flood fight continues along the Missouri, the Mississippi River is rising again and threatening portions of southeast Missouri.

The Army Corps of Engineers is working to construct a berm at a section of the Birds Point levee which was blown open in May.

The river is rising in that area this weekend, the result of recent rains.

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