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Rep. Emerson to check progress on river channels, rail system

SCOTT CITY, MO (KFVS) -

Dredging operations continue along portions of a low Mississippi River.

Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson will make a stop in southeast Missouri  on Friday to check on the progress of keeping river channels open.

She is scheduled to arrive at the SEMO Port in Scott City at about 1:30 Friday afternoon.

While there, the congresswoman will also observe the new rail system that was put in place.

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