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Dorena-Hickman Ferry operating normally after high winds

(Source: KFVS) (Source: KFVS)
HICKMAN, KY (KFVS) -

The Dorena-Hickman Ferry is running on its normal winter schedule. 

High winds caused the Dorena-Hickman Ferry to temporarily halt operation.

Captain Jeremy Newsom reports winds on the Mississippi River at the ferry crossing running about 35 miles per hour with occasional gusts. 

The Dorena-Hickman Ferry connects KY 1354 at Hickman, Kentucky, with Missouri Route A and Route 77 near Dorena, Missouri.  The Dorena-Hickman Ferry is located at Mississippi River navigation mile point 922.0.

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