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Dorena-Hickman Ferry halts operation temporarily

Thursday, November 17, 2011

EAST PRAIRIE -The Dorena-Hickman Ferry has halted operation for the next six weeks. But when it returns around the first of the new year, it should be better than ever.

The ferry closed at the end of its business day Wednesday to allow the boat to be sent to a shipyard in St. Louis where new engines will be installed.

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