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Avoiding the bars

Monday, August 20, 2012

Photo by Jill Bock, Staff
A member of the crew of the Queen of the Mississippi carries a rope to tie up the boat Sunday along the riverfront at New Madrid. Captains of boats and barges are having to avoid exposed sandbars on the river.

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