Shippers revel as river rises
Barges full again as storms, dredging free Mississippi
Posted: February 28, 2013 at 2:51 a.m.
Mississippi River shippers have returned to hauling full loads after several storms and aggressive rock-clearing deepened the waterway, eliminating worries about barge traffic shutting down, the river’s stewards and barge operators said Wednesday.
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Business, Pages 25 on 02/28/2013