Coast Guard opens Missouri and Big Sioux Rivers

ST. LOUIS — The Coast Guard, in partnership with the Omaha District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the states of Nebraska, South Dakota, Iowa, and Missouri reopened the entirety of the Missouri and Big Sioux Rivers to all vessel traffic on Monday. Although the river is now open to all vessel traffic, waterway users are cautioned that dangerous water conditions may exist in many areas....

Coast Guard opens portion of Missouri River

ST. LOUIS — The Coast Guard, in partnership with the Omaha District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the states of South Dakota and Nebraska, Saturday, reopened an additional 58 miles of the Missouri River to vessel traffic. The newly opened portion of the river extends from mile marker 811 just south of Gavin’s Point Dam in Yankton, S.D, to mile marker 753 at the southern border of Ponca...