NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 02, 2013
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(St. Louis: Kevin Tibbles) The increasing difficulty for barges to move on the Mississippi River due to the drought featured; scenes shown of operations in Thebes, Illinois. [US Army Corps of Engineers Mike RODGERS- says we’ll be hitting record low water levels.] [AEP River Operations Marty HETTEL- says it’s a major artery to the Gulf Coast.] [Tugboat operator George FOSTER – says we’re predicting to go lower than we are now.] [Waterways Council, Inc. Debra COLBERT- notes 8,000 jobs will be impacted.]
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