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Mississippi River / Flooding #993811

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 17, 2011
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(Chicago: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Krotz Springs, Louisiana: Yunji de Nies) The closing of a section of the Mississippi River around Natchez due to the flooding featured; details given about the economic strain due to shutting down the river traffic; scenes shown from Krotz Springs, Louisiana. [Residents Robbie SWEENEY, Shirley BONET - comment on his decision not to evacuate.] [On patrol, SHERIFF - comments on those who refuse to leave.]

Sawyer, Diane;
Nies, Yunji de

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