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Good Questions: Rivers, Maple Trees & MOA Visitors

Ivy and Kelley in Mrs. Neppl’s class at Tremont Elementary are learning about rivers. They want to know: What is the longest river in the U.S.? The Missouri River, at 2,541 miles, beats out the mighty Mississippi at 2,230 miles. But here’s the thing: the Missouri is a tributary of the Mississippi.

10/03/2014

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MN Man Wins Kayak Race On Missouri River In SD

Joe Zellner of Grand Marais, Minn., finished the 72-mile course between Yankton and Sioux City, Iowa, in less than nine hours.

05/29/2012

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At Full Flow, Mighty Missouri Puts On Show

The fast-moving Missouri River is making for spectacular displays at the dams that control its flow.

06/10/2011

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