Floodwaters Breach Levees PromptingRescues Evacuations Across Midwest

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In Mills County Iowa authorities ordered residents in some rural areas to evacuate after the Missouri River rose above the levees. The deluge pushed some waterways and Minnesota. Others stranding residents in virtual islands without access in or out. In Iowa a section of northbound Interstate 29 that runs parallel to the Missouri River has closed due to flooding. Load ErrorJames Wilke family members said. NEBRASKA FARMER WHO DIED TRYING TO RESCUE A STRANGER FROM FLOODWATERS IS HAILED AS A HEROTwo other people in Nebraska were reported missing because of rising floodwaters. And in Mills County authorities ordered people in some rural areas to evacuate after the Missouri River overtopped levees. Farther east the Mississippi River saw moderate flooding in Illinois from Rock Island south to Gladstone. Horses belonging are boarded in Inglewood Neb. The flooding followed days of snow and rain record setting in some places that swept through the West and Midwest

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