Southwest Journalist

Emily Kientzel empties the water out of her grandmother Joan FitzGerald's boot that is filled with floodwater from the Mississippi River, as they check on the home of a friend outside of Portage des Sioux, Missouri on Sunday. The pair are standing on the second story balcony of the home that has more than a foot of water in it.

Mississippi River flooding approaches records set in 1993

HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH, Associated Press
June 3, 2019
Waves crash into a pier as a surfer rides the waves.

Alberto remnants leave flooding, downed trees

Associated Press
May 29, 2018
(Photo: KHOU 11 News)A This very small kitten survived flooding by hiding under the hood of a woman's car.

Lucky kitten hitches ride during Texas floods

Rebekah Tomlin
June 2, 2015
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