Steamboat Arabia and the Ever-Changing Missouri River

Steamboat Arabia and the Ever-Changing Missouri River

The story of the steamboat Arabia and the recent flooding of the Missouri and Mississippi rivers provide exaggerated examples of how rivers are constantly changing course. Whether it’s the accumulation or erosion of silt, log jams, sandbars, dredging, drought, or flooding, rivers cut new channels which can change their width, depth, length, and location. Navigating […]

Alex Smith Will Start For The Kansas City Chiefs

Chiefs officially signed the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback

Alex Smith Will Start For The Kansas City Chiefs

The Kansas City Chiefs made a move that was not un-expected.  Matt Cassel’s four-year run with the Kansas City Chiefs is over.  He has been released by the team, and is an unrestricted free agent. The Chiefs officially signed former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, Alex Smith, to a contract Tuesday, the official beginning of the […]