Missouri River Runner http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Amtrak to resume full service between St. Louis and Kansas City http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/amtrak-resume-full-service-between-st-louis-and-kansas-city <p><a href="http://www.amtrak.com/servlet/ContentServer?pagename=Amtrak/HomePage">Amtrak</a> officials say&nbsp;full service between St. Louis and Kansas City will be restored on Wednesday, nearly a month after being disrupted due to flood waters.</p><p>Flooding along the <a href="http://www.nwd-mr.usace.army.mil/rcc/">Missouri River </a>had forced more freight traffic onto tracks used by Amtrak&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.amtrak.com/servlet/ContentServer?c=AM_Route_C&amp;pagename=am%2FLayout&amp;cid=1241245664594">Missouri River Runner</a>.&nbsp; Spokesman Marc Magliari says the high waters have subsided. Mon, 25 Jul 2011 22:18:52 +0000 Marshall Griffin 1728 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Amtrak to resume full service between St. Louis and Kansas City Two Amtrak trains between KC and St. Louis remain canceled http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/two-amtrak-trains-between-kc-and-st-louis-remain-canceled <p>The high water that&#39;s shut down two of Amtrak&#39;s <a href="http://www.amtrak.com/servlet/ContentServer?c=AM_Route_C&amp;pagename=am%2FLayout&amp;cid=1241245664594">Missouri River Runner</a> trains for more than three weeks will keep those trains off the track until at least Sunday.</p><p>Amtrak had hoped last week that the Missouri River would recede enough to restart service by tomorrow, July 19th.</p> Mon, 18 Jul 2011 20:42:43 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 1673 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Two Amtrak trains between KC and St. Louis remain canceled Flooding cancels some Amtrak service http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/flooding-cancels-some-amtrak-service <p>The rising Missouri River has forced the suspension of some Amtrak trains between St. Louis and Kansas City.</p><p>The suspension of the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.amtrak.com/servlet/ContentServer?c=AM_Route_C&amp;pagename=am%2FLayout&amp;cid=1241245664594">Missouri River Runner </a>will last through at least July 6. Flooding along Union Pacific tracks west of Jefferson City is forcing freight trains to use the Union Pacific route that is shared with the Missouri River Runner.&nbsp;</p><p>The specific trains canceled are:</p> Sat, 02 Jul 2011 20:04:02 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 1561 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Flooding cancels some Amtrak service