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Skiing Joe

 

 

 

RiverBills Picture of the Day.... was sent to us by Jan DeSherlia of Grafton harbor fame

 

 

Hi Bill,

We started Labor Day Weekend early. First picture is Joe slalom skiing and the second picture his Joe bare footing.

Gorgeous night on the river!!

See you this weekend everyone.

Jan DeSherlia
Grafton Harbor

 

 

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Quincy Bridge

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RiverBills Picture of the Day.... was sent to us by Capt'n Doug J who hails out of Lake Center Marina in the boat..... Gin Bucket II

 

 

Bill.

Thought you may enjoy this pic of the Quincy Bridge taken on our Hogback run last weekend.

Doug J.

Gin Bucket II Lake Center.

 

RiverBills T-Shirt Sighting

Grafton Marina

Confluence of the Mississippi & Illinois River

 

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A RiverBills T-Shirt  Sighting.... was sent to us by Capt'n Carl Seidler who hails out of Grafton Marina.........

 

 

Bill,

 

I ran across this lady in a RiverBills shirt, you know her ?

 

Carl

 

 

RiverBill says....  I know her !

                          It's....Marsha, Marsha, Marsha !

 

 

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Are you ready for the weekend......

Friday night " Acoustic Accident" on the deck at 7.....

 

Saturday 2pm "Doc and Janet" Saturday night the SMASH BAND returns taking the stage at 8pm.

 

Sunday MLP at 3pm...Boathouse Band Sunday night at 8pm ....finishing the weekend with MLP at 2pm.....

 

NO COVER CHARGE for any bands this weekend! Lets have a great summer party!

 

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Jump !

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The Pictures of YesterYear's in 2014......  was sent to us by Taylor Lauth

 

Picture taken Sunday, 31 August 2014 on caption Gary Schmitt's boat .....

 

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LaRosa Cabana Bar

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It’s going to be a beautiful weekend, with an amazing view. We have live entertainment at the LaRosa Sunday and Monday.

 

The Wizard Island Dudes Sunday from 1pm-4pm

Monday Catfish Willie 12pm-4pm.

 

Hope to see you all on this Holiday weekend! Please have a safe and happy one

 

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HAKUNA MATATA RIVERBOAT PRICING.. click here

 

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No new incident reports

 

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Please place an order "NOW" so you can sport your

Legacies Alive shirt

when they arrive in our area in mid September

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RiverBill says.... Mary and I ordered shirts Wednesday, they shipped on Thursday

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Updated 27 August 2015

    US Army Corps of Engineers

    St. Louis District - Weekly Navigation Channel Condition

   

 

 

 

Dredge Potter
- Completed dredging RM 221, will proceed to next scheduled site RM 222.6.

 

Mississippi River

MILE 185.1 LOCK 27-MILE 194.2 REVETMENT MAINTENANCE, CHAIN OF ROCKS CANAL
Mobilization of floating plant starts 30 July 2015 with a estimated completion date of 30 Sept 2015. The construction contractor will be performing revetment maintenance, placing rip rap on the Chain of Rocks Canal West Levee. The work shall cause no impact to Navigation or Lock operation. Floating Plant with Crane - Marine Vessel (Al Goult). Boat Pilot: Steve Pohlman. Radio Channel 13. Floating Plant transporting stone - Marine Vessel (Keith Jocobson). Boat Pilot: Dan Eilerman. Radio Channel 13. All navigation interest should be alert and abide by, any special instructions issued by Lockmaster.

 

MILE 190.8 - SUBMERGED OBSTRUCTION
A submerged obstruction has been reported in the vicinity of Mile 190.8, approximately 50 feet off the LDB. Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area.

 

MILE 221.0 - DREDGE OPERATION
Continuing until further notice, the Dredge POTTER will be conducting dredging operations in the vicinity of Mile 221.0. Work will be conducted 24-hours a day 7-days a week. The Dredge POTTER will monitor VHF-FM Channels 13 or 16 and requests 1 hour advance notice of passage, for passing arrangements. Mariners are urged to transit the area at their slowest safe speed to minimize their wake after passing arrangements have been made.

 

Missouri River

MILE 68.5 - MILE 27.5 - MARINE EVENT
Commencing August 29, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., the Race for the Rivers 2015, a canoe/kayak race, will be held between approximate Miles 68.5 and 27.5. Mariners are urged to transit the area with caution during the event period.

 

Illinois River

MILE 163.5 - MARINE EVENT
On August 29, 2015, from 6:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m., the Peoria Triathlon, a swimming event, will be held in the vicinity of Mile 163.5. Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area during the event period.

 

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Mississippi River Near Quincy, Illinois

Navy Vet Swam Into the Tri-States Region........

 

On Wednesday, 28 year old Navy Veteran Chris Ring arrived in the Tri-States region, when he swam through Keokuk, Iowa.  On Thursday, he passed Canton, and is expected to arrive in Quincy on Friday.

 

Ring is attempting to make history by becoming the first American to swim the length of the Mississippi River.  He started the journey in June, and expects to reach the Gulf of Mexico by early December.

 

Ring's journey is intended to raise awareness for Goldstar Families, who are families that have lost a loved one in the military........

 

Click here to read this news article from khqa.com.  With Video.

US Coast Guard

News Release

UPDATE 3: RESPONSE TO COLLISION NEAR PADUCAH


PADUCAH, Ky. - On-scene assessment teams have reported the maximum estimated potential clarified slurry oil released from the tug collision is now 250,000 gallons, Thursday.

The maximum potential spill has been reduced because the two remaining partitions aboard the affected barge were reportedly secured.
A Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry fixed wing aircraft conducted an over flight earlier today, which revealed a five-mile discoloration beginning at the impact site.

A safety zone is in place on the Mississippi River, and currently closed to all traffic except response vessels between mile markers 939-922. A queue is in place, six up bound and nine down bound.

Coast Guard Sector Ohio Valley watchstanders received a call about a collision between two towboats at mile marker 937 at 8:22 p.m. Wednesday.

The Coast Guard is working with the barge owner and SWS, an oil spill response organization, to determine the amount of slurry oil that has been discharged.


Click here to read this news article from the U.S. Coast Guard.

 

 Reprinted from US Coast Guard

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Mississippi River Near New Boston, Illinois

Statue Of Black Hawk Arrived On New Boston Riverfront........

 

The hand crafted, life sized wooden statue of Sauk Warrior Black Hawk has been erected along the riverfront of New Boston, Illinois.  The wooden statue was designed by Moline based artist, Rob Storm.

 

Storm says that he sort of went with the flow, in that he had a few ideas of when he wanted to do.  Storm added that he wanted Black Hawk to have an intense face, that also looked protective. Black Hawk was native of the former Yellow Banks Territory, which includes New Boston.

 

Storm is already working on his new statue, a life sized wooden likeness of Abraham Lincoln, who surveyed New Boston in 1834........

 

Click here to read this news story from qctimes.com.

 

 

 

 

From Wikipedia Encyclopedia

Black Hawk, (1767 – October 3, 1838) was a war leader and warrior of the Sauk American Indian tribe in what is now the Midwest of the United States. Although he had inherited an important historic medicine bundle from his father, he was not a hereditary civil chief. Black Hawk earned his status as a war chief or captain by his actions: leading raiding and war parties as a young man, and a band of Sauk warriors during the Black Hawk War of 1832.

During the War of 1812, Black Hawk had fought on the side of the British against the U.S., hoping to push white American settlers away from Sauk territory. Later he led a band of Sauk and Fox warriors, known as the British Band, against European-American settlers in Illinois and present-day Wisconsin in the 1832 Black Hawk War. After the war, he was captured by U.S. forces and taken to the eastern U.S. He and other war leaders were taken on tour of several cities.  click here to continue reading

 

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Illinois River Near Brussels. Illinois

Free Fall Events At Two Rivers Wildlife Refuge........

 

This fall, the Two Rivers National Wildlife Refuge in Brussels, Illinois is planning on holding several free programs and family events.

 

Events will include "Second Saturday Art", "Pressed Leaves", "Sketching Wildlife", Painting the Prairie", free canoe outings, and much more........

 

Click here to read more from riverbender.com.

 

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SWIM For Their SACRIFICE

Navy Veteran is Swimming Length of the Mississippi River

 

Chris Ring started his swim down the Mississippi on Saturday, June 6th, at Lake Itasca in Minnesota.  Saturday, June 6, was also the 71st anniversary of D-Day, Chris plans to finish at the Gulf of Mexico on Veteran’s Day.

 

The latest tracking map shows that Chris has been swimming for 90 days and is now in the state of Missouri.  They should arrive in the St. Louis area in mid September.

 

Click here for more information

My River Home

It’s going to be a beautiful weekend, with an amazing view. We have live entertainment at the LaRosa Sunday and Monday.

The Wizard Island Dudes Sunday from 1pm-4pm and Monday Catfish Willie 12pm-4pm.

Hope to see you all on this Holiday weekend! Please have a safe and happy one smile emoticon

 

Reposted from Facebook

Duck Club Yacht Club

THIS WEEKENDS SPECIALS
CREAM OF MUSHROOM SOUP
ALASKAN KING CRAB LEGS
BEEF TENDERLOIN MARSALA
FRESH BLUEBERRY CHEESECAKE W/ GINGER SNAP COOKIE CRUST

 

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Yacht Club of St. Louis Restaurant·

This weekends line up!
Thursday night: taco bar $5.99 $3 margaritas
 

Friday: steak night and Kaylor and Thomasino play
 

Saturday : lounging poolside, lunch specials
 

Sunday: breakfast buffet 10-12 $8.99
Fried chicken dinner starts at 2pm Ben plays poolside
 

Monday: labor day pool party , drink and bbq specials!

 

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Grafton Harbor

The Big Kahuna

 

Great music this weekend at the Kahuna!! We have two of the most talented bands we book on the same weekend!!

This will be one of Aaron McCoy's last performances with HOOKIE before he moves frown emoticon We have never had a band able to nail songs requests they've never played like these guys!!

And if you haven't seen COME CLOSER you don't know what fun is!!! People are still talking about how much fun they had last time they played!!

 

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Cedar Hill

Open Labor Day Weekend.....

 

Cedar Hill will be open Labor Day weekend come enjoy with Us !

 

We'll be open Friday to Monday 11am to 11pm have specials drink and food ! We'll see ya  

 

Illinois River at Naples, IL

Evandy's Boatel

 

Farm Rock Live at Evandy's Boatel
Saturday at 8:00pm

You all heard about Farm Rock last show at Evandys Charlie Evans.These guys will Rock the River for 4 plus hours without a break! I tell people it will be one of the best concerts you ever see!

 

Reposted from Facebook

 

 

We offer full fiberglass repair, high performance upgrades, transom & stringer rebuilds, service on older products, new & used parts department, an accessories department, as well as many other services to suit everyone's boating needs. We continue to display our Yamaha Sport Boat & Waverunners, Hurricane Deckboats, SanPan, AquaPatio, and Sweetwater Pontoons, along with our newest line of Crest Pontoons and Manitou

 

St. Charles Boat & Motor website      St. Charles boat & Motor Facebook

Missouri Fishing Report  ------ The Missouri Department of Conservation has issued this week's Fishing Report.  

 

Mississippi River (St. Louis Region)  

Water Surface Temp: 77º
Water Level (Range): normal
Water Type: dingy
Fish Reported:
Catfish: Fair
Freshwater Drum: Fair
channel catfish and blue catfish fair on cut baits; flathead catfish fair on live baits and fresh cut baits; freshwater drum fair on worms.
(Reported on: 9/2/15)
 

Missouri River (Lower)

Water Surface Temp: 80º
Water Level (Range): low
Water Type: dingy
Fish Reported:
Catfish: Fair
channel catfish and blue catfish fair on cut baits; flathead catfish fair on live baits.
(Reported on: 9/2/15)
 

Meramec River (St. Louis Co.)

Water Surface Temp: 82º
Water Level (Range): low
Water Type: dingy
Fish Reported:
Catfish: Slow
Black Bass: Slow
Crappie: Slow
Bluegill: Slow
all species slow.
(Reported on: 9/2/15)
 

Salt River (below Mark Twain)  

Water Surface Temp: 78º
Water Level (Range): high
Water Type: muddy
all species slow.
(Reported on: 9/1/15)

The above reprinted from the weekly [Mo-fish] Weekly Fishing Report e-mail.

Check out the report for the entire state of Missouri go to  http://www.mdc.mo.gov/fish/fishrt/

Lake Of The Ozarks

 

While Trolling The Internet........  We reeled in a few photo galleries from lakeexpo.com, which show some of the action from  the past week's Lake of the Ozarks Shootout........

 

Click here to check out photos of the Shootout Racers At The Docks, and Vendor Village.

Click here to view photo galleries from The Biggest Party On The Lake

Click here to look at photos from the Shootout awards ceremonies.

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River Ferries

 

Illinois River

Brussels Ferry..............618 - 786-3636

 

Mississippi River

Golden Eagle Ferry ......618-  535-5759

Winfield Ferry...............618 - 396-2535

 

Grafton Ferry............... 1-800-258-6645 

Last Weekend's Edition of RiverBills....

 

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Restaurants

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Big Kahuna.......................  Open

Boathouse Food & Deck....  Open

Cedar Hill Resort................ Open

Duck Club Yacht Club .......  Open

Evandy's Boatel.................  Open

Froges Bar & Grill..............  Open all Year

Kinder's Restaurant............  Open

Longshot Saloon................  Open

LaRosa Cantina.................. Open

Riverside Bar & Grill............ Closed

Yacht Club of St. Louis.........Open

 

 Your Eye on the River

 

The Boathouse Food and Deck WebCam

Mississippi River on Dardenne Slough UMR 222.2

 

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Mike and Rosie's Swing Set Blog

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David Berg's Blog

 

 

"Great Escape" We are currently "dirt dwellers" but have lived aboard traveling for as long as 7 months at a time.

 

 

 

 

Click here to go to "Bergs on Great Escape Blog" and read the latest blog

 

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Reprinted from Jalsails's Blog

Sailing on the Mardi Gras Blog

 

Click here to read Barry and Linda's latest blog

River Levels & Water Temp for your phone

 

River Levels for Pool 26............    http://www.riverbills.com/River.html

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August 26, 2015

Mississippi River Near Grafton, Illinois

Cabaret-Style Cruise Aboard The Spirit Of Peoria........

 

On August 26th, the Spirit of Peoria Paddlewheel Boat will be presenting something a little different on their Mississippi River cruises:  a cabaret-themed cruise.

 

Members of the Alton Little Theater will be aboard, and performing a variety of Broadway tunes and showstoppers.  There will be a little adult humor in the evening's Madame

 

According to Brett Stawar, the Alton Regional Convention and Visitor's Bureau President, passengers will board the Spirit of Peoria at The Loading Dock at 6:30 pm.  The cruise will begin at 7 pm........

 

Click here to read more from altondailynews.com.  With Photo and Audio.

 

Wednesday, August 26

Lake Of The Ozarks

Shootout On The Strip Returning To Lake Ozark........

 

After a two years at the Laurie Fairgrounds, the Shootout Street Party will be heading back to the Bagnell Dam Strip.  On Wednesday, April 8, Race Director Ron Duggan made the announcement during a Shootout meeting at Captain Ron's Bar and Grill.

 

Back in 2013, the event left the strip following a crackdown on an open alcohol container ordinance by the Lake Ozark Board of Aldermen.  At the time, businesses on the Strip could not get behind a proposed "Temporary Outdoor Consumption Permit" that the Board required.

 

The Laurie Fairgrounds proved to be an adequate venue for the event, however, there was a big problem with dust.  Apparently, powerboaters were getting frustrated about spending quite a bit of money getting their boats to shine, only to have them end up dirty following one day at the fairgrounds........

 

Click here to read this news article from lakeexpo.com.  With Photo.

 

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Saturday, August 29, 2015

Missouri River Near St. Charles, Missouri

Race For The Rivers Event Coming Up........

 

Paddlers interested in getting into a competitive river race, or perhaps a little laid-back family fun can find it at the Race for the Rivers 2015, which will be held on August 29.

 

The focus of the event is water education, restoration, and recreation, and The Greenway Network will holding their seventh annual Missouri River paddling event.

 

Paddlers will be able to choose between two canoe and kayak races, a 20 mile race and a 40 mile race.  The event will also include The Festival, that will feature food, music and more at St. Charles' Frontier Park........

 

Click here to read more from historicstcharles.com.

Click here to visit the Race for the Rivers website.

 

Saturday, August 29

Mississippi River At Alton, Illinois

Alton Amphitheater Hosting Food Truck Festival........

 

This year's third major event at the Liberty Bank Alton Amphitheater is going to combine music and food.  The City of Alton is partnering with Sauce Magazine to present the inaugural Food Truck Festival on August 29.

 

This free event at the Alton Amphitheater is just a short stroll from the Alton Marina.  The food trucks themselves, however, will be setting their own prices. 

 

The entertainment headliner will be St. Louis native, blues musician Marquise Knox, who has performed with B.B. King, Honeyboy Edwards, and Louisiana Red among others.........

 

Click here to read this news tidbit from riverbender.com.  With Photo and Audio.

 

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