The muddy waters of the Mississippi River are causing misery in southwest Wisconsin.
The river is
spilling over its banks, flooding homes and streets in Prairie du Chien (PRAYR´-ee doo SHEEN), and forcing residents to higher ground.
says it´s not easy watching your house be engulfed by water. She says, “It gives you a sick feeling in your stomach.´´
Downriver in Iowa, people are
also watching the mighty river closely. The Mississippi is expected to crest there over the next week.