Ohio River

At 2,102 kilometers long, the Ohio - Allegheny is the 56 th longest river in the world according to Wikipedia. The The Ohio River drains an area of 490,603 square kilometers. The river flows into the Mississippi. The drainage basin of the Ohio River includes: United States.

RIVERS

Outdoors calendar  -  23 Nov 2006
Huntington Herald Dispatch,Climb 150-feet over the bridge from Newport on the Levee across the Ohio River to Cincinnati. Regular climbs are $60 per person. ...

Corps to blast river channel  -  23 Nov 2006
Southeast Missourian,...year. Those conditions are unlikely to be repeated because the Ohio River is running at about three-quarters of its flood capacity. ...

Size matters  -  23 Nov 2006
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review,Not far way from that work is "between big and small," a vacuum-cast stainless-steel scale model of the Allegheny and Ohio River system arranged on a 35-foot ...

Belt-tight holidays in the Rust Belt  -  23 Nov 2006
Pueblo Chieftain,Elizabeth Boyd, 65, who has run an antique shop in Wheeling, W.Va.’s historic Center Market near the Ohio River since 1999, said business is steady despite ...

North Police Blotter  -  23 Nov 2006
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review,...insufficient funds. Keith Michael Cook, 24, of Ohio River Boulevard, Leetsdale, waived his right to a preliminary hearing Nov. 14 ...

Manchester holiday celebration right around the bend  -  23 Nov 2006
Ledger Independent,Because night air along the Ohio River can sometimes be cold, dressing for the weather is important for those intending to take the tour, said organizers.

Harrison state forest growing  -  23 Nov 2006
Louisville Courier-Journal,...statement announcing the purchase. Wooten, who died in the late 1990s, owned an Ohio River fuel supply business. In early 1997 he ...

Public input sought at EPA meeting tonight  -  23 Nov 2006
Ironton Tribune,...that Ironton create a combined sewer overflow plan since the city has six points where if there is enough rain, the sewer discharges into the Ohio River. ...

UC Crew Team Capsizes On The Ohio River  -  Nov 18, 2006
WCPO,Members of a University of Cincinnati crew team are recovering after a close call on the Ohio River. The team was racing with a ...

Car plunges into Ohio River; search for driver halted  -  Nov 17, 2006
Akron Beacon Journal,AP. LETART, W.Va. - An Ohio man is missing after his car ran off State Route 62 and plunged into the Ohio River in Mason County. ...

Body Found in the Ohio River  -  Nov 18, 2006
WOWK,MASON COUNTY -- After an exhaustive search, divers in Mason County have found the body of a man in the Ohio River. Robert Mandley's ...

Public gets final shot at Ohio River bridge designs  -  Nov 17, 2006
New Albany Tribune,By LARRY THOMAS. The opportunity for input on the Ohio River Bridges has not been lost on Dick Coomes. During the past few years, those ...

GOP Reps. Lose in Ohio River Valley  -  Nov 7, 2006
Forbes,Four Republican representatives in the conservative Ohio River Valley lost re-election bids Tuesday while several other GOP incumbents struggled to fend off ...

Gop Reps. Lose In Ohio River Valley  -  Nov 7, 2006
Guardian Unlimited,WASHINGTON (AP) - Four Republican representatives in the conservative Ohio River Valley lost re-election bids Tuesday while several other GOP incumbents ...

GOP Reps. Lose in Ohio River Valley  -  Nov 7, 2006
ABC NewsWASHINGTON Nov 7, 2006 (AP)— Three Republican representatives in the conservative Ohio River Valley lost re-election bids Tuesday while other GOP incumbents ...

Gop Reps. Lose In Ohio River Valley  -  Nov 7, 2006
Guardian Unlimited,WASHINGTON (AP) - Three Republican representatives in the conservative Ohio River Valley lost re-election bids Tuesday while other GOP incumbents struggled to ...

Lawmakers: 6th Ohio River casino is a long shot  -  Nov 13, 2006
Fort Wayne News Sentinel,AP. JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. - The odds are against Clark County winning approval to locate a casino on the Ohio River, despite voters' decision to legalize ...

Last Run of the Season  -  Nov 21, 2006
Wheeling News Register,...spring. For more than a 150 years, a ferry has taxied people across the Ohio River between Sistersville, W.Va., and Fly, Ohio. Each ...

Newport officials OK mixed-use development on Ohio River  -  Nov 3, 2006
Kentucky.com,...to cost $200 million more than when initially proposed, will be built atop underground parking garages that will raise it out of the Ohio River flood plain. ...

Officials rule out bacteria as cause of Ohio River cruise illness  -  Oct 23, 2006
WKYC-TV,PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) -- Health officials say a virus is probably to blame for the flu-like symptoms of at least 36 people on an Ohio River cruise from Cincinnati. ...

Flu-like symptoms strike 36 on Ohio River cruise boat  -  Oct 24, 2006
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette,AP. PADUCAH, Ky. – A virus probably caused at least 36 people to complain of flu-like symptoms on a cruise down the Ohio River, a health official said Monday. ...

Pike's Peak in Boone County?  -  Nov 20, 2006
Community Press,Government Navigation Light No. 248 is located at Ohio River Mile number 487.4. The name of this particular light is Pike's Peak Light and Daymarks. ...

EPA, DuPont agree to lower C8 in drinking water  -  Nov 22, 2006
PlanetSave.com,...also known as C8 or PFOA, used to make Teflon, and to test more drinking-water supplies for contamination near its Washington Works plant along the Ohio River. ...

Showdown over a river  -  Nov 12, 2006
Cincinnati.com,For 105 miles, the Little Miami River snakes through five counties in southwestern Ohio before emptying into the Ohio River in Cincinnati. ...

Contractor facing $142,200 safety fine  -  Nov 22, 2006
Cincinnati Enquirer,Citing a willful failure to protect the lives of its workers in a 32-foot-deep sewer trench near the Ohio River, a federal agency said Tuesday that it has ...

New speedway, casino road opens  -  Nov 22, 2006
Cincinnati Enquirer,...opened. The $17 million, five-mile road connects Interstate 71 just south of the speedway with US 42 near the Ohio River. Construction ...

Fire gutrs Avalon motel  -  Nov 21, 2006
Pittsburgh Post Gazette,The fire was reported at 11:56 pm at the two-story motel on Ohio River Boulevard. The motel, at one time a big part of Avalon's ...

City OKs cost-sharing with power company  -  Nov 20, 2006
Youngstown Vindicator,...cost-sharing agreement Monday with American Municipal Power-Ohio, taking Newton Falls' participation in the Hydro Matrix Project along the Ohio River one step ...

GOP Reps. Lose in Ohio River Valley  -  Nov 7, 2006
Forbes,Three Republican representatives in the conservative Ohio River Valley lost re-election bids Tuesday while other GOP incumbents struggled to fend off fierce ...

Bridge traffic to be restricted Nov. 29  -  Nov 19, 2006
Henderson Gleaner,Traffic flow on both of the US 41 twin bridges across the Ohio River between Evansville and Henderson will be reduced to only one lane for a while Nov. 29. ...

W.Va. outdoors report (Nov. 15)  -  Nov 16, 2006
Huntington Herald Dispatch,OHIO RIVER (New Cumberland, Pike Island, and Hannibal pools and tailwaters) - Saugers and walleyes become very active for about an hour at twilight and this is ...

Children invited to design poster for River Sweep 2007  -  Nov 16, 2006
Cincinnati Post,The Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission is inviting students in primary and secondary schools to design a poster for River Sweep 2007. ...

Front Street set to open  -  Nov 17, 2006
Georgetown News Democrat,The benches along the Ohio River overlooks have been put in place on the River Walk, as well as planters. ... 11, to plant trees along the Ohio River. ...

Kentucky news in brief  -  Nov 21, 2006
Kentucky Post,Kentucky river cities along the Ohio River, including how Covington and Newport developed around the Licking River inlet, is the topic of a new show airing on ...

Shock and awe over shootings, football  -  Nov 21, 2006
Cincinnati Enquirer,Club-crowd brawls late Friday on both sides of the Ohio River were capped off with at least one killing and multiple shootings by one or more thugs armed with ...

Body Found In River  -  Nov 18, 2006
WTAP-TV,After three hours of searching, police found the body of a Middleport man in the Ohio River.... West Virginia State Police found ...

Tragedy strikes family twice in a week  -  Nov 20, 2006
Wabash Plain Dealer,...in New Albany on Saturday - the seventh anniversary of the day she agreed to become his girlfriend when both were high school juniors in that Ohio River city. ...

Republican clinches re-election to House  -  Nov 22, 2006
Kansas City Star,The 2nd District, which includes Cincinnati along with some other Ohio River towns and rural areas, has long been a Republican stronghold, carried for seven ...

South Point park is great place for fun  -  Nov 20, 2006
Ironton Tribune,For those who have no use for the swings and slides, park benches offer a view of the riverfront and the boats and barges that pass along the Ohio River. ...

Man rescued, arrested after falling into Ohio River  -  Oct 30, 2006
Evansville Courier & Press (subscription),By MARK WILSON. A Boonville, Ind., man was rescued from the Ohio River early Monday by a Henderson County, Ky., sheriff's deputy, then arrested. Sgt. ...

Officials rule out bacteria as cause of Ohio River cruise illness  -  Oct 23, 2006
Akron Beacon Journal,PADUCAH, Ky. - A virus probably caused at least 36 people to suffer flu-like symptoms last week while taking a riverboat cruise down the Ohio River, a health ...

Lewis and Clark park opens on 200th anniversary of return  -  Nov 19, 2006
Pittsburgh Post Gazette,AP. CLARKSVILLE, Ind. -- A new Lewis and Clark Park has opened beside the Ohio River where the explorers departed and returned two centuries ago. ...

Scenic Byway designation sought  -  Nov 16, 2006
Oxford Press,Bonita Porter, one of the residents involved, is planning a route that would connect the Historic National Road (US 40) to the Ohio River Scenic Byway, which ...

W. Va. state police find body of missing Ohio driver in Ohio River  -  Nov 18, 2006
Dayton Daily News (subscription),AP. LETART, W.Va. — The body of an Ohio man was recovered from the Ohio River on Saturday, a day after his sport utility vehicle ran off West Virginia 62 and ...

City, EPA meet to discuss sewers  -  Nov 17, 2006
Ironton Tribune,...being worked on. The city has six points where if there is enough rain, the sewer discharges into the Ohio River. The EPA wants ...

ESPN2 airing Joe Thomas show shot at Fox Run  -  Nov 22, 2006
Hillsboro Times Gazette,From Lake Erie to the Ohio River, Kentucky Lake to Sandusky Bay, Reel in the Outdoors with Joe Thomas presents angling and hunting adventures on public lands ...

Now it's all up to the ducks  -  Nov 19, 2006
Louisville Courier-Journal,By Gary Garth. Duck season will open Thursday, and Rocky Pritchert is certain of one thing: Most of North America's waterfowl are still north of the Ohio River. ...