Each week, The Waterways Journal brings the towing and barge industry on the inland waterways of the United States the most up-to-date news and event information. We report the top news stories for our more than 25,000 customers who serve barge companies, ports, terminals, fleets, shipyards, refuelers, shippers, suppliers and marine contractors that form the inland waterways transportation industry.

Stop by to read full articles from the latest WJ issue. This week's top news is:

House Appropriations Committee Passes ‘Strong’ Corps Funding Bill

Crew Rescued As Mv. Eric Haney Sinks Near Cairo, Ill.

Mississippi River Commission To Tour Red River