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An icy Mississippi River flows slowly past Chester

  • A houseboat is tied to the Mississippi River bank in Chester on Jan. 4. The cold weather that enveloped southern Illinois the past two weeks has significantly frozen parts of the river in the region.

    A houseboat is tied to the Mississippi River bank in Chester on Jan. 4. The cold weather that enveloped southern Illinois the past two weeks has significantly frozen parts of the river in the region.
    Courtesy of Kenzi Martin

 
updated: 1/10/2018 3:24 PM

A houseboat is tied to the Mississippi River bank in Chester; where the cold weather that enveloped southern Illinois the past two weeks has significantly frozen parts of the river in the region.