U.S. Geological Survey

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A pair of earthquakes hit southeast Missouri, but there were no reports of damage or injuries.

The U.S. Geological Survey said a 3.4-magnitude earthquake, followed 24 minutes later by a 3.2-magnitude aftershock, hit southeast Missouri on Friday afternoon.

The Daily American Republic reports residents in Butler, Ripley and Carter counties reported feeling the quakes.

The geology behind Columbia's water supply

Apr 1, 2014
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You've probably read the headlines about the drought in California.  It got me to thinking about what many of us probably take for granted, our water supply.