Recovery efforts hampered by weather and river current

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No bodies were recovered Monday from the 35W bridge site in the Mississippi River. Four people remain missing. Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek says recovery efforts have been hampered by the weather. He says the faster current makes it difficult for the divers to maneuver underwater. Stanek says the strong current has also carried items from the collapse site downstream. He is asking the public to call the Sheriff's office if they find anything in the river.

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