Queen of the Mississippi http://wwno.org en Queen of the Mississippi to launch service http://wwno.org/post/queen-mississippi-launch-service <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A comeback for old-fashioned paddlewheel riverboat travel on the Mississippi River continues in New Orleans this weekend with the departure from New Orleans of the Queen of the Mississippi, a brand new, quintuple-decked vessel mixing 19th century trappings meant to evoke the Mark Twain era with modern amenities including internet access, satellite television, an exercise area and a putting green.</p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 17:20:07 +0000 Kevin McGill | The Associated Press 17079 at http://wwno.org