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Aug. 10, 2017ST. JOSEPH, Mo. |  By: Nienow

Camping available at Rosecrans Airport to view solar eclipse

Spots for camping to view the total solar eclipse remain at Rosecrans Memorial Airport in Kansas across the Missouri River from St. Joseph, Mo.

The deadline to reserve camping spots has been extended until Thursday, Aug. 17, however prices will increase after tomorrow. Public Information Officer with the City of St. Joseph Mary Robertson says Rosecrans is in the path of totality and could be one of the best locations to view the eclipse. Robertson adds only those with a prepurchased pass will be admitted on the grounds. Passes are available at

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