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Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
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Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
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Corps of Engineers
July 9, 2013
Officials to keep conserving Missouri River water
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The recent rains along the upper Missouri River won't change the plan to conserve water in the river's reservoirs but they will help improve navigation. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Monday the river basin is still recovering from last year's drought. In...
July 9, 2013 - 9:06am
Thune aims to block corps from charging for Missouri River's water
A plan by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to charge for water taken from the Missouri River could be tackled on Capitol Hill. Sen.
May 9, 2013 - 6:35am
April 19, 2013
OUR VIEW: Stop the sediment, Corps of Engineers
For the third time, the Niobrara River has been listed among America's most endangered by a national watchdog group. The organization, called...
April 19, 2013 - 12:25pm
April 11, 2013
SD urges water conservation on Missouri River
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota officials are urging the US Army Corps of Engineers to conserve water in Missouri River reservoirs as dry conditions limit water flows into the system. State officials planned to submit a letter at a meeting in Pierre that was canceled due to bad weather...
April 11, 2013 - 4:15pm
Officials cancel S. Dakota meeting on Missouri River
PIERRE (AP) -- The U.S.
April 11, 2013 - 6:55am
April 9, 2013
Missouri River level stays low because of drought
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The amount of water released into the lower Missouri River this spring will remain at minimal levels because of ongoing dry conditions in the region. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it plans to release just enough water to support a minimal channel for barge...
April 9, 2013 - 5:37pm
March 12, 2013
Corps to test Gavins Point dam with more water
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Officials are planning to temporarily boost how much water flows into the lower Missouri River to test the concrete spillway below the Gavins Point dam on the South Dakota-Nebraska border. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is planning the test on Tuesday.
March 12, 2013 - 7:54am
February 7, 2013
Corps says Missouri River remains at low levels
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Dry weather continues throughout the area that feeds into the Missouri River, so water levels will remain low. The U.S.
February 7, 2013 - 3:59pm
January 3, 2013
Releases into the Missouri River will be decreased
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The amount of water released into the lower Missouri River will be decreased this month because warmer weather has reduced ice concerns. The U.S.
January 3, 2013 - 3:34pm
December 18, 2012
Releases into Missouri River will be increased
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The amount of water flowing into the lower Missouri River will be increased this week because of concerns about colder temperatures, but the increase isn't likely to boost the level of the Mississippi River downstream. The U.S.
December 18, 2012 - 10:58am
December 6, 2012
Thune: Corps lacks legal authority to release water
Water cannot be legally released from Missouri River reservoirs with the prime purpose of aiding navigation on the Mississippi River, Sen.
December 6, 2012 - 11:09am
November 30, 2012
Mont. governor: no emergency releases on Missouri
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Montana Gov.
November 30, 2012 - 10:31am
November 26, 2012
River interests still seeking help for low water
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Businesses that move products on the Mississippi River continue to seek the government's help as the river approaches historic lows. The Army Corps of Engineers on Friday began reducing the outflow from an upper Missouri River reservoir to ease drought conditions...
November 26, 2012 - 11:36am
November 12, 2012
Missouri governor, barge industry urge action
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and the barge industry are imploring the federal government to keep water flowing on the Missouri and Mississippi rivers or face potential "economic disaster." The nearly year-long drought has left many waterways at historic lows. Nixon sent...
November 12, 2012 - 11:29am
October 31, 2012
Drought influencing Missouri River management plan
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The flood of 2011 and the drought of 2012 will both likely influence how the Army Corps of Engineers manages the Missouri River in the upcoming year. The corps is holding six meetings in five states over four days on its annual operating plan for the river...
October 31, 2012 - 12:06pm