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Mystery man releases pigeons by the truckload

September 10, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Turkeys aren’t the only bird flocking around town this week. An unidentified man, whom witnesses said is from St. Paul, has been dropping off pigeons by the thousands at the Tru Shine Truck Wash in Worthington, according to its employees. Continue Reading

Reservoir releases cut to 1,800 cfs

October 22, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Releases from Jamestown Dam were reduced to 800 cubic feet per second Friday, according to a press release from the Jamestown engineer’s office. Pipestem Dam releases continue at 1,000 cfs for a combined 1,800 cfs.
This completes the first four days of release reductions lowering the water flowing out of the Jamestown Dam from the 1,400 cfs maintained since August.
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Reservoir releases cut to 1,800 cfs

October 22, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Releases from Jamestown Dam were reduced to 800 cubic feet per second Friday, according to a press release from the Jamestown engineer’s office. Pipestem Dam releases continue at 1,000 cfs for a combined 1,800 cfs.
This completes the first four days of release reductions lowering the water flowing out of the Jamestown Dam from the 1,400 cfs maintained since August.
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Releases to start dropping

October 18, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Releases will decrease from Jamestown Dam beginning today, according to Brian Twombly, hydraulic engineer for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Omaha, Neb.
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Water releases may drop this month

October 8, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

The long summer of high releases from the Jamestown and Pipestem dams could be entering its last week, according to officials with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
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More water, Corps raising releases to 2,400 cfs through city

August 31, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Releases from Jamestown and Pipestem dams increased to 2,200 cubic feet per second Tuesday.
By Friday the total releases should reach 2,400 cfs. The increased releases of 100 cfs since the weekend raised the river level in Jamestown about 0.3 feet.
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1,800 cfs through October

August 11, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Expect high releases from the Jamestown and Pipestem dams for another two months.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers sent out an updated release plan Wednesday for the two dams that reflects the heavy rains of the past weeks.
“We plan to continue the combined releases of 1,800 cubic feet per second,” said Tim Temeyer, hydraulic engineer for the corps. “But we are getting feedback from other agencies about other plans.”
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