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Black Hills reservoirs OK despite dry summer

July 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) Reservoir levels in the Black Hills haven’t taken much of a hit despite a dry winter and spring. Continue Reading

Plan pitched to provide access at Fort Pierre reservoir

December 28, 2011 in The Daily Republic

FORT PIERRE (AP) Officials are pitching a plan to provide better fishing and boating access to the Richland Reservoir and dam on the Fort Pierre National Grassland. Continue Reading

Water levels: Reservoir above normal, river up a bit from usual

December 9, 2010 in The Jamestown Sun

Levels at the Pipestem Dam and Jamestown Reservoir are at or near the conservation pool level, according to Bob Martin, dam manager for the Army Corps of Engineers. The conservation pool is the planned level of the lake for the winter months.
“The Pipestem is about 6 inches higher than normal at freeze-up,” Martin said. “The Jamestown Dam is at a normal level at freeze-up.”
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Marina moved to new location; Concession stand, other buildings also relocated to deter flooding

October 22, 2010 in The Jamestown Sun

Looking out of the window at Lakeside Marina across to the island it’s not difficult to see the level where high water reached during the floods of the past two years.
“It’s something I don’t think I’d ever want to go through again,” said Denny Lorenz, Stutsman County parks superintendent
From the marina’s new location, 20 feet higher than the old one, it’s hoped this building will stay dry for decades to come. Continue Reading