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Poor spring recharge leaves water levels low

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The normal spring recharge of the wells providing Worthington with water has been “extremely slow,” according to Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain.

“Things are not looking good,” Hain said. “Normally…continue reading on dglobe.com

Corps says plenty of room in Missouri reservoirs

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers says there is plenty of room in upper Missouri River reservoirs to handle spring runoff, but some groups are urging the agency to step up dam releases sooner rather than later.

Officials with N…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Corps says plenty of room in Missouri reservoirs

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers says there is plenty of room in upper Missouri River reservoirs to handle spring runoff, but some groups are urging the agency to step up dam releases sooner rather than later.

Officials with N…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Officials meet with Dayton on Lewis & Clark

April 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Two weeks ago, it appeared the Lewis & Clark Regional Water project may not be included in this year’s bonding bill at all.
Now, Gov. Mark Dayton told Worthington Mayor Alan Oberloh he would be supportive of including the entir…continue reading on dglobe.com

Officials meet with Dayton on Lewis & Clark

April 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Two weeks ago, it appeared the Lewis & Clark Regional Water project may not be included in this year’s bonding bill at all.
Now, Gov. Mark Dayton told Worthington Mayor Alan Oberloh he would be supportive of including the entir…continue reading on dglobe.com

GOP blasts Obama for shorting Lewis & Clark water funds

March 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Lewis & Clark Regional Water System needs about 10 times as much funding as President Obama included in his proposed Fiscal Year 2015 budget, unveiled this week, said Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D.

Obama’s $2.4 milli…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Lewis & Clark gets $5 million

March 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The glass can either be half full or half empty, according to Troy Larson.
But for the executive director of the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System, being allocated an additional $5.2 million is both.
“In our case, it’s the…continue reading on dglobe.com

Waterline held out of service

February 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

One segment of the waterline project constructed last summer in southwest Jamestown has not been put in service, according to Steve Suko, utility operations director.
The segment of waterline is closed off and begins at the east edge of U.S. Highway…continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Medora moves to secure loan for $8M wastewater treatment facility:

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA — City leaders here took another step Wednesday toward the construction of a new wastewater treatment facility slated for $8 million.
During a special City Council meeting the body voted unanimously to move ahead with the application proces…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Medora moves to secure loan for $8M wastewater treatment facility:

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA — City leaders here took another step Wednesday toward the construction of a new wastewater treatment facility slated for $8 million.
During a special City Council meeting the body voted unanimously to move ahead with the application proces…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com