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PolyMet mine water could flow northward, toward BWCA

While the flow of water at issue could be relatively small, and wouldn't occur for decades, environmentalists and Indian tribes say the miscalculation is ...

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Presence of ameba found in North Monroe Water System

The privately owned water system, which serves approximately 8,400 residents in the North Monroe area along U.S. Route 165, was tested by DHH as ...

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Amoeba found in 4th Louisiana water system

A potentially deadly amoeba has been found in a private water system serving about 8,400 people in Sterlington and the north Monroe area, though ...

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St. Bernard council to discuss $10 monthly water, sewer rate cut

1) to discuss a new tier for water and sewer rates that would drop everyone's bill by about $10 a month. The proposed new, lower tier would drop ...

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Typical Flint water bill dropping $18 after ruling on improper rates

FLINT, MI -- Typical city water and sewer customers can expect a reduction of about $18 on monthly bills that will start being mailed this week.

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Why buy water when you can have it for free?

Despite having some of the best and safest tap water in the entire world, most of us are buying bottled water in droves. Our love for drinking water out ...

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Cleveland Heights owes Cleveland Division of Water $2.2 million due to faulty meter readings

Cleveland Heights City Manager Tanisha Briley told City Council Monday that the city owes the Cleveland Division of Water $2.2 million, due to faulty ...

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Hawkins households enjoying new Kingsport water service

Beech Creek resident, Sandy Mendenhall, holds up a glass of clean water courtesy of a recent Kingsport water line expansion into the Beech Creek ...

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State needs smarter – and bolder – water policies

Gov. Jerry Brown's emergency water restrictions expire in February. In coming weeks, working groups of water officials are expected to begin meeting ...

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Hot, dry weather depleting North Jersey drinking water supply

The Oradell Reservoir, whose water surface stood at nearly 21 feet in the beginning of July, had dropped to below 15 feet by the end of August.

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Concerns Rise As Water Levels Drop In Bergen County Reservoirs

Falling water levels have raised concerns around the region. Now, people in part of North Jersey are being told to conserve or face restrictions.

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Citing weather, Allendale begins restricting outdoor water use

ALLENDALE — Because of an “extreme lack of rain and high heat,” borough Mayor Liz White on Tuesday ordered stricter water restrictions starting ...

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Olympic organizers reverse course, say they'll test Rio's gross water for viruses

But experts contacted by the Associated Press — whose independent investigation of the water at Rio's aquatic venues found astronomical levels of ...

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Amount of water you should be taking in

Jidalthis Ferrer, from Springfield, told 22News, “I really don't drink water often only really when I work out but I really should be drinking more water.”.

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Water bills in Cleveland Heights would stabilize, then drop if city turns system over to Cleveland ...

Residents opposing the privatization of the Cleveland Heights water system attended a council meeting in July. (Bob Sandrick, Northeast Ohio Media ...

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Water will be clean in time for Games: Rio 2016 chief

Nuzman began his media conference in central London by saying that improving the quality of the water at the Olympic venues was a key priority.

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Boil-water advisory issued for Dorion-Vaudreuil after water main break

The city of Vaudreuil-Dorion has issued a boil-water advisory for residents of much of the suburb's Dorion sector, after a major water main break on ...

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Attorneys File Arguments Over Scope of Water Rule Injunction

Attorneys who have been debating state and federal powers regarding small waterways filed written arguments Tuesday over whether a judge's ...

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Construction on Water Institute of the Gulf Headquarters to begin later this year

The construction of the Water Institute of the Gulf Headquarters, Research and Interpretive center on the Water Campus in downtown Baton Rouge, ...

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Northampton announces outdoor water use bans effective immediately

David W. Mutch of South Hadley uses a garden hose to water the hanging plants at 41 Strong St. in Northampton. (Bob Stern / The Republican).

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How to redirect water around a damp garage

I get some water leakage through the concrete block walls in the spring and during heavy rains. The asphalt floor is always damp even though I run a ...

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Man dies after falling into water at Bellevue construction site

BELLEVUE, Wash. - A construction worker died Tuesday after he was found face-down in water at a Bellevue building site, officials said. Firefighters ...

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Secret ingredient in Harpoon's new beer? Charles River water

Harpoon Brewery's senior brewer, Ken Hermann, stood on a metal platform Tuesday morning and peered into a tank of swirling hot water destined to ...

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Why builders spray water on construction sites

Water use in homes, on landscapes and on farms has been scrutinized by the governor's office and the public. Drought conditions may even be ...

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Boxed Water Wants To Add A Tiny Bit Of Sustainability To The Bottled Water Industry

The mountain of plastic water bottles headed to landfills keeps growing, despite the best efforts of campaigns to push reusables and tap water.

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Drinking Water and Eating: Not Remedies for Hangover

Despite eating greasy foods and vitamin C and gulping liters of water, there is no way these can cure your hangover. This is according to a recent ...

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Boil order issued after water main break in Rock Island

The water main break means the city cannot guarantee that the required minimum water pressure was maintained in the water distribution system that ...

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Pastor Jeremy Mount bids farewell to Flora-Bama's Worship on the Water

Pastor Jeremy Mount preached his final sermon at the Flora-Bama's Worship on the Water on Sunday, August 30, 2015 after four years guiding the ...

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Questions Loom over Surface Water Coalition Mitigation Plan

TWIN FALLS • Gary Spackman, director of the Idaho Department of Water Resources, says he doesn't remember a more monumental water contract ...

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Nipomo says water supply is safe as Erin Brockovich criticizes chloramine use

Starting Tuesday, the community of Nipomo will start using a chemical called chloramine to disinfect the water supply. That decision has caught the ...

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Hopi Run for Life Celebrates the Sanctity of Water

Water Is Life is a nonprofit event to celebrate the sustaining connection between water and a way of life as it has been celebrated for centuries—by ...

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Families worry about 'black' water in Atoka

ATOKA, Okla. -- Imagine turning on your faucet expecting to see clear water, instead a dark liquid comes out. That is exactly what happens for many ...

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Ask the RGJ: Air Races dumping barrels of water?

The barrels are filled with water to keep the booths steady in the winds. After the event the barrels are kicked over on the tarmac to drain by Sani-Hut ...

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upleaks on Twitter: "Hybrid Display optimized for outdoor use, 3ATM Water Resistance, GPS ...

Hybrid Display optimized for outdoor use, 3ATM Water Resistance, GPS, Barometer #Moto360Sport http://pic.twitter.com/zS75I8i7A5 · Embedded image ...

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Essential California: The downside of conserving water

And a huge drop in revenue for water agencies. “Every citizen thinks he or she is saving mankind, and I'm sympathetic, but it just so happens that our ...

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Crowdfunding, Water Conservation & Beer: How Cool Can You Get?

When a hip beer brand launches one of the most creative and timely cause marketing campaigns of the year, you might think it was inspired by a ...

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Clean Water Is Wildly Popular. So Why All The Hate For EPA's Clean Water Rule?

Speaking generally, Americans really care about clean water. According to one Gallup poll, they care about it even more than clean air, and clean soil.

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Heavy rain puts I-4 Maitland ramp under water

In Osceola County, residents living near and along Shingle Creek are keeping a close eye on the water levels. The county continued handing out free ...

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Utility asks customers to save water amid heat wave

August was one of the driest summer months in northern New Jersey in the past 90 years, Tom Neilan, senior operations director for United Water ...

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Water conservation has costly — and stinky — downsides

Under orders to slash water use amid a historic drought, cities and towns across the state saved about 75 billion gallons in July, eclipsing Gov.

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Our View: Bottled water's rise over soda a mixed blessing

Buying water by the bottle used to be something for Europeans, who would swear by the health benefits of products associated with spas in the ...

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Aging pipes likely to blame for water main break that closed Central Fresno intersection

The intersection of Clinton and Fruit in Central Fresno is now back open after hours of repair and cleanup. Aging pipes are likely to blame for a water ...

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Sweetwater Authority raises water rates by five percent

CHULA VISTA, Calif. - Nearly 200,000 people in the South Bay are about to pay more for their water. Monday night the Sweetwater Authority voted to ...

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Summer Rae's shower surprise puts Dolph Ziggler in hot water: Raw, Aug. 31, 2015

Summer Rae creates some tension between Dolph Ziggler and Lana.

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Watchdog: North Orange County water money flows to city officials

Two officials in north Orange County received hundreds of thousands of dollars over the past five years for service related to the private water ...

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Former Traill Water manager charged with mismanaging funds

The former Traill Rural Water District manager has been charged with a felony offense after investigators say he mismanaged more than $10,000 in ...

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New Jersey Residents Asked to Cut Down on Water Use Amid One of Driest Summer Months on ...

United Water is asking customers in northern New Jersey to conserve water for the next several days amid one of the driest summers months on ...

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Water and Power: A new sign of El Niño's power

A break in the levees could endanger the water supply for 25 million people. In the short term, the only thing to do is routine maintenance. “Patch and ...

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Hayes: Newly released emails will put Clinton deeper into hot water

Weekly Standard columnist Steve Hayes told viewers Monday on "Special Report with Bret Baier" that the latest batch of former Secretary of State ...

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Las Cruces water trial to delve into century of irrigation history

LAS CRUCES >> A water trial that kicked off Monday afternoon in Las Cruces is expected to delve into more than a century of Doña Ana County's Rio ...

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