Injunction against federal water rule may expand

...was requested by North Dakota and 12 other states to stop the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers from regulating some small streams, tributaries and wetlands under the Clean Water Act. The EPA maintains that injunction...
Turner Field US flag at half-staff after fan dies

...Schuerholz said. "Every facility that's getting built, there's a great deal of communication with architects and engineers and the league in terms of abiding by league standards for the industry. We certainly will do that."Adam Staudacher and...
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Juneau road construction roundup

...Juneau also spent the summer repaving streets. Many of the city's projects, however, are ongoing.John Bohan, the chief engineer for Juneau's Capital Improvement Program, said the city's four road projects this year are primarily "regular reconstruction...
My Turn: Is Murkowski voting her conscience on the Iran deal?

...elections. If more in Congress would do that with the Iran nuclear agreement, it just may be the difference between war and peace. ? Rich Moniak is a retired civil engineer with more than 25 years of experience in the public sector.
Attorneys argue powers during hearing on federal water rule

...June 29 challenging an Obama administration rule that gives the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers authority to protect some streams, tributaries and wetlands under the Clean Water Act.The law goes into effect next week...
Q&A with Bill Bennett the point where (Dirk van Zyl, an engineer who is one of the report's is.What we're doing now is when engineers say 'This is our opinion of what's...environmental geoscientists, geotechnical engineers, reclamation specialists, but also...
NTSB: Amtrak engineer wasn't talking, texting

WASHINGTON - The engineer in last month's fatal Amtrak crash...examination of the cellphone of the engineer, Brandon Bostian, also indicated...obtaining a phone identical to the engineer's and will be running additional...
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North Dakota judge grants hearing on federal water rule

...Thirteen states led by North Dakota are challenging the rule by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers. The states say the new rule illegally expands the jurisdiction of those agencies under the federal Clean Water Act.The...
Police & fire for Monday, Aug. 17, 2015

...Police Department investigated a report of third-degree assault and second-degree weapons misconduct in the 2500 block of Engineers' Cutoff Road.Disorderly conduct ? At 1:36 p.m. Saturday, 48-year-old James Cole was arrested for disorderly...
Alaska and 12 states ask judge to delay new federal water rule

...Act. Stenehjem said the "Waters of the U.S." rule by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers is "unnecessary" and "unlawful." He said it does nothing to increase water quality in North Dakota and other states...


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