California looks to Australia for tips on surviving drought

...river system, which winds across four states that produce a third of the nation's food, and ran so low by 2002 that the Murray River had to be dredged to reach the sea. The government capped entitlements, canceled inactive licenses, bought back hundreds...
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Venus knocked out of French Open

...including No. 11 Feliciano Lopez, who now has 10 first-round exits in 15 appearances in Paris.Winners included No. 3 Andy Murray, who played with his wedding ring tied to his shoe and improved to 11-0 since getting married, and defending women's champion...
Seattle needs permit for oil

SEATTLE - Mayor Ed Murray threw a wrench into plans for a 400-foot oil-drilling rig to arrive...Maritime, whose client is Shell, without doing an environmental review.Murray said city planners reviewed the use of Terminal 5 as a base for the...
Recent births at Bartlett Regional Hospital

...Tina and Colter Boehm on March 27, 2015. ? A daughter, Adilyn Frances Sims, weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz., was born to Karie Murray and Jason Sims on May 1, 2015. ? A son, Laszlo Bixby Clark Solfisburg, weighing 8 lbs. 11 oz., was born to Robin Solfisburg...
Company: Giant rig to be towed to Seattle

...with Seattle's interpretation.Seattle Mayor Ed Murray has urged the port to reconsider its two-year...disasters and reject this short-term lease," Murray said earlier.Murray spokesmen did not immediately return Associated Press...
Seattle mayor, 'kayaktivists' take on oil

...exploration in the icy waters off Alaska.Seattle Mayor Ed Murray took up the cause Monday, choosing a renewable-energy group's...environmental disasters --- and reject this short-term lease," Murray said in a statement.Shell wants to drill this summer in the...
Alaska Editorial: Washington state should focus on its own plate

...Washington's governor, Seattle City Council and Seattle Mayor Edward Murray also oppose a lease signed by Royal Dutch Shell and Foss Maritime...attention to the Boeing situation, one can be certain that Inslee, Murray and the Seattle City Council are busy writing letters demanding...
Shell: Drill rigs coming to Seattle despite pleas for delay

...Kelly, a spokesman for Seattle Mayor Ed Murray said in an email Wednesday.There are...without the necessary permits, he added.Murray last week said the Port of Seattle, a...into Elliott Bay," Seattle Mayor Ed Murray said Tuesday in a statement.A Shell...
Shell clears major US government hurdle for Arctic drilling

...need to get another permit to base the Arctic drilling fleet in Seattle for about six months of the year.Seattle Mayor Ed Murray last week said the port, a public agency, must obtain a new land-use permit from the city before Shell contractor, Foss...
Seattle, like it or not, becomes Shell's Arctic base

...tough pollution limits on state industries and raised concerns about oil trains using the state's rails. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, for his part, is strongly against hosting Shell's fleet, warning that the port could face daily fines because it lacks...


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