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Water Woes Among Topics for 8 Governors in Vegas

posted on December 5, 2014 at 3:25 PM

Facing dwindling water supplies, Western states are struggling to capture every drop with dam and diversion projects that some think could erode regional cooperation crucial to managing the scarce resource. Full Story

Death Valley Temp May Tie June Record

posted on July 3, 2013 at 3:19 PM

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A heat wave smothering the West was rewriting record books, likely tying a more than century-old U.S. record in California as Las Vegas and other cities came out of their hottest June ever into a July that brought little... Full Story

Colorado River water report released in Vegas

posted on December 14, 2012 at 5:14 PM

Water administrators and state officials from western states have been considering a range of outside-the-box ideas such as piping water from the nation's heartland and towing Arctic icebergs south. Full Story

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