posted on January 16, 2015 at 1:58 PM
A new study estimates it would cost $18 billion to reroute water from the Missouri River to help irrigate farms in western Kansas, and another $1 billion each year to operate the system.
posted on May 10, 2013 at 4:10 PM
The waiting game is far from dull where the Keystone XL pipeline is concerned. Though the door has closed on the public comment period in response to the U.S. State Department’s Environmental Impact Statement, another has opened.
posted on April 19, 2013 at 5:35 PM
Emotions ran high, this week, in Grand Island, Nebraska where the U.S. State Department held its sole public hearing on the environmental review of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline.
posted on March 9, 2012 at 5:02 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. — Gov. Sam Brownback signed new water laws Monday, challenging Kansas farmers and ranchers to use them to conserve the resource for future generations.The Republican governor said during a signing ceremony in Garden City that...
posted on October 7, 2011 at 2:19 PM
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - U.S. officials illegally allowed a Canadiancompany to begin preparing the route for its proposed1,700-mile-long oil pipeline from western Canada to Texas, eventhough the project hasn't gained final government approval,...
posted on September 30, 2011 at 8:25 PM
Farm state lawmakers work to strengthen the agricultural safety net. Wildfires wreak havoc in Texas, thanks to the worst single-year drought in state history. Nebraskans offer their impressions of a proposed oil pipeline above the Ogallala...