United States Army Corps Of Engineers
A bill for $12 billion supporting several Montana water projects is on its way the President Barack Obama’s desk after House and Senate approval last week.
Montana is famous for its wild rivers. No one understood the importance of Western rivers more than the iconic author, Wallace Stegner — who spent his youth in Montana – when he famously said: “Water is the true wealth in a dry land.”
SIDNEY — In this frontier farm town of sugar beets and oil wells, spring arrives with the turn of an iron wheel.
BISMARCK, N.D. — The U.S. Senate passed an amendment Wednesday blocking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from charging fees to access water in upper Missouri River reservoirs.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — Wyoming's governor wants the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to study the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal on its own.
MISSOULA — Steve Thompson has lived near the railroad tracks in Whitefish for 22 years, and he doesn’t want more coal to add to the traffic increase that he already sees on the line.
Plans to build a $43 million hospital in Livingston are moving ahead despite the opposition of critics who say it is being built in a dangerous location.
JACKSON, Wyo. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is taking advantage of low water levels to shore up the Snake River levees in Jackson.
If you spend any time at all on the Yellowstone River, you are likely to be rewarded with stunning, sometimes unforgettable sights.
HOUSTON — A Canadian company seeking to build a pipeline to transport crude oil from Canada to Gulf Coast refineries has submitted a new application for the southern segment of the project that avoids sensitive wetlands in Texas.
Citing an overreach by the Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Rep. Denny Rehberg, R-Mont., is attempting to defund federal efforts to expand the Clean Water Act.
After profits jumped 40 percent in 2011, officials at SRS Crisafulli Inc. in Glendive faced a business problem.
PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard said Wednesday a better system for predicting snowmelt from Plains states should be put in place quickly to help avoid a repeat of last summer's Missouri River flooding.
After last year's record-setting floods, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has worked this winter to drain its reservoirs along the Missouri River to make room for spring runoff.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A proposed boost in spending for environmental projects along the Missouri River is angering farmers who claim last year's flooding is evidence that the spending focus needs to shift to flood protection. But the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers disputes the idea that flood pro…
LOGAN - The Environmental Protection Agency says a project to build a fishing park with handicapped access near the town of Logan in western Montana doesn't have the necessary permits from the Army Corps of Engineers.
Following a long night of battling floodwaters, Townsend officials had a calmer time Sunday but continued to assess the situation and offer assistance to residents. Residents of impacted areas are on notice, but no evacuation orders have been issued.
OMAHA, Neb. — The Army Corps of Engineers says it is trying to improve the way it manages the Missouri River's reservoirs after last year's historic flooding, but the 2012 plan released Friday doesn't include much additional flood-storage space.
BISMARCK, N.D. -- High water levels that caused record flooding along the Missouri River in 2011 did bring a small consolation: Electric power generation from the river's six upstream dams was above average for the first time in a dozen years.
UPDATE -- 3:17 P.M.: HELENA -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers did what it could with the record flooding on the Missouri River this year, although proposed changes could help avoid a disastrous repeat, especially since such floods could become more frequent, an expert panel said in a repor…