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Daily Herald
Bored? 7 adventures to try this summerof amazing Lego structures built by Chicago native Adam Reed Tucker. Marvel at
Bored? 7 adventures to try this summer
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
of amazing Lego structures built by Chicago native Adam Reed Tucker. Marvel at a 60-foot-long Golden Gate Bridge, the Hoover Dam and the Burj Khalifa, which stands 12 feet tall. The exhibit is only open until February 2017, so get your tickets... Read more
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Deseret News
Unique float with working waterfall heads to Days of '47 Paradethat are appealing to the eye," the 68-year-old builder from Taylorsville said.
Unique float with working waterfall heads to Days of '47 Parade
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
that are appealing to the eye," the 68-year-old builder from Taylorsville said. Other highlights include a large model of Hoover Dam and a nodding Minecraft-like figure of Zeus, the Greek god of lightning. The float also features 18 twirling foam... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
As the River Runs Dry: The Southwest's water crisiswhen the withering heat demands it. The cooler months are for austerity, to gi
As the River Runs Dry: The Southwest's water crisis
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
when the withering heat demands it. The cooler months are for austerity, to give the plummeting water levels behind Hoover Dam a break. The river's massive storage tub, Lake Mead, is draining. The Colorado isn't all that we thought it would... Read more
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The Hill
Aussie Rules: Recycling to modernize American infrastructureAmerica’s once world leading infrastructure continues to decay. We’re far remov
Aussie Rules: Recycling to modernize American infrastructure
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
America’s once world leading infrastructure continues to decay. We’re far removed from wonders like the Golden Gate Bridge, Hoover Dam and interstate highway system, which are products of the Roosevelt and Eisenhower Administrations. Now, we’re... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Las Vegas: Of neon and naturehistory, check out the original mid-desert outlaw party destination of the 1800
Las Vegas: Of neon and nature
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
history, check out the original mid-desert outlaw party destination of the 1800s at the Techatticup Gold Mine. Before the Hoover Dam created Vegas, miners ran amok in this lawless quartz mine. Tour guide Gabe paints a captivating picture of life... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Hydro’s future in a warming worldprecipitation patterns and increased droughts are changing water levels in rive
Hydro’s future in a warming world
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
precipitation patterns and increased droughts are changing water levels in rivers and behind hydro dams. The massive Hoover Dam on the Colorado River is operating at 30-per-cent capacity, and new turbines have to be installed at lower... Read more
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Arts Journal
Do Artists Have A Vision For The Future?they already knew, their version of the future wouldn’t have had credibility.
Do Artists Have A Vision For The Future?
Arts Journal / Posted 12 days ago
they already knew, their version of the future wouldn’t have had credibility. Grand projects like the Great Pyramids, the Hoover Dam, or a moon landing were preceded by stories. “Someone had to imagine them and create a narrative that brought that... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
KING5 Seattle / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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KTVB Boise
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
KTVB Boise / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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11 News Houston
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
11 News Houston / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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USA Today
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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First Coast News
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
First Coast News / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
7 states are recovering from severe droughtone of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reserv
7 states are recovering from severe drought
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 14 days ago
one of the state’s primary sources of water, hit its lowest point in the reservoir’s history — since the completion of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Anticipating that drought conditions would persist, the state planned for water rationing last year.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Hultgren launches youth leadership program for high school studentsin forming the team that cures cancer, or splitting the next subatomic particle
Hultgren launches youth leadership program for high school students
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
in forming the team that cures cancer, or splitting the next subatomic particle at Fermilab, or building the next Hoover Dam or the better robot, or developing the next math theory that changes how we view the world – I want you. This is... Read more
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PhysOrg
A mixed response: Floodwaters return to the Colorado River but can release greenhouse gaseshabitat. The wetlands of the delta have been reduced to 5 percent of their orig
A mixed response: Floodwaters return to the Colorado River but can release greenhouse gases
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
habitat. The wetlands of the delta have been reduced to 5 percent of their original size since the construction of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s. Restoring water and sediments to the delta would help restore biodiversity to the region, supply... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
WALLY HALL: Bloody good time ends with a bloody scareon State Route 46. The next day was the drive back across the Mojave to Las Ve
WALLY HALL: Bloody good time ends with a bloody scare
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
on State Route 46. The next day was the drive back across the Mojave to Las Vegas, where sights were seen, including the Hoover Dam. The Fremont Street Experience was experienced. When it rained, we saw people running outside to play in it much... Read more
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CBS News
The way it was: Today in historyThrowback Thursday: A look back in history on July 7, including the Hoover Dam
The way it was: Today in history
CBS News / Posted 16 days ago
Throwback Thursday: A look back in history on July 7, including the Hoover Dam construction, Lt. Col.Oliver North testifying in the Iran Contra scandal and Alaska on its way to statehood. Dudley Field Malone, left, Dr. John K. Neal, center, and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bloody good time ends with a bloody scareon State Route 46. The next day was the drive back across the Mojave to Las Ve
Bloody good time ends with a bloody scare
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
on State Route 46. The next day was the drive back across the Mojave to Las Vegas, where sights were seen, including the Hoover Dam. The Fremont Street Experience was experienced. When it rained, we saw people running outside to play in it much... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Vintage tiles decorate historic Loveland Elks Lodgecovered 1,600 square feet in Vitrolite tile — the largest installation since 19
Vintage tiles decorate historic Loveland Elks Lodge
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 18 days ago
covered 1,600 square feet in Vitrolite tile — the largest installation since 1949. He also rehabbed the bathrooms at the Hoover Dam. Another project involved restoring 11 storefronts on the same building. Then, a decade later, he salvaged the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prom's journey (5): Say “hi” to San Franciscoand learn. That is the lesson I had really started to learn during my time in t
Prom's journey (5): Say “hi” to San Francisco
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
and learn. That is the lesson I had really started to learn during my time in the States. To wrap things up, we went to Hoover dam and the Grand Canyon. That was the last place before I needed to, once again, say good-bye to my parents. However,... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Las Vegas airport sees 4.1 million passengers in Mayin Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Da
Las Vegas airport sees 4.1 million passengers in May
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
in Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. Roads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closureRoads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closure Police said roads near the Hoover... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Health department warns of spike in encephalitis mosquitoesin Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Da
Health department warns of spike in encephalitis mosquitoes
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
in Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. Roads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closureRoads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closure Police said roads near the Hoover... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California Editorial RoundupMuch of the rest of our supply comes from the Colorado River via Lake Mead, whi
California Editorial Roundup
The Record Searchlight / Posted 24 days ago
Much of the rest of our supply comes from the Colorado River via Lake Mead, which stands now at its lowest level since Hoover Dam opened and the lake was filled in the 1930s. California's water supply is not merely a function of rainfall and... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
1 held, 2 sought after shots fired at North Las Vegas officerin Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Da
1 held, 2 sought after shots fired at North Las Vegas officer
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
in Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. Roads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closureRoads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closure Police said roads near the Hoover... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Clark Co. cancels air quality advisories for smoke, ozonein Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Da
Clark Co. cancels air quality advisories for smoke, ozone
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
in Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. Roads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closureRoads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closure Police said roads near the Hoover... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
North Las Vegas officer shot at; person in custodyin Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Da
North Las Vegas officer shot at; person in custody
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
in Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. Roads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closureRoads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closure Police said roads near the Hoover... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
It is all about the water, folksat the hearing (after three hours of waiting), I reminded the over-worked, well
It is all about the water, folks
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 24 days ago
at the hearing (after three hours of waiting), I reminded the over-worked, well-dressed, appointed board members, that the Hoover Dam, another project involving the government and the Army Corps of Engineers and one of this world's engineering... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Pedestrian killed, driver arrested in west Vegas hit-runin Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Da
Pedestrian killed, driver arrested in west Vegas hit-run
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
in Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. Roads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closureRoads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closure Police said roads near the Hoover... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Vehicle hits pedestrian at Paradise and Saharain Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Da
Vehicle hits pedestrian at Paradise and Sahara
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
in Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. Roads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closureRoads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closure Police said roads near the Hoover... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
It is all about the water folks...at the hearing (after three hours of waiting), I reminded the over-worked, well
It is all about the water folks...
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 24 days ago
at the hearing (after three hours of waiting), I reminded the over-worked, well-dressed, appointed board members, that the Hoover Dam, another project involving the government and the Army Corps of Engineers and one of this world's engineering... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Pedestrian killed in hit-run crash on Sunset near 215in Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Da
Pedestrian killed in hit-run crash on Sunset near 215
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
in Las Vegas. Click through this slideshow of images from the 2016 Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. Roads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closureRoads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closure Police said roads near the Hoover... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
It is all about the water folks...at the hearing (after three hours of waiting), I reminded the over-worked, well
It is all about the water folks...
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 24 days ago
at the hearing (after three hours of waiting), I reminded the over-worked, well-dressed, appointed board members, that the Hoover Dam, another project involving the government and the Army Corps of Engineers and one of this world's engineering... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's guitarist, diesthe southeast ranked in the bottom tier on the list. Check out the 10 best and
Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's guitarist, dies
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 25 days ago
the southeast ranked in the bottom tier on the list. Check out the 10 best and worst states to raise a child. Roads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closureRoads near Hoover Dam reopen after 5-hour closure Police said roads near the Hoover... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Hoover Dam bypass bridge closed nearly 5 hours by threat to jumpLAS VEGAS — The Hoover Dam bypass bridge was closed for nearly five hours Tuesd
Hoover Dam bypass bridge closed nearly 5 hours by threat to jump
The Arizona Republic / Posted 25 days ago
LAS VEGAS — The Hoover Dam bypass bridge was closed for nearly five hours Tuesday, halting tourist and truck traffic on a key route between Las Vegas and Phoenix, while authorities talked a woman out of jumping to the Colorado River below. Las Vegas... Read more
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