- Judge throws out lawsuit against dredging Updated: Feb-10-16 11:19 am
LEWISTON, Idaho - A federal judge in Seattle has ruled in favor of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and barging advocates in a case that involved dredging on the Snake and Clearwater rivers.
- Corps of Engineers to study Souris River flood protection Updated: Feb-10-16 10:00 am
MINOT, North Dakota - Long-term flood protection for Minot and the Souris River Basin is among a select group of projects the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to study this year.
- Obama earmarks money for SC beaches, Charleston Harbor Updated: Feb-10-16 7:49 am
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - President Barack Obama's proposed $4 trillion budget includes money to maintain the Charleston Harbor shipping channel and rebuild Grand Strand beaches.
- Deal says Obama's $42.7M Savannah harbor request falls short Updated: Feb-09-16 6:47 pm
SAVANNAH, Georgia - The Obama administration requested $42.7 million on Tuesday to fund a second year of work to deepen Savannah's busy shipping channel, though Georgia officials said the amount falls far short of what's needed to keep the project on schedule.
- US Army study: Iraq's Mosul dam at 'higher risk' of failure Updated: Feb-09-16 2:54 pm
BAGHDAD - Iraq's Mosul Dam has long been branded the world's most dangerous dam, at risk of collapsing and sending water crashing over millions of people. That prospect is even greater than was previously believed after the Islamic State group captured the dam briefly in 2014, according to a new report by U.S. Army engineers.
- Repairs planned for 2 Washington state dam locks Updated: Feb-08-16 12:40 pm
KENNEWICK, Washington - Two dams in Washington state are scheduled for $8 million in navigation lock repairs by the Army Corps of Engineers.
- Big New England electrical transmission project gets boost Updated: Feb-08-16 11:40 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - A proposal to lay a 1,000-megawatt power line from the Canadian border down Lake Champlain and then across Vermont to Ludlow is taking another big step forward.
- Missouri WWII veteran says he was exposed to mustard gas Updated: Feb-07-16 3:01 pm
ST. LOUIS - In the final days of World War II, an 18-year-old Army private from Missouri named Arla Wayne Harrell was sent to Camp Crowder in the southwest corner of the state, where he said he was twice exposed to mustard gas.
- Corps: Missouri River reservoirs ready for runoff season Updated: Feb-06-16 1:06 pm
YANKTON, South Dakota - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the Missouri River mainstem reservoirs are ready for this year's runoff season.
- Still no reef for Oak Island after delay with Army Corps Updated: Feb-05-16 7:41 am
OAK ISLAND, North Carolina - Officials in Brunswick County have been frustrated in their efforts to help a nonprofit group place an artificial reef off Oak Island.
- Judge orders US agency to pay Yakama Nation for cleanup Updated: Feb-04-16 2:06 pm
YAKIMA, Washington - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has been ordered to pay the Yakama Nation for costs related to cleaning up a contaminated island in Washington's Columbia River.
- Maryland loses $1M in oyster restoration funding to Virginia Updated: Feb-04-16 11:13 am
EASTON, Maryland - At least $1 million in federal money earmarked to build new oyster reefs on the Eastern Shore will instead go to Virginia after Maryland officials asked that the project be delayed.
- States deal with a variety of issues after historic blizzard Updated: Jan-25-16 3:17 pm
From getting the most snow to treacherous Monday morning commutes, here's a look at how states along the East Coast are digging out from the weekend blizzard.
- Corps begins closing Bonnet Carre spillway Updated: Jan-25-16 2:27 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Crews have begun closing the Bonnet Carre spillway as water levels on the Mississippi River fall.
- Widening delayed, narrow New Jersey beach fears coming storm Updated: Jan-22-16 9:39 am
SURF CITY, New Jersey - This popular vacation spot on New Jersey's Long Beach Island did everything it was told to do by the federal government in order to get its beaches widened.
- Missouri River power generation below average in 2015 Updated: Jan-18-16 9:03 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Electric power generation from Missouri River dams fell below average in 2015, as water was kept in upstream reservoirs to balance levels in the river system, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
- Rend Lake helps alleviate flooding in southern Illinois Updated: Jan-13-16 3:09 pm
REND LAKE, Illinois - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says Rend Lake in southern Illinois was crucial to alleviate flooding on the Big Muddy River and Casey Fork River when water levels rose in recent weeks.
- Spat over Lake Erie sediment dumping far from being settled Updated: Jan-12-16 1:58 pm
TOLEDO, Ohio - A long-running battle over dumping sediment dredged from Cleveland's harbor into Lake Erie still doesn't seem settled even after Congress weighed in on the debate.