| Mar 22, 2011
| 1:30 AM
1933: During Prohibition, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed a measure to make wine and beer containing up to 3.2 percent alcohol legal.
1941: The Grand Coulee hydroelectric dam in Washington state went into operation.1958: Movie producer Mike Todd,...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 10:07 AM
A multi-billion dollar hydroelectric dam may be up and running by 2022 if the Susitna Project moves forward.
The project would cost $4.5 billion, but Alaskan officials say it would bring long term benefits with expectations that the dam could operate for...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 7:57 AM
Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari, 20, a citizen of Saudi Arabia and resident of Lubbock, Texas, was arrested late yesterday by FBI agents in Texas on a federal charge of attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction in connection with his alleged purchase of...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 2:43 PM
GOSHEN -- The city of Goshen is slowly bringing back a piece of its history -- an old hydro electric power plant. It is part of a larger effort to bring new life to the old mill race that played a vital role in Goshen's development.
From time to time,...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:22 PM
The Cambria Somerset Authority is moving forward with a renewable energy project nearly a decade in the making.
The authority board voted to accept a hydroelectric feasibility report on Thursday prepared by Kleinschmidt Energy and Water Resource...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 11:15 AM
Peg Niland's father did not let the lack of a road stop him from building a summer cabin 64 years ago. When the Conowingo Power Co. made lots available for nominal leases in northern Harford County, he chose one on Broad Creek, had lumber tossed from a...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 12:36 PM
Indiana Michigan Power will begin raising the water level upstream of the Elkhart Hydroelectric Generating Station on March 14.
According to an I&M news release, the reservoir was lowered two feet in December to prevent ice buildup at the County Road...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 5:50 AM
Let's just say that hydroelectric dams haven't taken as long to complete as the Lost City Diner, Joy Martin's long-awaited project in the Charles North neighborhood.
There were rumors of activity on the corner of Charles and Lafayette in early July,...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 10:11 AM
, Neb. (AP) — Months of historic flooding have governors along the Missouri River ready to join forces, but experts warn that real change will require unpopular sacrifices and a new approach to controlling the nation’s longest river. ...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Let’s just say that hydroelectric dams haven’t taken as long to complete as the Lost City Diner, Joy Martin’s long-awaited project in the Charles North neighborhood.
There were rumors of activity on the corner of Charles and...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 8:07 AM
DETROIT — Long before the arrival of white trappers, loggers and farmers, Ottawa Indians fished the waters of northern Michigan for abundant native species such as the iridescent, high-finned Arctic grayling.
Overfishing and habitat destruction...