Legal Battle Rages Over Pipeline To Thirsty Vegas Environmentalists, ranchers, tribes and religious leaders are banding together to make their latest pitch in state court in Ely to scuttle a 263-mile pipeline plan to carry billions of gallons of water to Las Vegas from rural counties along the Nevada-Utah line.
Fight Over Vegas Pipeline Plan Heads Back To CourtA battle over a massive pipeline project to carry billions of gallons of water to Las Vegas from rural counties along the Nevada-Utah line is heading back to court this week.
Perilous New Vegas Water Pipeline Claims A Life The perils of drilling a key water intake pipeline beneath vast Lake Mead are being cast in stark terms. Veteran tunnel worker Thomas Turner of Henderson is being remembered Friday in a private family memorial.
Pipeline Opponents Call For AltenativesA group opposing a $15-billion pipeline says there are alternatives to bringing groundwater from rural Nevada to Las Vegas.
Water Pipeline May Exceed $15 Billion The estimated costs of a water pipeline to serve Las Vegas could exceed $15 billion under a worst-case scenario for project funding.
Pipeline Contractor Fined For Death, Injuries