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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.

06/14/2013

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Fight Over Vegas Pipeline Plan Heads Back To Court

A 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.

06/09/2013

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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.

06/15/2012

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Pipeline Opponents Call For Altenatives

A group opposing a $15-billion pipeline says there are alternatives to bringing groundwater from rural Nevada to Las Vegas.

CBS Las Vegas–01/31/2012

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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.

08/23/2011

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Pipeline Contractor Fined For Death, Injuries

ELKO, Nev. (AP) — A Ruby Pipeline contractor is being fined $36,000 in Nevada for violations in a trench accident that killed a worker in December and a truck crash that hurt seven workers in […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/02/2011

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