Stories tagged: Water shortage
UPDATED: Sun., July 23, 2017, 9:32 p.m.
Scarce rain, leaky pipes combining to dry up much of Italy
Scarce rain and chronically leaky aqueducts have combined this summer to hurt farmers in much of Italy and put Romans at risk for drastic water rationing as soon as this …
UPDATED: Thu., July 13, 2017, 10:48 a.m.
Critical water shortage hits Rocky Boy Indian Reservation
The Rocky Boy Indian Reservation is going through a critical water shortage due to unrelenting heat and the failure of a major water storage tank.
UPDATED: Wed., May 17, 2017, 11:10 p.m.
Residents in Airway Heights feeling water constraints after chemical contamination from Fairchild Air Force Base
The thought on everyone’s mind behind the Yoke’s grocery store in Airway Heights Wednesday morning was, “Where’s the water?”
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 11:55 a.m.
California water board fears water-saving has been abandoned
State regulators said Wednesday they fear some water districts in drought-stricken California have abandoned conservation efforts as saving has dropped off significantly.
Sun., Jan. 13, 2013
Private wells aren’t able to keep up with increased demand
You don’t have to tell Val and Susan Taylor about the misery of running out of water. For 25 years, they hauled water to their home, flushed toilets sparingly, took …