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05/26/09 DP - KWR Reservoir Opponents Release Survey Report of Alternatives

04/04/09 VG - Water Torture, Editorial - Bill O'Donovan

04/04/09 VG - Last Word - King William Reservoir

04/02/09 WYD - Judge Agrees: Some KW Reservoir Decisions 'Arbitrary and Capricious'

04/01/09 VP - Judge rules against permit essential to Peninsula reservoir

04/01/09 RTD - Judge declares King William reservoir permit invalid

04/01/09 DP - Court rules reservoir permit arbitrary and capricious

04/01/09 - Chesapeake Bay Foundation - E-mail announcing permit win

04/01/09 - Chesapeake Bay Foundation Press Release

03/31/09 - Chesapeake Bay Foundation Press Release

3/31/09 Federal Court Rules Permit Invalid

03/11/09 VG - Alternatives to the Reservoir, Opinion Piece by Kelly Place

03/11/09 VG - Water Pressure, David Paul

03/11/09 VG - King William Reservoir, Last Word

03/04/09 VG - Letter: Beware of Waterworks Deal, Waverly Parker

03/04/09 VG - Letter: Bad Water Contract, Chris Peterson

02/25/09 VG - Council wants the water, not trouble, Feature Article

02/22/09 DP - Newport News doesn't need reservoir, Don Phillips

02/21/09 VG - Where's my Williamsburg?, Ralph Eaton

02/14/09 VG - Council balks at reservoir support, Feature Article

02/13/09 WYD - City Defers Water Resolution for Wording, Feature Article

02/11/09 WYD - City to Discuss Financing King William Water, Feature Article

02/11/09 VG - Letter: We'd pay more than our share, Don Phillips

02/11/09 VG - Water bills are piling up, Feature Article

02/11/09 VG - Letter: Vote 'No' to water deal, Terence J. Wehle

02/11/09 TR - Reservoir report claims city is way off, Feature Article

02/11/09 CC - Reservoir Update, Feature Article

02/10/09 DP - $10M from bonds would pay for water

02/08/09 WYD - Forum Today on Proposed KW Reservoir

02/06/09 PRESS RELEASE: Bond Prospectus Report Brings King William Reservoir Financing into Focus

01/17/09 VG - Slow growth cuts into water stream

01/14/09 TR - Reservoir lawsuit arguments to be heard

01/09/09 WYD - Williamsburg Plans to Buy Water from Newport News; Deciding how to Float the Bill

01/07/09 VG - City water deal is costly

11/26/08 DP - Walker Dam rebuilding gets OK

11/20/08 DP - Chesapeake Bay Foundation to try to block King William Reservoir plan 

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09/06/08 DP - Help Us Conserve (Opinion brief)


08/30/08 DP - The need for more water is still unproven  Please refute this article

08/30/08 DP - The reservoir will increase local 'dead zones'

08/21/08 DP - Reservoir questions

08/14/08 DP - Some dissent in reservoir loan vote

08/13/08 DP - Council OKs $20M reservoir land buy

08/13/08 TR - Newport News should stop spending on the reservoir project

- Thomas Rubino Alliance Co-chair

08/13/08 TR - Reports sink projections for future water needs - Staff Column

08/13/08 TR - Studies say city's projections are off - Feature Article

08/08/08 RTD - Group questions need for reservoir

08/08/08 DP - Is the King William needed? (Blog)

08/08/08 DP - Report: Water usage steady

08/07/08 WYD - New KW Reservoir Reports: Water Need Projections "Wildly Amiss"

8/7/08 Press Release - New Reports Refute Water Needs Projections


02/27/08 TR - City pushes reservoir financing


01/30/08 TR - Newport News flexes political arm

01/16/08 TR - Law firm to review reservoir contract

01/16/08 TR - King William won't be sucked in again

01/16/08 TR - We applaud King William supes for Reservoir action Letter to the Editor


11/27/07 TR - Supes sink reservoir bonds for the time

LOST? 11/14/07 RTD - King William won't seek bond money for reservoir


Oct 23, 2007 Reservoir bond measure tabled

King William board decides to wait until after election to act

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09/26/07 TR - Reservoir funding not urgent, citizens say

LOST?? 9/25/07 RTD - Richmond Times Dispatch Article


08/1/07 TR - Tribe can sue EPA Great News!


LOST?? 2/21/07 - Tidewater Review-front page

Reservoir is Swimming in Lawsuits
Bay Foundation claims improper and illegal decision made by State Water Control Board

LOST?? 2/19/07-Indian Country Today

Judge says state-recognized tribe can claim water rights


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