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  1. Magical Russian Mushrooms!

    11 Jan 2019- 08:50 by Local Press Report NOVOBUREYSKIY The Siberian Times Stunning sculptures appear hanging on trees that were submerged by a giant new reservoir. As the water levels dipped, officials noticed the ‘mushrooms’ made of ice and sprinkled wit ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2019 - 08:55

  2. Siberia "Toilet of Shame" To Punish Late Payers

    20 Dec 2018- 12:33 by Local Press Report IRKUTSK Business Insider A water company in the freezing Russian region of Siberia has imposed a public "toilet of shame" outside a tower block, to punish residents who don't pay their bills on time. ...

    Local Press Report - 12/20/2018 - 12:33

  3. St. Petersburg Utility Bribery Case Initiated

    7 Dec 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report ST. PETERSBURG Crime Russia Investigators of the Russian northern capital initiated a criminal case regarding bribery against employees of the State Unitary Enterprise Vodokanal St. Petersburg. According to the inve ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2018 - 11:34

  4. $15.2 Million USD "Wasted On Nonexistent Pipes"

    21 Nov 2018- 11:30 by Local Press Report VOLSK Crime Russia On November 19, a section of the road collapsed in Volsk, Saratov. According to local media, the roadway was first washed out by sewage, and then it just fell below ground. Corporate Risk Innovat ...

    Local Press Report - 11/21/2018 - 11:30

  5. Oil Industry Blamed For Russia River Fish Decline

    12 Aug 2018- 09:18 by Local Press Report SYUNAI SALE The Barents Observer A resident of Yamal settlement Syunai Sale has written an emotional message about the problem with the fish: "The Yamal and Nadym districts have become impoverished! There is n ...

    Local Press Report - 08/12/2018 - 09:18

  6. Southern Russia Installs Card Operated Water Pump Systems

    12 Aug 2018- 09:20 by Local Press Report KRASNODAR The Moscow Times Southern Russia has become the latest region to install card-operated water pumps to cut down on water waste. Public utilities have introduced “smart” pumps that dispense water through pr ...

    Local Press Report - 08/12/2018 - 09:20

  7. Mass Seagull Deaths Investigated In Russia's Far East

    29 Jul 2018- 08:09 by Local Press Report VERKHOYANSK The Moscow Times Authorities in Russia’s Far East are investigating a mysterious mass die-off of gulls. Approximately 50 carcasses were discovered in the Sakha republic’s town of Verkhoyansk this week. ...

    Local Press Report - 07/29/2018 - 08:09

  8. BRICS Bank Will Finance Russia Water Infrastructure

    18 Jul 2018- 08:53 by Local Press Report MOSCOW RT Business News Russia may borrow $1 billion from BRICS New Development Bank for infrastructure projects, Deputy Finance Minister Sergey Storchak told reporters on Monday. "With the new BRICS developme ...

    Local Press Report - 07/18/2018 - 08:53

  9. Ukraine Mine Flooding Poses Serious Socio-Economic And Environmental Risk

    23 Jul 2018- 07:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Concern is mounting in Ukraine about radioactive contamination of fresh water caused by flooding of mines in the Russia-occupied east of the country. Ambassador Ihor Prokopchuk, Permanent Represe ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/23/2018 - 07:54

  10. Crimean Leader Requests Financial Aid From Moscow To Offset Drought Costs

    7 Jul 2018- 12:55 by Local Press Report MOSCOW The Moscow Times The de-facto leader of Crimea, Sergei Aksyonov, has turned to Moscow for financial assistance amidst a drought-induced state of emergency in several agricultural regions and $1 million in dam ...

    Local Press Report - 07/07/2018 - 12:55

  11. World Cup Host City Residents Instructed To Save Water For Foreign Fans

    7 Jul 2018- 12:55 by Local Press Report MOSCOW The Moscow Times The hospitality of Russian residents in this World Cup season is now expected to extend to public utilities, as residents in host city Samara were asked to shower in pairs to save water for u ...

    Local Press Report - 07/07/2018 - 12:55

  12. Russian Regions Collaborate On Pechora River Ecology Improvement

    29 Jun 2018- 08:41 by Local Press Report SYKTYVKAR Tass News Agency Authorities of the Komi and Nenets Regions are working on a program to improve the ecology of the Pechora River’s basin. Komi’s Minister of Natural Resources Roman Polshvedkin reports tha ...

    Local Press Report - 06/29/2018 - 08:41

  13. World Cup Kicks Off. Plane Accidentally Dumps 40 Tons Of Water On Moscow Police Patrol

    15 Jun 2018- 11:42 by Local Press Report MOSCOW Newsweek A Russian plane accidentally missed its target during fire-fighting exercises and dumped tons of water over a group of policemen parked underneath. As the plane flew over the suburban area of Nogins ...

    Local Press Report - 06/16/2018 - 15:57

  14. Russia: New World Cup Stadium Built On Natural Wetland Site

    13 Jun 2018- 16:57 by Local Press Report KALININGRAD The New York Times Russia claims its World Cup stadiums meet the highest environmental standards, yet some have been built on top of ecologically sensitive areas. The site of the 35,000-seat Kaliningrad ...

    Local Press Report - 06/13/2018 - 16:57

  15. Donetsk Water Station Resumes Operations After Most Recent Shelling

    11 Jun 2018- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine The Ukraine State Emergency Service has reported resumption of water supply to residents after operations at the beleagured Donetsk water filtration system came back online after conflict had ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17


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