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Advances will help in Olympic drug testing in Sochi

...have been harassed and prevented from covering sensitive stories in Sochi such as the abuse of migrant workers and environmental issues.The report documented how Russian state-controlled media have been ignoring critical issues while few local...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-01-28/advances-will-help-olymp
Copy editor has design for your reading

...was Friday. Rob has covered many beats for us ? most recently covering Savannah River Site, Plant Vogtle, environmental issues in addition to outdoors. Rob will continue to write a column for us each Sunday. MOVING UP: Among some changes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-25/copy-editor-has-design-your-r
Barrow 'optimistic' state will complete Savannah port expansion

...redrawn, said the state spent $44 million in 15 years settling lawsuits related to the port project, a contentious environmental issue.The state has pledged its cost share of the expansion but federal funding is slowing progress and completion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-10/barrow-optimistic-state-will-
Andrew MacKenzie, head of Augusta's in-house law office, answers 5 questions

...disciplines that you have to work with in a government that has such a broad spectrum of needs, from very technical environmental issues to commission issues. It's very hard to have a generalist view and to deal with all the expertise."Q: What...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-09-09/5-questions-andrew-macke
Riverwalk crime, old mill on agenda

...taxes and fees dating at least to 2002.The tax commissioner said in 2011 that it can't be auctioned because of environmental issues, including asbestos.In the meantime, the burned mill and its 20-plus silos have fallen further into disrepair...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-05-06/riverwalk-crime-old-mill
Be very wary of Agenda 21

...regulations, grants, conservation easements, regional planning councils and government-sponsored education.Environmental issues will be the smokescreen used to carry it out. This agenda is certainly alive and well in Aiken County. When...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-12-20/be-very-wary-agenda-21
Augusta railroad depot to get new roof prior to auction

...Westobou Master Plan, and had been eyed in 2006 and 2007 for the $120 million Watermark project.But before environmental issues at the site could be resolved, the economy tanked and prevented the Watermark project from moving forward, Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-17/augusta-railroad-depot-get-ne
Lawyers halt public meeting on Jones Creek lawsuit

A town hall meeting to discuss a lawsuit over property damage and environmental issues at Jones Creek Golf Club was abruptly canceled Monday after the defendants' lawyers objected."To avoid any legal issues with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-06-25/lawyers-halt-public-meeting-
Across Georgia

...been opposed by the Rollins family, whose company includes the mine. The mine's historic value is one of the environmental issues they raised in an attempt to force an alternate route selection.Federal officials recently decided the mine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-08-02/across-georgia
Outdoors Calendar

...Extension. Eddie Ehlert, the Georgia Sierra Club's political chair, will Political Chair, discuss state and local environmental issues as they relate to the upcoming election. Visitors are welcome. For more details, e-mail Sam Booher at sbooher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2012-10-05/outdoors-calendar