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Lake Tahoe News
Developer fighting to keep Liberty Utilities' Douglas County solar plant proposal aliveThe developer of a solar project rejected by Douglas County last month is conte
Developer fighting to keep Liberty Utilities' Douglas County solar plant proposal alive
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 4 hours ago
The developer of a solar project rejected by Douglas County last month is contesting the county’s ruling. Greenstone Renewables LLC filed a petition for judicial review of the Douglas County Commissioners’ decision to uphold an appeal of the special... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Judge steps down in Recapture Canyon caseSan Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman leaves federal court on Dec. 23, 2014.
Judge steps down in Recapture Canyon case
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 13 hours ago
San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman leaves federal court on Dec. 23, 2014. San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman leaves federal court on Dec. 23, 2014. SALT LAKE CITY — A federal judge has stepped down from the case involving a San Juan... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Stage II fire restrictions in effect in western MontanaThe following is an update from the Montana Department of Natural Resources and
Stage II fire restrictions in effect in western Montana
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 hours ago
The following is an update from the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation: Stage II fire restrictions went into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday across the Missoula area. Jurisdictions included in these restrictions include: •... Read more
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Surfers Village
Heated Lacomare vs Duru quarterfinal sets stage for Pro AngletWSL QS 1500 Men's Event WSL QS 1500 Women's Event La Chambre d'Amour, Anglet,
Heated Lacomare vs Duru quarterfinal sets stage for Pro Anglet
Surfers Village / Posted 15 hours ago
WSL QS 1500 Men's Event WSL QS 1500 Women's Event La Chambre d'Amour, Anglet, France August 25-30, 2015 Pro Anglet set for ripping finals action on Saturday Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 28 August, 2015 - La Chambre d'Amour, Anglet - France -... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
BLM Terminates Cemex Contracts in Soledad CanyonThe Bureau of Land Management told Cemex Corp. on Friday that the agency is ter
BLM Terminates Cemex Contracts in Soledad Canyon
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
The Bureau of Land Management told Cemex Corp. on Friday that the agency is terminating two 10-year contracts to mine in Soledad Canyon near Santa Clarita, citing non-performance by the cement company. The decision by the BLM ends contracts issued... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
BLM to conduct emergency wild horse gather in Cold CreekLAS VEGAS -- Because of extreme drought conditions and lack of forage, the Bure
BLM to conduct emergency wild horse gather in Cold Creek
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 17 hours ago
LAS VEGAS -- Because of extreme drought conditions and lack of forage, the Bureau of Land Management will begin gathering and providing emergency care for up to 200 wild horses on Saturday in the Cold Creek area of southern Nevada – about 30 miles... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Man Arrested in Connection With South Reno Car FireFormer President George W. Bush Praises New Orleans Charter SchoolsFormer Presi
Man Arrested in Connection With South Reno Car Fire
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 hours ago
Former President George W. Bush Praises New Orleans Charter SchoolsFormer President George W. Bush Praises New Orleans Charter Schools Former President George W. Bush says today is a day to celebrate the resurgence of New Orleans schools. Bush spoke... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Court Sides With Feds and Coal Firms in Lawsuit Over Federal Coal Leasing ProgramWASHINGTON - A federal court in Washington, D.C. dismissed litigation brought a
Court Sides With Feds and Coal Firms in Lawsuit Over Federal Coal Leasing Program
CommonDreams.org / Posted 18 hours ago
WASHINGTON - A federal court in Washington, D.C. dismissed litigation brought against the Department of the Interior and Bureau of Land Management by Friends of the Earth and the Western Organization of Resource Councils to require the BLM to conduct... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Carpenter Road Fire now at 55,886+ acres; 25% containedUPDATE: 10:00 a.m. Friday: After significant growth Thursday night, the Carpen
Carpenter Road Fire now at 55,886+ acres; 25% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted 19 hours ago
UPDATE: 10:00 a.m. Friday: After significant growth Thursday night, the Carpenter Road fire is now at 55,886 acres and is 25% contained. The fire experienced significant growth on the north side of the fire today when several spot fires crossed the... Read more
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The Manila Times
The Philippines is a regional star in SE AsiaAugust 29, 2015 1:24 am Forget the laments that we’re getting a paltry share o
The Philippines is a regional star in SE Asia
The Manila Times / Posted 20 hours ago
August 29, 2015 1:24 am Forget the laments that we’re getting a paltry share of direct foreign investments (FDIs) flowing into Southeast Asia; Or that we have a comparative lack of raw materials,... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Carpenter Road Fire now at 46,691+ acres; 25% containedUPDATE: 10:00 a.m. Friday: After significant growth Thursday night, the Carpen
Carpenter Road Fire now at 46,691+ acres; 25% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 hours ago
UPDATE: 10:00 a.m. Friday: After significant growth Thursday night, the Carpenter Road fire is now at 46,691 acres and is 25% contained. The fire experienced significant growth on the north side of the fire today when several spot fires crossed the... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Tens of thousands flock to Burning Man FestivalThe pilgrimage has begun as tens of thousands of "Burners" make their way to Ne
Tens of thousands flock to Burning Man Festival
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 22 hours ago
The pilgrimage has begun as tens of thousands of "Burners" make their way to Nevada's Black Rock Desert for an annual crusade dedicated to promoting community, art, self-expression, and self-reliance. The Burning Man Festival kicks off Sunday, Aug.... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
More on Why Bank IT and Payment Systems MatterAlthough more and more readers are coming around to our point of view on how mu
More on Why Bank IT and Payment Systems Matter
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
Although more and more readers are coming around to our point of view on how much bank IT and payment systems issues need to be seen as a first-order issue to be addressed in considering a Grexit, we still encounter a considerable minority of readers... Read more
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Salon.com
The GOP’s stunning new attack on America’s national forestsThis article originally appeared on Two Republican bills currently making thei
The GOP’s stunning new attack on America’s national forests
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
This article originally appeared on Two Republican bills currently making their way through Congress should anger any American who cares about the nation’s forests. Introduced this summer, both bills are pro-industry and anti-environment — and seek... Read more
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Surfers Village
Local lifeguard upsets top QS surfers in AngletWSL QS 1500 Men's Event WSL QS 1500 Women's Event La Chambre d'Amour, Anglet,
Local lifeguard upsets top QS surfers in Anglet
Surfers Village / Posted yesterday
WSL QS 1500 Men's Event WSL QS 1500 Women's Event La Chambre d'Amour, Anglet, France August 25-30, 2015 Cinderella Story as Local Lifeguard Upsets Top QS Surfers in Anglet Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 27 August, 2015 - La Chambre d'Amour - A... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Crew of military verterans battle Carpenter Road FireOn the fire lines of the Carpenter Road Fire there is a crew with a unique set
Crew of military verterans battle Carpenter Road Fire
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
On the fire lines of the Carpenter Road Fire there is a crew with a unique set of skills and life experiences. They go by the crew name BLM 6201 and they are made up entirely of U.S. military veterans. Brian Hilland is on the crew and says they put... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Many who shoot on public lands are unsafe and litterFARMINGTON — People who drag their trash onto public lands in San Juan County f
Many who shoot on public lands are unsafe and litter
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted yesterday
FARMINGTON — People who drag their trash onto public lands in San Juan County for target shooting can endanger people's lives and they end up destroying natural landscapes, officials say. "Our main concern is a stray bullet," said Victoria Barr,... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Carpenter Road Fire now at 46,160+ acres; 25% containedUPDATE: 4:30 p.m. Thursday: New level 3 evacuations: Lessig Road from Springdal
Carpenter Road Fire now at 46,160+ acres; 25% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
UPDATE: 4:30 p.m. Thursday: New level 3 evacuations: Lessig Road from Springdale-Hunters Road to Harvey Creek Road including Dahl-Lewis Way and Cleveland Mine Road. There are as many as 30 homes threatened. Winds made fire flare up, crossing... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Face the State: BLM Issues Burning Man RulesOfficials have been planning for Burning Man all year, but it wasn't until just
Face the State: BLM Issues Burning Man Rules
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
Officials have been planning for Burning Man all year, but it wasn't until just a few weeks ago that the counter-culture festival got its land use permit from the BLM. Setting up Nevada's sixth largest city in the middle of the Black Rock Desert is... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Wildfire Forces Closure of Idaho's Lower Salmon RiverAs the Tepee Springs Fire grows closer to the Lower Salmon River, the Bureau of
Wildfire Forces Closure of Idaho's Lower Salmon River
Boise Weekly / Posted yesterday
As the Tepee Springs Fire grows closer to the Lower Salmon River, the Bureau of Land Management announced emergency closures August 27 of the river, a traditionally popular destination through the summer. The river is closed for nearly 18 miles from... Read more
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The Columbian
Cave shares Pleistocene secretsCHEYENNE, Wyo. — A strange Wyoming cave eight stories deep continued to give up
Cave shares Pleistocene secrets
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A strange Wyoming cave eight stories deep continued to give up secrets as paleontologists for a second summer in a row dug and sifted through a subterranean boneyard of animals that fell in around the peak of the last ice age some... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Destroyed Sage Grouse habitat prompts national concerns BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- The director of the Bureau and Land Management visited
Destroyed Sage Grouse habitat prompts national concerns
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 2 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- The director of the Bureau and Land Management visited Boise Wednesday to discuss the agency's rehabilitation priority - the 350,000 acres burned by the Soda fire that... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Helium auction generates money that can come back to the local economyMillions of dollars could be coming back to Amarillo due to helium sales. Amar
Helium auction generates money that can come back to the local economy
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
Millions of dollars could be coming back to Amarillo due to helium sales. Amarillo is one of only a few places where helium can be kept, making our city the number one producer in the country and this helps to generate money that can come back to... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Feds: Giant burned area in SW Idaho can be rehabilitated BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has the ability to res
Feds: Giant burned area in SW Idaho can be rehabilitated
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 2 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has the ability to reseed and rehabilitate a giant burned area on the Idaho-Oregon border where a wildfire scorched primary sage grouse... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
San Juan County Commissioner wants new trial for Recapture Canyon rideSan Juan Co. Commissioner Phil Lyman speaks to reporters outside the Constituti
San Juan County Commissioner wants new trial for Recapture Canyon ride
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 days ago
San Juan Co. Commissioner Phil Lyman speaks to reporters outside the Constitutional Defense Council meeting. San Juan Co. Commissioner Phil Lyman speaks to reporters outside the Constitutional Defense Council meeting. SALT LAKE CITY — San Juan... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Armed ResistancePatriot and militia groups are once again on the rise. As of 2012, the Southern
Armed Resistance
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Patriot and militia groups are once again on the rise. As of 2012, the Southern Poverty Law Center counted more than 330 such groups, noting that they began gaining traction after the 2008 election of the first African-American U.S. president. The... Read more
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Surfers Village
Women join the action on Day 2 of Pro AngletWSL QS 1500 Men's Event WSL QS 1500 Women's Event La Chambre d'Amour, Anglet,
Women join the action on Day 2 of Pro Anglet
Surfers Village / Posted 2 days ago
WSL QS 1500 Men's Event WSL QS 1500 Women's Event La Chambre d'Amour, Anglet, France August 25-30, 2015 Run of good surf continues in Anglet Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 26 August, 2015 - La Chambre d'amour - The Pro Anglet resumed on Day 2... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Prineville BLM welcomes new field manager | News - Home The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Prineville District Offic
Prineville BLM welcomes new field manager
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
| News - Home The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Prineville District Office recently welcomed Jeff Kitchens as the new Deschutes Resource Area Field Manager. The... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, August 26, 2015 Pay attention when you vote for School District leadership positions this fal
Email letters, August 26, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Pay attention when you vote for School District leadership positions this fall A Mesa County Valley School District 51 administrator says the Drainage District should not charge the school district a $62,000 fee,... Read more
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Deseret News
Health department warns Grand County residents of infectious disease in nearby ColoradoSALT LAKE CITY — Residents in Grand County are being cautioned against an infec
Health department warns Grand County residents of infectious disease in nearby Colorado
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Residents in Grand County are being cautioned against an infectious animal and insect-borne disease that has affected several people in Colorado this year. The condition, called Tularemia, is picked up by contact with infected... Read more
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Op-Ed News
sanders, trumpLove the grumpy old teenager line in this article. My online friends I know in
sanders, trump
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
Love the grumpy old teenager line in this article. My online friends I know in real life all fit that same description. Some journalist from New Zealand said about the same thing about the state of America's minds, or rather the GOPs minds, with him... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Dirty Water: Federal rules wouldn’t have saved the Animas River from Gold King anywayWhen the Animas River was winding that now-famous orange line through southern
Dirty Water: Federal rules wouldn’t have saved the Animas River from Gold King anyway
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
When the Animas River was winding that now-famous orange line through southern Colorado and toward the state line, staff for the New Mexico Environment Department were waiting for it. They sampled the water before the plume arrived, while it passed... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Despite wildfires, Ore. bowhunting season starts Saturday | News - Home But hunters need to check on fire limits, closures POSTED: 11:
Despite wildfires, Ore. bowhunting season starts Saturday
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
| News - Home But hunters need to check on fire limits, closures POSTED: 11:32 PM PDT August 25, 2015 Despite a flurry of Internet... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
BLM master leasing plan for Moab gains praise A hiker walks below Delicate Arch in Arches National Park. A master leasing p
BLM master leasing plan for Moab gains praise
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
A hiker walks below Delicate Arch in Arches National Park. A master leasing plan recently released by the Bureau of Land Management, for oil and gas and potash development in the area surrounding Arches... Read more
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Surfers Village
Pro Anglet launches in pumping surf at La Chambre d'AmourInagural Pro Anglet WSL QS 1500 Men's Event WSL QS 1500 Women's Event La Cha
Pro Anglet launches in pumping surf at La Chambre d'Amour
Surfers Village / Posted 3 days ago
Inagural Pro Anglet WSL QS 1500 Men's Event WSL QS 1500 Women's Event La Chambre d'Amour, Anglet, France August 25-30, 2015 Opening two rounds run and done in wedgy beachbreak Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 25 August, 2015 - Anglet - The... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
Progress being made on Bastendorff Beach illegal campingBASTENDORFF BEACH, Ore. – It was reported earlier this month that illegal campi
Progress being made on Bastendorff Beach illegal camping
KVAL Eugene / Posted 3 days ago
BASTENDORFF BEACH, Ore. – It was reported earlier this month that illegal camping has become a problem at Bastendorff Beach, but it appears some progress has been made in dealing with the issue. Fewer vehicles are parked in the trees, though several... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
BLM crew removes more than one ton of trash dailyLAS CRUCES >> Tires, concrete and — believe it or not — more than 50 computer m
BLM crew removes more than one ton of trash daily
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 3 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Tires, concrete and — believe it or not — more than 50 computer monitors. Those are just a few of the discarded items picked up by a cleaning crew of college students hired for the summer through the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) —... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Disastrous Animas River Mine Spill Prompts Call for Regulatory ReformFLAGSTAFF, Arizona - In the wake of the toxic spill in the Animas River earlier
Disastrous Animas River Mine Spill Prompts Call for Regulatory Reform
CommonDreams.org / Posted 3 days ago
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - In the wake of the toxic spill in the Animas River earlier this month, tribes, local governments and environmental groups today petitioned the Department of the Interior and Department of Agriculture to reform outdated mining... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
We Want to Hear From All Americans on CoalAmerica is blessed with an abundance of natural resources. As our nation underg
We Want to Hear From All Americans on Coal
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
America is blessed with an abundance of natural resources. As our nation undergoes a rapid energy transformation that is leading to a lower carbon economy, coal will continue to be a major source of power well into the future, even as other sources... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Carpenter Road Fire now at 37,000+ acres; 20% containedUPDATE 8:45 a.m. Tuesday: Steven County Fire District #1 says the Carpenter Ro
Carpenter Road Fire now at 37,000+ acres; 20% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
UPDATE 8:45 a.m. Tuesday: Steven County Fire District #1 says the Carpenter Road Fire grew 1,000 acres overnight to 37,500, but they say that is good news as it was a relatively quiet night on the fire lines. There were successful burn operations on... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water CoolerDonna Brazile is about an inside a Democratic insider as you can get. (“Campaig
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
Donna Brazile is about an inside a Democratic insider as you can get. (“Campaign Zero”) is a policy agenda put forward by a subset of BLM called “We The Protesters,” discussed here.) Frank Luntz polls trump voters: “Pollster’s Legs Wobble After... Read more
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Salon.com
10 photos that prove you should stop staring at your computer and go enjoy a National Park for free todayWhy are you sitting in front of your computer? It’s August. It’s hot. The news
10 photos that prove you should stop staring at your computer and go enjoy a National Park for free today
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Why are you sitting in front of your computer? It’s August. It’s hot. The news is boring, and for today only, admission to all 408 of the National Park Service’s parks, historic sites, monuments and seashores are open free to the public. Today’s... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Public lands field trip to Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur quarry - August 25, 2015EditorThe Emery County Public Lands Council visited the Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosau
Public lands field trip to Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur quarry - August 25, 2015
Emery County Progress / Posted 3 days ago
EditorThe Emery County Public Lands Council visited the Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry on a field trip to discuss boundaries with Bureau of Land Management staff, Ken Ivory and Mike Leschin. The lands council is proposing to add a monument component... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry National Monument? - August 25, 2015EditorRep. Jason Chaffetz was in the county on Aug. 17 to attend a special publ
Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry National Monument? - August 25, 2015
Emery County Progress / Posted 3 days ago
EditorRep. Jason Chaffetz was in the county on Aug. 17 to attend a special public meeting of the Emery County public lands council. The lands council is proposing the Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur quarry become a National Monument, designated by Congress.... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Carpenter Road Fire now at 37,000+ acres; 18% containedUPDATE 8:45 a.m. Tuesday: Steven County Fire District #1 says the Carpenter Ro
Carpenter Road Fire now at 37,000+ acres; 18% contained
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
UPDATE 8:45 a.m. Tuesday: Steven County Fire District #1 says the Carpenter Road Fire grew 1,000 acres overnight to 37,500, but they say that is good news as it was a relatively quiet night on the fire lines. There were successful burn operations on... Read more
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Salon.com
Respectability will not save us: Black Lives Matter is right to reject the “dignity and decorum” mandate handed down to us from slaveryThere’s this man in the Book of John who storms into a church, and flies into
Respectability will not save us: Black Lives Matter is right to reject the “dignity and decorum” mandate handed down to us from slavery
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
There’s this man in the Book of John who storms into a church, and flies into a rage when he sees the salesmen and moneychangers in this house of worship. He begins violently breaking down the tables where these people are seated. In the book, he is... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Bureau of Land Management: Lease review proposal not a preference The Bureau of Land Management is warning against reading too much into the fa
Bureau of Land Management: Lease review proposal not a preference
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
The Bureau of Land Management is warning against reading too much into the fact that it is considering retention of 65 oil and gas leases on the White River National Forest as its... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Colorado sends wildfire resources to other western statesDENVER — Colorado continues to send much of its wildfire resources to the west,
Colorado sends wildfire resources to other western states
KWGN Denver / Posted 4 days ago
DENVER — Colorado continues to send much of its wildfire resources to the west, as the fire danger level is at its highest point nationally since 2007. “Obviously with all the support we’re giving to California and the Northwest, we have very bare... Read more
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Black Press USA
Blackonomics: Are You Having Fun with Today’s Politics? By James Clingman NNPA Columnist “I’ll see your two Blacks and raise you tw
Blackonomics: Are You Having Fun with Today’s Politics?
Black Press USA / Posted 4 days ago
By James Clingman NNPA Columnist “I’ll see your two Blacks and raise you two more.” The vast majority of the news is centered on politics, specifically, the 2016 presidential race, which is... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Colorado sends wildfire resources to other western statesDENVER — Colorado continues to send much of its wildfire resources to the west,
Colorado sends wildfire resources to other western states
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 4 days ago
DENVER — Colorado continues to send much of its wildfire resources to the west, as the fire danger level is at its highest point nationally since 2007. “Obviously with all the support we’re giving to California and the Northwest, we have very bare... Read more
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