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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Reasonable' the crux in views on EPA's haze-pollution planLITTLE ROCK -- The debate on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposa
'Reasonable' the crux in views on EPA's haze-pollution plan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
LITTLE ROCK -- The debate on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposal for Arkansas to comply with a 1999 rule on haze centers on what federal, state, industry and environmental groups find "reasonable," according to public comments... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
City of Hillview in Bullitt County files for bankruptcy protection The filing was made Thursday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Louisville.More >>
City of Hillview in Bullitt County files for bankruptcy protection
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
The filing was made Thursday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Louisville.More >> The filing was made Thursday in U.S.... Read more
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Miami New Times
95-Year-Old Conservation Legend Lloyd Miller Is Still Fighting for the EnvironmentWhen 95-year-old Lloyd Miller stepped to the mic to testify at a congressional
95-Year-Old Conservation Legend Lloyd Miller Is Still Fighting for the Environment
Miami New Times / Posted 9 days ago
When 95-year-old Lloyd Miller stepped to the mic to testify at a congressional hearing in Homestead earlier this month, the three Republicans on the panel may not have known they were about to be versed by a conservation legend. U.S. Reps Ileana... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Lawrenceville attorney announces run for State Court judgeshipLawrenceville attorney Ronda Colvin-Leary announced this week that she will cha
Lawrenceville attorney announces run for State Court judgeship
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 9 days ago
Lawrenceville attorney Ronda Colvin-Leary announced this week that she will challenge incumbent Gwinnett County State Court Judge Carla Brown during next year’s election cycle. Colvin-Leary currently serves as the solicitor for Winder and is a... Read more
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Daily Herald
For some Yellowstone bison, a date with deathYELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. -- Even for a park with a history of unhappy en
For some Yellowstone bison, a date with death
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. -- Even for a park with a history of unhappy encounters between people and wildlife, 2015 is shaping up as an eventful year for Yellowstone and its bison. Since mid-May, five visitors have been hurt -- gored, trampled... Read more
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Washington Post
For some Yellowstone bison, the roaming ends at the slaughterhouseA herd of bison roams on the Fort Peck Reservation near Poplar, Mont., in 2012.
For some Yellowstone bison, the roaming ends at the slaughterhouse
Washington Post / Posted 13 days ago
A herd of bison roams on the Fort Peck Reservation near Poplar, Mont., in 2012. (Matthew Brown/AP) YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. — Even for a park with a history of unhappy encounters between people and wildlife, 2015 is shaping up as an eventful... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Study shows mountains are getting Denver's air pollution despite overall improvement in air qualityDENVER - The Colorado Rocky Mountains is a great place to escape the hustle and
Study shows mountains are getting Denver's air pollution despite overall improvement in air quality
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 15 days ago
DENVER - The Colorado Rocky Mountains is a great place to escape the hustle and bustle of the Denver metro, but we can't escape its air pollution. A study released by the National Parks Conservation Association shows poor air quality in many of the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
When eating the scenery makes you sick Writers on the Range Sometimes you get your heart’s desire, and it’s too muc
When eating the scenery makes you sick
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Writers on the Range Sometimes you get your heart’s desire, and it’s too much. On May 23, the Utah Highway Patrol had to close the entrance to Arches National Park after traffic got backed up for five miles on... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Women's Rights Museum Could Become Newest National ParkWASHINGTON -- Women who fought to earn their right to vote set the stage for a
Women's Rights Museum Could Become Newest National Park
The Huffington Post / Posted 21 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Women who fought to earn their right to vote set the stage for a century of enfranchisement advocacy in the United States. The 14 Democratic women in the U.S. Senate introduced a bill on Thursday to designate the nation's foremost... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 agencies' 2nd look: Hog farm no big riskTwo federal agencies issued a draft environmental assessment Thursday for C&H H
2 agencies' 2nd look: Hog farm no big risk
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Two federal agencies issued a draft environmental assessment Thursday for C&H Hog Farms in Mount Judea that comes to the same conclusion as a tossed-out 2012 study: The farm is not likely to have a significant detrimental impact in the Buffalo... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Rosemary Roby Lancaster, 89, of Burlington, North Carolina, died peacefully, surrounded by her childre
Rosemary Roby Lancaster
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
, 89, of Burlington, North Carolina, died peacefully, surrounded by her children, Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015. She was born June 12, 1926, in Cleveland, the daughter of Lester L. Roby and Mabel Mae Grose Roby. She was the second of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
At air-pollution hearing, Ohio EPA staffers talk to student but not to reporter Other news Ohio is about to adopt new rules to help clean up air pollution,
At air-pollution hearing, Ohio EPA staffers talk to student but not to reporter
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 23 days ago
Other news Ohio is about to adopt new rules to help clean up air pollution, but at a public hearing on Wednesday, the public employees who worked on the rules were not... Read more
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PhysOrg
Smog threatens visitors to U.S. national parks: reportInvestigators found unhealthy ozone levels, haze plague many natural sanctuarie
Smog threatens visitors to U.S. national parks: report
PhysOrg / Posted 28 days ago
Investigators found unhealthy ozone levels, haze plague many natural sanctuaries. (HealthDay)—Air pollution afflicts many national parks across the United States, a new study suggests. Air quality in some of the parks is as bad or worse than in some... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The most polluted US national parksIt’s late summer, and Americans are flocking to the country’s national parks fo
The most polluted US national parks
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 30 days ago
It’s late summer, and Americans are flocking to the country’s national parks for some recreation and fresh air. But a study released this week by the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) found that air in some of the country’s most popular... Read more
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