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California officials charged with misspending public funds
Former officials at the Panoche Water District in central California misused more than $100,000 in public funds.

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Lawmakers battle over bill to prevent breaching of dams
Three Republican U.S. House members from Washington state are criticizing Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., for opposing their legislation that would prevent the breaching of four dams on the Snake River to protect endangered salmon runs
Lawsuit seeks to halt Yellowstone bison captures
Bison leaving the park are routinely captured and slaughtered by state and federal agencies to protect Montana livestock.
Interior boss alters overhaul after pushback
Interior boss alters overhaul after pushback
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has changed a proposed overhaul of his department with a new organizational map that more closely follows state lines instead of the natural boundaries he initially proposed
Washington carbon tax bill clears key fiscal committee
Aviation fuel and fossil fuels used in agriculture are among those that would be exempt from the tax.
Dean seeks input on future of Parma research center
Dean seeks input on future of Parma research center
Idaho farm industry members are being encouraged to attend a March 8 listening session to offer input on the future of University of Idaho’s Parma Agricultural Research and Extension Center. UI officials said they plan to expand investment in the...
Eight honored for their contributions to Idaho agriculture
Eight honored for their contributions to Idaho agriculture
During the 24th Annual Larry Branen Idaho Ag Summit Feb. 20, eight people were honored for their contribution to and support for Idaho’s farming industry.
Funding available for NRCS Conservation Innovation Grants
Funding available for NRCS Conservation Innovation Grants
Up to $250,000 in federal Conservation Innovation Grants is available in Oregon for eligible landowners, local and state governments, tribes and non-governmental organizations.
Washington budget-writers smile on hemp
Washington budget-writers smile on hemp
Washington lawmakers support hemp, but how much?
New Timeline Proposed For Oregon’s Cap And Trade Bill
The legislation, known as the Clean Energy Jobs Bill, would cap the state’s greenhouse gas emissions in 2021 and launch a trading system for emissions permits.
Yellowstone fee proposal advances in Wyoming Legislature
Proponents say the proposed fee would generate money for Wyoming, Montana and Idaho to deal with wildlife management issues.

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Oregon

Lawmakers battle over bill to prevent breaching of dams
Three Republican U.S. House members from Washington state are criticizing Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., for opposing their legislation that would...
Interior boss alters overhaul after pushback
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has changed a proposed overhaul of his department with a new organizational map that more closely follows state...
Funding available for NRCS Conservation Innovation Grants
New Timeline Proposed For Oregon’s Cap And Trade Bill
Hershey’s renews trademark battles with marijuana businesses

Washington

Citing impending ‘catastrophe,’ WAWG joins call for Trump to rejoin TPP
The Washington Association of Wheat Growers are urging President Donald Trump to re-enter the Trans-Pacific Partnership, saying the losses without...
State planning to reopen fishing on a river owned by a tribe
The U.S. Department of Interior ruled in 2016 that the river was part of its reservation.
Lawmakers battle over bill to prevent breaching of dams
Interior boss alters overhaul after pushback
Washington carbon tax bill clears key fiscal committee

Idaho

Lawmakers battle over bill to prevent breaching of dams
Three Republican U.S. House members from Washington state are criticizing Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., for opposing their legislation that would...
Interior boss alters overhaul after pushback
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has changed a proposed overhaul of his department with a new organizational map that more closely follows state...
Dean seeks input on future of Parma research center
Eight honored for their contributions to Idaho agriculture
Yellowstone fee proposal advances in Wyoming Legislature

California

California officials charged with misspending public funds
Former officials at the Panoche Water District in central California misused more than $100,000 in public funds.
Ag coalition asks judge to halt Prop 65 glyphosate listing
Proposition 65 listing is based on factually incorrect information, the plaintiffs argue.
Interior boss alters overhaul after pushback
Hershey’s renews trademark battles with marijuana businesses
Northwest Coastal Wetlands Won’t Survive High Sea Level Rise

Montana

Lawsuit seeks to halt Yellowstone bison captures
Bison leaving the park are routinely captured and slaughtered by state and federal agencies to protect Montana livestock.
Interior boss alters overhaul after pushback
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has changed a proposed overhaul of his department with a new organizational map that more closely follows state...
Yellowstone fee proposal advances in Wyoming Legislature
Yellowstone begins capturing bison to reduce population
US Supreme Court: Wyoming must pay Montana in water dispute

Nevada

Interior boss alters overhaul after pushback
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has changed a proposed overhaul of his department with a new organizational map that more closely follows state...
Low snow shuts down Eastern Sierra winter recreation zone
The sorry state of the snowpack in the Sierra has forced a ban on snowmobiling until further notice at a popular recreation area near the...
California officials warn of pesticide-tainted cactus
Interior to implement massive overhaul despite criticism
Land managers present plan to install fire breaks in Nevada