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Pest abatement expert aims to protect public from mosquitoes
Idaho’s mosquito abatement districts created to deal with pests deemed a public health concern.

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Chinese trade mission gets a taste of the Northwest
Chinese trade mission gets a taste of the Northwest
As the buying power of China’s middle class expands, consumers are seeking the kind of healthy and high quality food and drink produced in the Pacific Northwest.
County, Azure Farms reach agreement on weed control
County, Azure Farms reach agreement on weed control
The issue riled up a rural Oregon county and brought it unwanted attention on social media.
Judge reverses key ruling in $1.4 billion timber class action
Judge reverses key ruling in $1.4 billion timber class action
A judge has reversed a key ruling in a $1.4 billion lawsuit over Oregon’s timber management practices.
Tobacco virus found in Washington wine grapes
Tobacco virus found in Washington wine grapes
A Washington State University virologist says mystery vineyard virus is first discovery of Tobacco Ringspot Virus in the Pacific Northwest.
Total solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon town
Madras is predicted to be among the country’s best viewing spots because of its clear, high-desert skies.
Idaho county passes Emergency Declaration ahead of eclipse
County commissioners passed the declaration so they could ask the state for assistance in case more resources are need.
Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move
Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move
A massive sequoia sent to Boise as a small seedling by naturalist John Muir more than a century ago is now in the way of a hospital's expansion and plans are to move it two blocks away to city property
US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections
The final ruling by the Fish and Wildlife Service to remove Yellowstone grizzlies from the list of endangered and threatened species will give jurisdiction over the bears to Montana, Idaho and Wyoming.
California beehive heists lead to felony charges
The men charged with possessing more than 1,200 stolen beehives could each spend more than a decade in jail if convicted.
Tour offers update on research progress
The University of Idaho updated industry members on the wide array of research taking place this summer at the Kimberly Research and Extension center.

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Oregon

Hard choices loom as farms exit Conservation Reserve Program
Umatilla and Morrow county wheat farmers are facing serious questions as land is set to expire from CRP.
Chinese trade mission gets a taste of the Northwest
As the buying power of China’s middle class expands, consumers are seeking the kind of healthy and high quality food and drink produced in the...
County, Azure Farms reach agreement on weed control
Judge reverses key ruling in $1.4 billion timber class action
Total solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon town

Washington

Tobacco virus found in Washington wine grapes
A Washington State University virologist says mystery vineyard virus is first discovery of Tobacco Ringspot Virus in the Pacific Northwest.
House members urge Trump to renegotiate Columbia River Treaty
Four Washington and three Oregon members of Congress ask President Trump to start negotiating with Canada for an updated Columbia River Treaty.
WSU extends search for new CAHNRS dean
Study links legalized pot with increase in car crash claims.
Military Airstrips Are Poisoning People’s Wells

Idaho

Pest abatement expert aims to protect public from mosquitoes
Idaho’s mosquito abatement districts created to deal with pests deemed a public health concern.
Total solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon town
Madras is predicted to be among the country’s best viewing spots because of its clear, high-desert skies.
Idaho county passes Emergency Declaration ahead of eclipse
Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move
US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

California

California beehive heists lead to felony charges
The men charged with possessing more than 1,200 stolen beehives could each spend more than a decade in jail if convicted.
Study links legalized pot with increase in car crash claims.
Insurance companies found several possible factors at play in the spike including distracted driving through texting or cellphone use, road...
Extreme heat making wildfire battle tougher in Southwest US
Lawsuit seeks reassessment of predator control program
Study: Drought, price slide took toll on NE California ag economy

Montana

Governor declares drought emergency in eastern Montana
Bullock says farmers and ranchers are feeling the effects after a winter of below-average rain and snow.
Eco-group billboard blitz to greet Interior chief in Montana
Ryan Zinke is scheduled to address the Western Governors Association’s annual conference Tuesday in the town of Whitefish.
US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections
Montana hard cider company takes the top prize at competition
Monuments under review by Interior Department

Nevada

Extreme heat making wildfire battle tougher in Southwest US
Temperatures in parts of Arizona, California and Nevada soared to nearly 120 degrees this week.
Montana hard cider company takes the top prize at competition
The fifth annual Portland International Cider Cup featured entries from more than 40 cideries from Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and British...
Nevada officials aim to start legal pot sales by July 1
Monuments under review by Interior Department
Drowning fears up in US West as rivers surge with snowmelt