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New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 16, 2016

Downtown Salt Lake City

Today in New West news: Colorado business leaders call for cleanup of Utah air, Montana hydro-electric power, Wyoming releases new energy plan amid mounting unemployment, and Oskar Blues buys Tampa-based Cigar City Brewing.

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New West Daily Roundup for Feb. 24, 2016

Downtown Denver

Today in New West news: Denver plans for 2016; Wyoming DEQ defends self-bonding deal with Arch Coal, and new Salt Lake City library slated to open Saturday.

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USDA, Partners Unveil Sage Grouse Management Map

Sage grouse, greater sage grouse

The USDA’s NRCS is offering people across the West a handy new tool to help them understand and visualize sage grouse territory.

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New West Daily Roundup for Feb. 11, 2016

wind power, wind turbines, clean power plan

Today in New West news: Supreme Court halts implementation of Clean Power Plan, Colorado marijuana sales nearly crest at $1 billion for 2015, and one Idaho legislator wants to give counties the power to designate “nuisance” lands.

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New West Daily Roundup for Feb. 9, 2016

National Bison Range

Today in New West news: ownership of National Bison Range could potentially change hands, an update on the Gold King Mine spill, and Rocky Mountain Power in hot water once more.

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New West Daily Roundup for Jan. 25, 2016

windmill, wind power, energy, clean power plan

Today in New West news: federal appeals panel upholds Clean Power Plan, an update on the Bears Ears battle, and the U.S. Senate fails to overrule veto regarding new Waters of the United States initiative.

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Obama Administration Announces New Coal Lease Moratorium

coal

Today, the Obama administration announced a moratorium on new coal mining leases on federal land.

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New West Daily Roundup for Jan. 12, 2016

coal

Today in New West news: Arch Coal files for bankruptcy, Bozeman climber Conrad Anker waits with bated breath for Oscar news, and Denver’s proposal to shelter homeless in the city.

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New West Daily Roundup for Jan. 7, 2016

Today in New West news: Wyoming lawmakers consider further renovating state capitol building, conservation groups demand U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service continue monitoring wolves in Idaho and Montana, and a district judge throws out marijuana credit union suit.

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New West Daily Roundup for Dec. 23, 2015

bison

Today in New West news: MT Gov. Steve Bullock sanctions bison moving between state and Yellowstone National Park, the marijuana industry’s thirst for (electrical) power, and whether the Utah Legislature is allowed to have “closed caucuses.”

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