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New West Daily Roundup for Dec. 23, 2016

wind power, wind turbines, clean power plan

Today in New West news: license granted for $1B, 400-MW storage project in Montana as Reed Point wind farm gets NorthWestern contract; Denver energy company declares bankruptcy, and conservation plan finalized for desert tortoise habitat in southern Utah.

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New West Daily Roundup for Dec. 9, 2016

Helena MT Capitol at Sunruse by Jimmy Emerson_DVM Flickr

Today in New West news: Helena reconsidering gender restrictions in certain public accommodations, lone snow goose has Montana officials optimistic, South African gold company buys Colorado platinum miner, and SBA opens new Wyoming office in Casper.

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New West Daily Roundup for Dec. 7, 2016

Courtesy of the Audubon Society

Today in New West news: thousands of snow geese die in Montana acid pit, Utah Rep. Rob Bishop lobbies for national monument revocations, and nominations open for Wyoming Cowboy Hall of Fame.

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New West Daily Roundup for Nov. 28, 2016

Courtesy of Johnson Nathan Strohe Architects

Today in New West news: Bozeman leaders discuss planning documents, MSU registers newly discovered bacterium for commercial use, federal dams and Northwest salmon, and Englewood’s new economic incentives program.

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New West Daily Roundup for Nov. 9, 2016

Helena MT Capitol at Sunruse by Jimmy Emerson_DVM Flickr

Today in New West news: Montana politics, Tesla petitions Utah Supreme Court to allow it to sell cars in state, and federal judge reinvigorates push to remove dams from the Snake River.

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New West Daily Roundup for Nov. 3, 2016

Photo credit: Loren Kerns

Today in New West news: comment sought on Montana drought plan, “coffee for a cause” in Bozeman, Wyoming’s first Native American woman lawmaker?, and “Unbranded” highlight of Go West Film Festival.

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New West Daily Roundup for Nov. 2, 2016

Sage grouse, greater sage grouse

Today in New West news: feds announce sagebrush plan, Wyoming college finds North America’s highest buffalo jump, and investors call for Chipotle chairman to step down.

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New West Daily Roundup for Oct. 18, 2016

Courtesy of Solar Roadways

Today in New West news: Solar Roadways in Idaho, pallid sturgeon vs. dam along the Yellowstone River, PillPack eyes Utah expansion, and BLM tables Wyoming wild horse gathering.

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New West Daily Roundup for Sept. 22, 2016

Courtesy of the New York Times

Today in New West news: ExxonMobil to pay $12M settlement over 2011 Yellowstone River spill, inaugural Twin Falls SANDWICHES Film Festival, and Wyoming heads back to court over wolf management plan.

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New West Daily Roundup for Aug. 26, 2016

whitebark pine mount washburn 2015

Today in New West news: UI researchers link climate change to beetle outbreak in Yellowstone, Arrow Electronics offering $1M to Indiegogo startups, and Big Sky Resort announces $150M improvement plan.

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