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New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 29, 2016

National Bison Range

Today in New West news: Canadian bison to be relocated to northern Montana, an update on the greater sage grouse, and Chipotle gets “bearish” assessment.

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New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 24, 2016

Grand Tetons

Today in New West news: environmental groups sue to put hunting on hold in Grand Teton inholdings, funding cuts hit Montana Forest Service, and CoorsTek to build new facility in Golden, CO.

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New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 15, 2016

Helena MT Capitol at Sunruse by Jimmy Emerson_DVM Flickr

Today in New West news: January unemployment rates in Colorado and Montana, public lands in Idaho, and new theater set to open in downtown Salt Lake City.

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New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 14, 2016

the colorado river utah Moab_by Corey Burger_Flickr

Today in New West news: Scalia’s death and Utah’s prospects for a federal land lawsuit, Colorado-based energy company warns creditors to accept “the reality of low oil prices,” and district judge upholds Montana PSC order for solar and wind projects.

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New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 11, 2016

Cabin Creek ID_Charles Chuck Peterson_Flickr

Today in New West news: wolf advocates threaten to sue U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Arch Coal suspends permitting efforts at Otter Creek, the DBJ’s Small Business Awards, and downtown Colorado Springs at developmental “turning point.”

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New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 10, 2016

Photo courtesy of cdaid.org

Today in New West news: North Idaho College to start offering bachelor in computer science, Center for Biological Diversity files protest against BLM auctions, and layoffs possibly imminent in Wyoming coal mines.

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New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 4, 2016

grizzly_bear_winter_near_Canyon

Today in New West news: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service could delist Yellowstone grizzly bears by next year, Utah lawmakers reject bill to raise minimum wage, and Wyoming energy in 2016.

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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. 15, 2016

coal

Today in New West news: Peabody Energy posts $2 billion loss, Idaho Department of Fish and Game kills 20 wolves, and one Boulder restaurateur squares off with culinary legend Wolfgang Puck.

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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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