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New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 27, 2017

Today in New West news: study suggests some cattle grazing may help greater sage grouse, an update on Montana Water Artesian Company, and GREENbike vs. inversion.

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New West Daily Roundup for Dec. 7, 2016

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 Aug. 9, 2016

Today in New West news: two CSU members honored as “2016 Women of Vision,” Vail Resorts Inc. buying Canada’s biggest ski area, and Bozeman to temporarily ban vacation rental permits.

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New West Daily Roundup for July 22, 2016

Today in New West news: Utah delegates reluctantly back Trump, Mark Fiege to assume MSU’s Wallace Stegner Chair, Colstrip agrees to stop pooling toxic coal ash sludge, and the potential cost of solar in Utah.

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New West Daily Roundup for July 14, 2016

Credit: Larry Johnson, "Denver Skyline at Sunset," December 17, 2009

Today in New West news: CSU explores why women leave STEM, Army Corps of Engineers sued over bull trout, medical marijuana in Montana, and Denver-based cybersecurity firm raises $9M.

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New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 8, 2016

Today in New West news: Colorado State University (CSU) studying famous astronaut blood, transit in downtown Boise, and soul drummer John Wicks opens Missoula coffee shop.

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New West Daily Roundup for Dec. 8, 2015

Today in New West news: state and federal wildlife officials want to delist Yellowstone grizzlies, WalletHub ranks Colorado college towns, and the Utah Legislature will have $560 million in additional revenue for 2016.

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New West Daily Roundup for Nov. 4, 2015

Today in New West news: voters have approved Measure 1A in Denver and Adams Counties, Intel expresses interest in a battery from a Fort Collins startup, and conservationists in Montana want to revive a lawsuit over the Badger-Two Medicine area.

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Professor Emeritus: Have We ‘Nuked’ Pinedale’s Big Game Herds?

The federal Bureau of Land Management continues to take a pounding over its greenlighting of additional natural gas drilling in a corner of western Wyoming known for its wildlife, an area that has been compared to Africa's Serengeti Plain. Last week, Congress heard concerns expressed by former veteran government biologist Rollin Sparrowe, today a board member with the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnershp, over the effects of natural gas drilling on big game herds in and around the Upper Green River Basin near Pinedale, Wyoming. Now another wildlife expert, William Alldredge, professor emeritus from Colorado State University (a renowned training ground for government and independent field scientists in the West) weighs in with this guest essay that calls the BLM under further scrutiny. Will the BLM respond with an explanation for why it justifies further drilling when its own analysis shows that expanding the footprint of drilling will likely displace animals from vital habitat? - Todd Wilkinson

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