Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Breaking News
Home » Tag Archives: department of the interior

Tag Archives: department of the interior

New West Daily Roundup for Mar. 2, 2017

Bruneau_Jarbridge_Owyhee Rivers Wilderness

Today in New West news: federal lands drive economic growth in rural counties, Bullock sets date for special election, and CO senator speaks out against Attorney General over pot.

Read More »

Ryan Zinke Confirmed As Interior Secretary

Courtesy of the Office of Ryan Zinke

U.S. Representative Ryan Zinke (R-MT) has been confirmed as Secretary of the Interior Department.

Read More »

New West Daily Roundup for Jan. 11, 2017

sunrise_lake_mcdonald_glacier_national_park

Today in New West news: more energy leases cancelled in Badger-Two Medicine area, Senator Tester meets with Zinke as Montana parties name tentative timeline for replacement candidates, Utah tourism in 2017, and Grand Junction-based medical firm raises $7.6M in funding.

Read More »

New West Daily Roundup for Jan. 5, 2017

Bruneau_Jarbridge_Owyhee Rivers Wilderness

Today in New West news: Zinke joins U.S. House to vote in favor of easing federal land transfer, Bozeman water group sues Montana DEQ over pollution standards, Wyoming mulls whether to legalize Tesla business model in state, and Colorado cybersecurity firm raises $6M.

Read More »

New West Daily Roundup for Dec. 21, 2016

the colorado river utah Moab_by Corey Burger_Flickr

Today in New West news: Utah fastest growing state in U.S., an update on the U.S. House race in Montana, and FDA approves new drug from Boulder oncology firm.

Read More »

Ryan Zinke Confirmed As Pick for Interior Secretary

Courtesy of the Office of Ryan Zinke

U.S. Representative Ryan Zinke (R-MT) is officially Trump’s pick for Interior Secretary.

Read More »

New West Daily Roundup for Dec. 14, 2016

Courtesy of the Office of Ryan Zinke

Today in New West news: Ryan Zinke frontrunner for Interior Secretary post, microbes in the Berkeley Pit, BLM approves two new transmission alignments in Utah, and Wyoming sells land in Grand Teton to Park Service.

Read More »

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.

Read More »

U.S. Reps Release Public Lands Initiative To Counter Bears Ears National Monument Proposal

bears ears

The battle over a proposed National Monument around Bears Ears Butte in Utah is heating up, to put it mildly.

Read More »

New West Daily Roundup for June 3, 2016

Bozeman

Today in New West news: Next Frontier Capital raises $21M for Montana companies, an update on Bears Ears, and Boulder wants to intervene in Xcel’s planned $1B wind farm.

Read More »