posted on January 29, 2016 at 4:31 PM
The five-page order issued last January directed federal resources for the first time to fight massive blazes in open sagebrush steppe habitat that supports cattle ranching, recreation and some 350 species of wildlife, including the imperiled sage...
posted on December 24, 2015 at 1:52 PM
A Utah contracting company frequently used kids from a polygamous group as unpaid workers on a pecan farm during school hours, according to federal labor lawyers
posted on August 14, 2015 at 6:02 PM
Fallout continues in the wake of last week’s 3 million gallon discharge of mining waste that painted waterways a citrus hue out west.
posted on November 7, 2014 at 4:50 PM
Western ranchers, as well as energy companies and recreational users, stand to lose access to some western federal lands – at least during certain times of the year - if the greater sage-grouse is listed as a threatened or endangered species next...
posted on October 31, 2014 at 2:57 PM
University of Utah law professors argue in a new report that there's no legal standing for Utah to push for control over federal lands.
posted on August 29, 2014 at 11:34 AM
posted on August 15, 2013 at 4:41 PM
Thanks to persistent heat and dry conditions, wildfires are raging in the western U.S.Just after a fire in southern California caused hundreds to flee their homes last week, another emerged this week near Park City, Utah. Utah Governor Gary...
posted on May 11, 2012 at 4:47 PM
posted on September 23, 2010 at 2:09 PM
HERRIMAN, Utah — The National Guard joined forces with firefighters again Tuesday to battle a fast-moving, wind-driven blaze that the guard ignited during a machine-gun training exercise.
posted on August 29, 2008 at 8:08 PM