Southern Idaho land managers are ready to close several roads in the South Hills for the season. The Bureau of Land Management announced the annual motorized closures for Dry Creek, Cherry Creek, Indian Springs, and North Cotton Wood Creek roads to begin Jan 16.
Judge declares mistrial in Nevada case against rancher accused of leading 2014 armed standoff with US agents. Proceedings were scheduled to resume today in federal court in Las Vegas for Cliven Bundy, Ryan and Ammon Bundy and Ryan Payne.
Cattleman and states' rights figure Cliven Bundy's eldest son plans to go before a jury to provide firsthand allegations of government misconduct ahead of an armed standoff that ended a federal roundup of family cattle in 2014.
The Bureau of Land Management has ordered the Idaho National Guard to stop building a tank crossing on a road in a national conservation area until an environmental analysis is finished and the BLM decides whether to grant a permit.
The Bureau of Land Management and Clif Bar Caking Company will team up to plant sagebrush in the Magic Valley where a fire scorched the land. The BLM Twin Falls District says the two groups will participate in the National Public Lands Day on Oct. 20 by planting sagebrush on a 1,000 acre area
If you want to know how this year’s fire season has shaped up – or wish to comment on issues concerning public lands – you might want to plan on attending the Bureau of Land Management meeting on Wednesday.