U.S. officials have agreed to complete a study on how two predator-killing poisons could be affecting federally protected species as part of the settlement of a lawsuit filed by environmental and animal-welfare groups.
Western governors say electric vehicles will be able to travel easier across 5,000 miles of highway under a new agreement promising to build a network of charging stations in seven states. The governors of Utah, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico and Wyoming announced Wednesday they had signed a memorandum of understanding to create a regional electric vehicle plan.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — New U.S. Census figures show Utah is the fastest-growing state in the country, leading a cluster of Western states with populations on the upswing despite sluggish national growth.
Many Magic Valley area resident and landowners have been following with interest the Gateway West High-Voltage transmission line project. It’s in the planning stages right now. When complete the project would bring increased electrical capabilities to Idaho from Wyoming.
After a wet winter and spring, Mosquito Abatement Districts around southern Idaho are expecting a busy summer. Pools of standing water that we usually see after a rainstorm are fertile territory for mosquitoes that spread the West Nile virus.
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