May 8, 2007, 12pm PDT
<p>A new vision of development in Idaho, Montana and Wyoming is taking shape.</p>
Sonoran Institute
September 15, 2006, 6am PDT
A series of articles and reports addressing growth in the Western United States, including Nevada, Arizona, Colorado, Utah, Oregon, Idaho and other states.
New West
September 14, 2006, 8am PDT
Blue-collar Michigan workers leave the land of the sagging auto industry to work in Wyoming's energy boom.
The New York Times
September 9, 2006, 11am PDT
Three times larger than Saudi Arabia's proven reserves, the oil shale deposits in the Western United States are already being tapped, and are expected to eventually produce 10 million barrels/day in potentially an environmentally friendly manner.
The San Francisco Chronicle
March 19, 2006, 9am PST
In the Rockies, developers and oil and natural gas companies are vying for access to the same land -- but what could be the consequences for local communities?
The Chicago Tribune
February 11, 2006, 11am PST
I don't know how long my family's printing company can survive, since Wal-Mart moved into my town and displaced most of the local businesses, writes Kat Smyth.
Campus Progress via Alternet
April 12, 2005, 2pm PDT
Experts say climate change's impact could affect timber industry.
Star Tribune
January 12, 2005, 5am PST
The state moves 90 percent off welfare, but many remain in poverty.
The Christian Science Monitor
August 1, 2004, 5am PDT
Last year, the Bureau of Land Management issued some 4,000 oil and natural-gas drilling permits; this federal fiscal year it's on track to issue a record 6,000.
Billings Gazette
December 17, 2003, 9am PST
A Bush administration plan to allow expand snowmobile in Yellowstone National Park is rejected.
The Los Angeles Times
April 9, 2003, 11am PDT
Carbon County, WY has adoped a square mile minimum zoning based on the county's comprehensive plan.
Star Tribune
April 25, 2001, 6am PDT
President Bush approved a Clinton administration ban on snowmobile use in the Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks.
The Washington Post
November 14, 2000, 10am PST
Wyoming has found a booming market for Coalbed methane. But the cost could be quite high -- it's water supply.
The Christian Science Monitor