Former HCN editor takes the reins of a California journal, and friends come to visit the office from near and far.
by Jodi Peterson,
Nov 25, 2013
A land-exchange plan especially designed for
California’s Eastern Sierra could help prevent development
controversies such as the current one over the proposed Whitney
Portal project near scenic Lone Pine
by Emma Brown,
Nov 14, 2005
Attilio Genasci has devoted himself to preserving land in
Sierra Valley, Calif., where he has lived and farmed for 96
by Jane Braxton Little,
Nov 28, 2005
Cally Carswell talks with HCN contributing editor Judith Lewis about the muscle the feds are putting behind solar energy development on public land.
by Cally Carswell,
Dec 27, 2010
Sandi Fox pairs full-page color images of quilts with historical narrative, excerpts from diaries, period photos and illustrations to shed light on the lives of early Californians.
Feb 18, 2013
A rural Californian doesn't apologize for feeding the deer that hang out near his mountain home.
by Jaime O'Neill,
Jan 25, 2012
In California's agricultural hub, the Central Valley, Latino communities fight for clean water.
by Jeremy Miller,
Jun 24, 2013
In her new novel, The Berkeley Pit, Dorothy Bryant
intertwines the stories of two very different Berkeleys: The
California college town during the ‘60s, and the famously
toxic open-pit mine in Butte, Mont.
by Tanya Lee,
Jun 23, 2008
Latino farmworker communities in California's Central Valley suffer from polluted drinking water -- and High Country News can't ignore it.
by Paul Larmer,
Jun 24, 2013
Why do we name fires?
by Jaime O'Neill ,
Sep 06, 2012