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 review of Middle Men by Jim Gavin
by Traci J. MacNamara,
Sep 02, 2013
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
In California's agricultural hub, the Central Valley, Latino communities fight for clean water.
by Jeremy Miller,
Jun 24, 2013
The Golden State's new cap-and-trade program aims to cut greenhouse gas emissions while avoiding the pitfalls of similar attempts.
by Brendon Bosworth,
Apr 19, 2013
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
Why do we name fires?
by Jaime O'Neill ,
Sep 06, 2012
Environmentalists and ORV groups accuse the BLM of
dragging its feet over implementing a plan to protect an endangered
flower in California’s Clear Creek Management Area
by Patrick Farrell,
Aug 08, 2005
A rural Californian doesn't apologize for feeding the deer that hang out near his mountain home.
by Jaime O'Neill,
Jan 25, 2012
The plight of a small water and sewer association in rural Mora, N.M -- caught in a tangle of federal and state clean water rules it can’t afford to meet -- echoes experienced by other rural communities around the West.
by Judith Lewis Mernit,
Dec 20, 2011