Items by staff

Week in review: May 12
Week in review: May 12
Methane rules live! Plus, DAPL spill, monuments and, at long last, FERC appointments.
Week in review: May 5
Week in review: May 5
After AHCA passes, the Western senators to watch. Plus a baby bison is born and new rules for oil and gas.
Bundy trials; Congress’ attack on science; a dirty West
Week in review: April 28
Week in review: April 28
Trump opens offshore drilling, an ode to cacti and a look at monument critics’ claims.
Week in review: April 21
Week in review: April 21
Yucca is back, Chaffetz is out (for now), plus a game of Follow the Beaver.
Week in review: April 14
Week in review: April 14
Water to flow in Oroville spillway, Bertha breaks through and a dinosaur for Moab.
Week in review: April 7
Week in review: April 7
Trump helps controversial water project in Mojave; EPA cuts; DAPL doubts.
Zinke’s Interior takes shape; Big Rec’s big move; solar shift
Week in review: March 31
Week in review: March 31
Essential stories for understanding Trump’s climate order; plus a few weekend reads.
Week in review: March 24
Week in review: March 24
Keystone permit OK’d, Utah solar incentives rollback and white nose in Texas; plus HCN reading recommendations.
Clearer skies; Western govs court Pruitt; Clean Water Rule too far?
Week in review: March 16
Week in review: March 16
A leader for the BLM, disappearances on public lands and bison’s origin story: HCN staff’s reading recommendations.
Week in review: March 10
Week in review: March 10
Malheur trials come to a close, new wind record, the battle for Zinke’s seat — what the staff of HCN is reading this week.
Sportsmen prepare for battle; NOAA matters; ICE raids
Week in review: March 3
Week in review: March 3
Arizona’s solar fights, Nevada development and a jaguar spotting are among the stories grabbing HCN writers’ attention this week.
One in, two out; methane rules; facts and democracy
One in, two out; methane rules; facts and democracy
HCN.org news in brief.
Week in review: February 17
Week in review: February 17
What we’re reading this week.
Week in review: February 10
Week in review: February 10
What we’re reading this week.
Trump on energy; Obamacare numbers; guerilla archiving
Trump on energy; Obamacare numbers; guerilla archiving
HCN.org news in brief.
Week in review: February 3
Week in review: February 3
What we’re reading this week.
How to share confidential news tips with HCN
How to share confidential news tips with HCN
A guide to sharing sensitive information with our newsroom.
The threatened ESA; Canada’s contradicting climate goals; revolutionary consumers
DAPL dispatch; forgotten funds; Obama’s rush to the end
DAPL dispatch; forgotten funds; Obama’s rush to the end
HCN.org news in brief.
Through the years: Here’s what to read on Obama’s presidency
Through the years: Here’s what to read on Obama’s presidency
High Country News stories show how Obama wrangled the West.
Solar jobs for miners; millipede discovery; drought’s effects
Election 2016 roundup, Greens prepare for battle, Latino voters turn out
Malheur verdict, chubs and understanding #NoDAPL
Malheur verdict, chubs and understanding #NoDAPL
HCN.org news in brief
The aftereffects of Malheur, wild horse dust-ups and firefighting
Groundwater without borders, detention for profit and a new generation of farms
Winners of the 2016 HCN reader photography contest
Winners of the 2016 HCN reader photography contest
Audience and editor favorites from our national parks.
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