Military

Policies affect people, we affect policies
Policies affect people, we affect policies
President Donald Trump’s reversals of decades of immigration policy bring families to the brink of exile.
The Air Force wants to expand into Nevada’s wild desert
The Air Force wants to expand into Nevada’s wild desert
A 300,000-acre base expansion would push into intact bighorn sheep habitat.
A visit to Pie Town; Mermaids on maternity leave; Airplane pit-stop
A visit to Pie Town; Mermaids on maternity leave; Airplane pit-stop
Mishaps and mayhem from around the region.
Incoming
U.S. Army proposes new plan to drop 1-ton missiles in Utah's San Juan County.
Missile chaos
Missile test flights to White Sands, N.M., could have significant land-use impacts, draft EIS shows.
Owyhee: On the eve of destruction
Bombing range threatens wild land in Idaho, Nevada and Oregon.
Idaho governor fights for a bombing range
Idaho Governor Cecil Andrus supports new bombing range in Owyhee Canyon.
How military secrecy zones out Nevada
A reporter chronicles the strange happenings (that we shouldn't know about) at the top-secret Nevada Test Site.
BOMBING IDAHO'S HIGH DESERT
The Air Force wants to designate much of Idaho's Owyhee County as the Big Springs Training Range.
Combat Zones
'Combat Zoning: Military Land-Use Planning in Nevada' by David Loomis, is reviewed.
New Redeye Proposed
The Colorado Air National Guard offers a revised plan for F-16 pilots at Redeye.
Biowarfare is back
The army resumes chemical weapons testing at the Dugway Proving Ground.
A bird, a plane, no, a missile
Rep. Karen Shepherd spearheads resistance to missile flyovers in Utah.
Incineration plans burn up some Utahns
The Army defends its plans to incinerate chemical weapons stockpiles.
Utah boosters welcome missiles
The military hears public comment on launching missile tests from Green River, Utah, to White Sands, NM.
'Volunteers' poisoned
The Pentagon confirms chemical weapons testing on U.S. soldiers during WWII.
Missile plan shoots for the West
The military wants to launch missiles from Utah into New Mexico.
Bombing stopped at refuge
Navy target practice stops at a Washington coast wildlife refuge.
Two reports warn of radioactive bullets
Depleted uranium bullets threaten radioactive contamination on military testing ranges.
The military's top guns collide with an angry valley
Air Force flights from the Redeye Air Force Base anger local residents in Colorado.
Slipping through BLM cracks
A whistle blower reveals that stray bombs hit public lands in Nevada.