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Eminent Domain News ItemsOpinions vary on possible Dallas-Houston bullet train - Idaho Statesman2/19/2018 11:25:15 AM
Idaho Statesman Opinions vary on possible Dallas-Houston bullet train Idaho Statesman Candidates for elected offices also lined up in droves at the federal meetings to declare their opposition to the bullet train, citing eminent domain concerns. Texas Central has said it needs 8,000 acres for the project. The company says it has 30 ... and more »
Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers - Idaho Statesman2/12/2018 9:03:00 AM
Idaho Statesman Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers Idaho Statesman Bob Krist withdrew a bill he'd introduced regarding pipelines and eminent domain , Nebraskans lost. With the controversy surrounding the process by which TransCanada acquired some land for the Keystone XL pipeline, the 2018 legislative session provided ... and more »
PennEast proposal to use land for gas pipeline rejected - Idaho Statesman2/5/2018 2:36:00 PM
PennEast proposal to use land for gas pipeline rejected Idaho Statesman New Jersey's attorney general rejected a proposal for use of state-controlled land for a $1.1 billion natural gas pipeline, slowing the years-long effort by the company to break ground on a project strongly opposed by environmental groups. Attorney ... and more »
Couple uses law to take possession of abandoned home - Idaho Statesman2/4/2018 9:12:30 PM
Couple uses law to take possession of abandoned home Idaho Statesman Adverse possession exists because the American legal system generally prefers land to be used rather than sit unused, said Steve Silva, a land use and eminent domain attorney at Fennemore Craig who teaches property law at Truckee Meadows Community ... and more »
Burley moves forward with eminent domain process - Twin Falls Times-News7/22/2017 4:04:38 AM
Twin Falls Times-News Burley moves forward with eminent domain process Twin Falls Times-News Eminent · Burley · Facebook · Jay Tegethoff · Dave Shirley · President And Ceo · City Attorney · D.l Evans Bank · The Times-news · Franklin Building · Idaho · Franklin · Mark Mitton · John Craner · Rick Lierz · Store Manager · City Administrator ...
Developer loses eminent domain fight in Idaho - The Spokesman Review2/15/2015 8:10:22 PM
Developer loses eminent domain fight in Idaho The Spokesman Review BOISE – The Idaho Supreme Court last week ruled against a developer in a long-running eminent domain dispute in North Idaho , even ordering the company to pay some of the state's legal fees. The developer, H.J. Grathol Co., was “shooting for the moon ...
Mineral Rights And Leases News ItemsUS Cobalt Starts 2018 Underground Exploration Drilling to Follow Up on the Successful 2017 Surface Drilling - GlobeNewswire (press release)2/23/2018 3:05:00 AM
US Cobalt Starts 2018 Underground Exploration Drilling to Follow Up on the Successful 2017 Surface Drilling GlobeNewswire (press release) The historical estimates are contained within a report entitled "Iron Creek Prospect, Lemhi County, Idaho (#0483) Progress Report" by Terry A Webster and Thomas K Stump for Noranda Exploration, Inc., July 1980, which report does not detail cut-off ... US Cobalt Starts 2018 Underground Exploration Drilling to Follow Up on the Successful 2017 Surface Drilling TSX ... MENAFN.COM all 1 news articles »
West Virginia House votes to boost natural gas drilling - Idaho Statesman2/15/2018 6:06:56 PM
Idaho Statesman West Virginia House votes to boost natural gas drilling Idaho Statesman The Parkersburg Republican said he has no personal interests in potential royalties or drilling leases , unlike many other legislators who were nonetheless ruled eligible to vote on the legislation. Critics argued that it strips property rights from ... and more »
BLM oil and gas lease sales generate $360 million in 2017 | Emmett ... - Idaho Press-Tribune2/9/2018 10:13:36 AM
Idaho Press-Tribune BLM oil and gas lease sales generate $360 million in 2017 | Emmett ... Idaho Press-Tribune In advancing the administration's goals of promoting America's energy independence, the Bureau of Land Management state offices in 2017 generated nearly $360 million from oil and gas lease sales, an. and more »
Boyle: Oklahoma mineral rights suit relevant to Idaho - Ontario Argus Observer11/1/2017 6:45:26 PM
Ontario Argus Observer Boyle: Oklahoma mineral rights suit relevant to Idaho Ontario Argus Observer According to the website Law360.com, plaintiffs alleged that royalties on minerals extracted from 115 oil and gas wells were being underpaid as the defendants deducted certain production expenses — deductions which weren't contractually allowed. The ...
Mineral rights holders get ready to object - Ontario Argus Observer9/24/2017 2:12:32 AM
Ontario Argus Observer Mineral rights holders get ready to object Ontario Argus Observer This one in particular has a shut-in status, according to the Idaho Department of Lands website. The Argus Observer, file. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. FRUITLAND — Community activists hoping to give some clout to small landowners whose ...
As mineral drilling escalates, Idahoans must be protected - Idaho Statesman8/9/2017 11:03:34 PM
Idaho Statesman As mineral drilling escalates, Idahoans must be protected Idaho Statesman While some private mineral owners willingly signed leases , hoping the risks would be worth the potential rewards, others have been ordered by the state to allow extraction of their gas and oil against their will through the integration, or forced ...
Lawsuit: Idaho oil and gas rules violate landowner rights - The Spokesman-Review (blog)7/6/2017 2:55:33 PM
KTVB Lawsuit: Idaho oil and gas rules violate landowner rights The Spokesman-Review (blog) Following the hearing, Schultz recommended approval of Alta Mesa's application, and that's what the Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission did. Sharla Arledge, spokeswoman for the Idaho Department of Lands, said the agency doesn't comment on pending ... Lawsuit: Idaho Oil and Gas Rules Violate Landowner Rights | Idaho ... U.S. News & World Report all 5 news articles »
Fruitland landowners sue Idaho land, oil and gas officials - Ontario Argus Observer6/23/2017 10:31:13 PM
Ontario Argus Observer Fruitland landowners sue Idaho land, oil and gas officials Ontario Argus Observer The suit claims those officials violated the Constitutional rights of the plaintiffs' — and hundreds of other Idaho residents — by forcing them to sell their mineral rights against their will to oil and gas companies. This was done through a process ...
Surface Use Agreements News ItemsIdaho aquifer recharge headed for another big year - Capital Press2/22/2018 12:42:56 PM
Capital Press Idaho aquifer recharge headed for another big year Capital Press The Water Resource Board is working to help restore the aquifer to sustainable levels, with a goal of recharging an average of 250,000 acre-feet a year. Together with a commitment from the Idaho Ground Water Appropriators to reduce water use by 240,000 ...
Meter deadline approaches for Idaho groundwater pumpers - Capital Press2/21/2018 12:28:07 PM
Capital Press Meter deadline approaches for Idaho groundwater pumpers Capital Press The goal of the meter requirement is to provide the most accurate information on groundwater consumption and to help track groundwater use reductions required in the 2015 agreement between the Surface Water Coalition and the Idaho Ground Water ...
Irrigators running out of time to install meters - LocalNews8.com2/20/2018 2:34:25 PM
Irrigators running out of time to install meters LocalNews8.com Idaho Department of Water Resources (IDWR) Director Gary Spackman issued the order requiring installation of department-approved flow meters for all qualifying ground water users in the Eastern Snake Plain Aquifer region by the start of the irrigation ...
Idaho's aquifer recharge program surpasses goal - Twin Falls Times-News2/19/2018 4:15:00 AM
Twin Falls Times-News Idaho's aquifer recharge program surpasses goal Twin Falls Times-News The recharge flows — combined with a commitment from the Idaho Ground Water Appropriators under an historic settlement agreement to reduce their water use from the ESPA by 240,000 acre-feet — are expected to bring the aquifer into balance and restore ...
Lawyer: 13-year-old oil leak remains 'long-term problem' - Idaho Statesman2/16/2018 3:54:00 PM
Lawyer: 13-year-old oil leak remains 'long-term problem' Idaho Statesman A company lawyer insisted there is no evidence any wells are still leaking. Experts have determined that drilling underwater to plug those wells could do more ecological harm than good, another company lawyer told U.S. Court of Federal Claims Judge ... and more »
Even when not at fault, Amtrak can bear cost of accidents - Idaho Statesman2/11/2018 6:18:02 AM
Idaho Statesman Even when not at fault, Amtrak can bear cost of accidents Idaho Statesman Federal investigators are still looking at how CSX railway crews routed an Amtrak train into a parked freight train in Cayce, South Carolina, last weekend. But even if CSX should bear sole responsibility for the accident, Amtrak will likely end up ... Amtrak bears the cost of accidents even if not at fault WPXI Pittsburgh all 103 news articles »
Officials: Plenty of water to go around - Post Register2/8/2018 7:10:46 PM
Post Register Officials: Plenty of water to go around Post Register Farmers and other eastern Idaho irrigators should have an adequate water supply this season thanks to above-average snowpack near the Snake River headwaters and strong storage carryover from the prior year, experts say. Furthermore, water officials say ... and more »
In Idaho, House Committee Seeks to Limit Teaching of Climate Change - Nonprofit Quarterly2/8/2018 10:47:52 AM
Nonprofit Quarterly In Idaho , House Committee Seeks to Limit Teaching of Climate Change Nonprofit Quarterly Raging fires are consuming California, South Africa is nearly out of water, Indonesia is increasingly under water, and Antarctica and the North Pole are melting, but in Idaho , what's there to worry about? Surely not preparing the state's children to ... and more »
Pence pouring cold water on warming ties between 2 Koreas - Idaho Statesman2/6/2018 11:37:34 PM
Idaho Statesman Pence pouring cold water on warming ties between 2 Koreas Idaho Statesman Unilaterally, the U.S. has also targeted North Korean shipping companies and Chinese trading networks. A potential escalation of sanctions could be the U.S. blacklisting Chinese banks accused of providing North Korea access to the international ... and more »
Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz settles road dispute with neighbors - Idaho Statesman2/6/2018 7:03:41 AM
Idaho Statesman Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz settles road dispute with neighbors Idaho Statesman ... to remove or trim landscaping and whether the couple should pay damages for any alleged easement violations, including football-related meetings in which many cars would park on the road. Ferentz had been advised by his predecessor, the legendary ... and more »
Voluntary Conservation Practices News ItemsNRCS Idaho issues call for special projects - The Preston Citizen2/3/2018 3:15:00 PM
NRCS Idaho issues call for special projects The Preston Citizen Natural Resources Conservation Service Acting State Conservationist for Idaho , Jerry Raynor, has announced a call for pre-proposals for Special Projects. The deadline to submit pre-proposals is Feb. 16. These are considered to be projects in Idaho ...
NRCS issues call for special projects - Citizentribune1/27/2018 1:12:23 PM
NRCS issues call for special projects Citizentribune Natural Resources Conservation Service Acting State Conservationist for Idaho Jerry Raynor, has announced a call for pre-proposals for Special Projects. These are considered to be projects in Idaho where NRCS is able to make a bigger impact on a larger ...
Feb. 16 deadline to submit pre-proposals for resource, conservation projects - Idaho County Free Press1/22/2018 9:03:45 AM
Idaho County Free Press Feb. 16 deadline to submit pre-proposals for resource, conservation projects Idaho County Free Press Natural Resources Conservation Service Acting State Conservationist for Idaho , Jerry Raynor, has announced a call for pre-proposals for Special Projects. These are considered to be projects in Idaho where NRCS is able to make a bigger impact on a ... and more »