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Eminent Domain News ItemsBear Lake water regulation - The Herald Journal6/14/2018 2:09:14 PM
The Herald Journal Bear Lake water regulation The Herald Journal As our climate continues to change, the West has gone through some record droughts causing much concern about the availability of water and our water supply. Both Idaho and Utah have recently filed applications to appropriate as much as 400,000 ...
Judge rules for North Dakota landowner in pipeline dispute - Idaho Statesman6/7/2018 10:44:29 AM
Judge rules for North Dakota landowner in pipeline dispute Idaho Statesman A judge has dismissed Montana-Dakota Utilities' eminent domain lawsuit over a proposed half-mile natural gas pipeline in northern North Dakota, a decision hailed by landowner attorneys as a rare victory. North Central District Judge Gary Lee ruled May ... and more »
Wisconsin village declares Foxconn area properties blighted - Idaho Statesman6/5/2018 12:36:58 PM
Wisconsin village declares Foxconn area properties blighted Idaho Statesman Most homeowners in the area have agreed to sell their property or will be subject to eminent domain . But a dozen property owners filed a federal lawsuit in January, arguing that the village's use of eminent domain is unconstitutional because it's for ... and more »
Op-ed: Utah doesn't have much farmland — don't give the rest away - Deseret News6/2/2018 11:06:18 AM
Deseret News Op-ed: Utah doesn't have much farmland — don't give the rest away Deseret News They have both threatened and used eminent domain against farmers, many of whom do not want their farms parceled by asphalt and traffic. Utah has precious little farmland. Idaho , with half of our population, has five times our viable acreage; there are ... and more »
Idaho, Utah and Rocky Mountain Power gearing up for battle over more water in Bear Lake - Idaho Statesman6/1/2018 2:14:36 PM
Idaho Statesman Idaho , Utah and Rocky Mountain Power gearing up for battle over more water in Bear Lake Idaho Statesman Some farmers are worried that Rocky Mountain Power's plans to store more water in Southeast Idaho's Bear Lake could subject their farmlands along the Bear River to flooding — or even lead the electrical utility company to use eminent domain to acquire ... and more »
Farmers worry their livelihoods might be swept away as Utah, Idaho and Rocky Mountain Power eye new Bear Lake ... - Salt Lake Tribune6/1/2018 11:46:53 AM
Salt Lake Tribune Farmers worry their livelihoods might be swept away as Utah, Idaho and Rocky Mountain Power eye new Bear Lake ... Salt Lake Tribune The Wheelers and others in southeastern Idaho's Gentile Valley find themselves in the crosshairs of new plans for managing the Bear River, as Rocky Mountain Power, Utah's largest provider of electricity, seeks increased flexibility to operate its dams ...
Idaho Considers What Could Be the Worst Obamacare Plan Yet - National Review2/21/2018 7:13:57 AM
National Review Idaho Considers What Could Be the Worst Obamacare Plan Yet National Review First, the truly needy already qualify for Medicaid in Idaho . Supporters of Idaho's Obamacare plan want the public to believe that this plan is essential to the survival of Idaho's neediest residents. But the truly needy already qualify for Medicaid in ...
Mineral Rights And Leases News ItemsDallas businessman dubbed 'Frack Master' charged with fraud - Idaho Statesman6/21/2018 6:33:00 PM
Dallas businessman dubbed 'Frack Master' charged with fraud Idaho Statesman An affidavit accuses Faulkner of an investment scheme involving the sale of fractionalized working interests in oil-and-gas prospects. Such interests involve owning a share of mineral rights and participation in a share of the royalty or lease from a site. and more »
Lawsuit challenges federal leases for planned Minnesota mine - Idaho Statesman6/21/2018 10:28:04 AM
Idaho Statesman Lawsuit challenges federal leases for planned Minnesota mine Idaho Statesman Nine Minnesota businesses that rely on the Boundary Waters Canoe Area have sued the Interior Department, challenging its decision to reinstate the federal mineral rights leases for the planned Twin Metals copper-nickel mine near Ely. The lawsuit filed ... and more »
First Cobalt Extends Mineralization at Iron Creek and Initiates Metallurgical Study - Markets Insider6/19/2018 7:10:46 AM
First Cobalt Extends Mineralization at Iron Creek and Initiates Metallurgical Study Markets Insider TORONTO, June 19, 2018 /CNW/ - First Cobalt Corp. (TSX-V: FCC; ASX: FCC; OTCQX: FTSSF) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that drill results from the Iron Creek Project in Idaho , USA continue to extend cobalt mineralization in the Waite Zone by ...
First Cobalt Announces $9 Million Program for Iron Creek Project - Uptick Newswire (press release)6/11/2018 12:25:00 PM
First Cobalt Announces $9 Million Program for Iron Creek Project Uptick Newswire (press release) TORONTO, June 11, 2018 /CNW/ – First Cobalt Corp. (TSX-V: FCC) (ASX: FCC) (OTCQX: FTSSF) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce a $9 million work program for the Iron Creek Project in Idaho , USA, which it acquired on June 4, 2018. The Company ...
Snyder approves nearly $50M for public recreation projects - Idaho Statesman6/4/2018 3:32:00 PM
Snyder approves nearly $50M for public recreation projects Idaho Statesman Gov. Rick Snyder has approved nearly $50 million in spending to boost public recreation statewide. The $49.9 million for the Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund enacted Monday will go to 34 land acquisition projects and 97 development projects .
Mineral rights lawsuit will move forward - Ontario Argus Observer5/29/2018 12:22:00 PM
Ontario Argus Observer Mineral rights lawsuit will move forward Ontario Argus Observer PAYETTE COUNTY — Last week, Citizens Allied for Integrity and Accountability asked a federal judge to find that the State of Idaho and its Department of Lands violated the U.S. Constitution by granting a private corporation the right to take natural ...
Twin Metals wants to build ore processor closer to BWCA - Idaho Statesman5/25/2018 9:44:38 AM
Idaho Statesman Twin Metals wants to build ore processor closer to BWCA Idaho Statesman The project got a new lease on life late last year when the Trump administration reversed an Obama administration decision against renewing the federal mineral rights leases for the mine. The Obama administration had cited the risk of acid mine drainage. and more »
As production dips, Idahoans are taking oil & gas protections into their own hands - Idaho Statesman4/18/2018 8:40:26 PM
Idaho Statesman As production dips, Idahoans are taking oil & gas protections into their own hands Idaho Statesman Julie and Duke Fugate turned down repeated attempts by an oil company to lease the mineral rights to their 1-acre property here, where they moved from Oregon to retire. Then last September, Julie Fugate got a packet from the Idaho Department of Lands.
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 Boyle told the Independent-Enterprise that some Payette County landowners who had leased their mineral rights to Alta Mesa provided Boyle copies of their contracts and their royalty payment stubs during the runup to last year's legislative push. She ...
Surface Use Agreements News ItemsTennessee editorial roundup - Idaho Statesman6/20/2018 8:07:00 PM
Tennessee editorial roundup Idaho Statesman Idaho Statesman | IdahoStatesman.com .... Fourth, if you're going to use the Apostle Paul's words to justify a policy even Trump apologist Franklin Graham calls "disgraceful," you might want to read the entire chapter. Sessions referred to Romans 13:1 ... and more »
Form 424B3 Rise Gold Corp. - StreetInsider.com6/13/2018 11:48:00 AM
Form 424B3 Rise Gold Corp. StreetInsider.com “I-M Mine Property” means the Idaho -Maryland Mine Property comprising approximately 93 acres (38 hectares) surface land and approximately 2,800 acres (1,133 hectares) mineral rights located near Grass Valley of Nevada County in northern California, ...
Form N-CSR Delaware Investments For: Mar 31 - StreetInsider.com6/8/2018 9:52:28 AM
StreetInsider.com Form N-CSR Delaware Investments For: Mar 31 StreetInsider.com The Fund's weakest individual performers were, again, short-maturity issues: municipal lease holdings of the Idaho State Building Authority and advance refunded bonds of Louisiana Public Facilities Authority for the Ochsner Clinic Foundation ...
Idaho state house candidates face off at forum - LocalNews8.com4/24/2018 11:18:47 PM
LocalNews8.com Idaho state house candidates face off at forum LocalNews8.com “The problem is not a lack of water," Young said. "The problem is that we have a struggle between Idaho Power Company and farmers for who gets to use the water. And there have been some agreements made that have made that very difficult for the farmers ...
Idaho State University forensic anthropologists, law enforcement team up for forensic training - Idaho State University4/24/2018 7:33:39 PM
Idaho State University Idaho State University forensic anthropologists, law enforcement team up for forensic training Idaho State University “Our site is pretty proximate to the interstate, it is a scrub brush area to something that a perpetrator would do very quick, just get a body out and away or just dump it on the surface ,” Michael said. “So, what these participants are learning is ...
IDWR starts Lower Portneuf water rights enforcement - Capital Press8/9/2017 1:14:52 PM
Capital Press IDWR starts Lower Portneuf water rights enforcement Capital Press POCATELLO, Idaho — Before July 27, administering water rights for the Lower Portneuf River was an informal process, involving gentlemen's agreements and neighborly handshakes. But now, Idaho ... Smith, a retired phone company worker who irrigates a ...
Voluntary Conservation Practices News ItemsUSDA Resumes Continuous Conservation Reserve Program Enrollment - Idaho County Free Press6/3/2018 5:45:00 PM
Idaho County Free Press USDA Resumes Continuous Conservation Reserve Program Enrollment Idaho County Free Press #Signed into law by President Reagan in 1985, CRP is one of the largest private-lands conservation programs in the United States. Thanks to voluntary participation by farmers, ranchers and private landowners, CRP has improved water quality, reduced ...
NRCS funding for sage grouse projects available in Idaho - Capital Press4/23/2018 11:29:15 AM
Capital Press NRCS funding for sage grouse projects available in Idaho Capital Press “Putting sustainable conservation practices in place can improve sage grouse habitat or reduce threats to bird survival,” Jerry Raynor, acting NRCS state conservationist for Idaho , said in a release. “The Sage Grouse Initiative gives landowners funding ...
Water conservation plan unveiled - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide2/23/2018 6:05:15 AM
Water conservation plan unveiled Idaho Mountain Express and Guide The proposed guidelines for irrigation best practices are extensive, covering optimum sprinkler locations, pop-up heights and line pressures. They also establish optimum drip irrigation practice and call for the latest technology for measuring soil ...
High-tech culverts on Deer Creek open up seven miles of steelhead spawning habitat - Idaho County Free Press1/17/2018 9:06:06 AM
Idaho County Free Press High-tech culverts on Deer Creek open up seven miles of steelhead spawning habitat Idaho County Free Press Eileen Rowan, a water quality specialist for the Idaho Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD), contacted the Idaho (County) Soil and Water Conservation District to see if they might need some help with any conservation projects. Rowan learned that ...
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and ConocoPhillips Announce Nearly $1 Million in Grants from the SPIRIT of ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)11/30/2017 10:02:50 AM
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and ConocoPhillips Announce Nearly $1 Million in Grants from the SPIRIT of ... GlobeNewswire (press release) 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) today announced $994,000 in grants to help improve priority habitats and advance innovative water projects in Alaska, Colorado, Idaho , Louisiana ... and more »
Toxic algae sickens humans, kills pets. Farm runoff makes the problem worse - Idaho Statesman11/17/2017 10:36:27 AM
Idaho Statesman Toxic algae sickens humans, kills pets. Farm runoff makes the problem worse Idaho Statesman The U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service, part of the Department of Agriculture, says it has spent more than $29 billion on voluntary , incentive-based programs since 2009 to make some 500,000 operations more environmentally friendly. Jimmy ... Toxic algae: Once a nuisance, now a severe nationwide threat The Spokesman-Review Toxic algae flourishes despite vast sums spent to prevent it Salt Lake Tribune The losing fight against algae: Occasional nuisance now a widespread hazard Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel all 50 news articles »
Idaho Hopes to Bring Stargazers to First US Dark Sky Reserve - U.S. News & World Report9/15/2017 2:03:56 PM
U.S. News & World Report Idaho Hopes to Bring Stargazers to First US Dark Sky Reserve U.S. News & World Report Researchers say 80 percent of North Americans live in areas where light pollution blots out the night sky. Central Idaho contains one of the few places in the contiguous United States large enough and dark enough to attain reserve status, Barentine said. and more »