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PNS Daily Newscast - November 17, 2017 


The Keystone oil pipeline spills big time in South Dakota; a look at the GOP tax plan and it’s impact on the most vulnerable Americans; and renewed hope for Maine’s Katahdin Woods and Waters national monument.

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Public Lands/Wilderness

Helena, MT – Congress is taking on the task of updating the nation's 135-year-old law that sets rules for mining gold, silver, and other ...Read More
Boise, ID – Idaho's mining history could soon be rewritten. The U.S. House has passed the "Hardrock Mining and Reclamation Act," an update of ...Read More
Washington, DC – The laws that govern so-called "hardrock" mining in the West -- for substances such as gold, silver, and uranium -- haven't ...Read More
Cheyenne, WY – Gold and uranium may soon no longer be "free for the taking" on public land in Wyoming. Yesterday, the U.S. House passed the ...Read More
Stevens Point, WI – Wisconsin kids may get to spend a little more time in a new classroom -- the great outdoors. A provision of the "No Child ...Read More
Maybe "Smokey the Bear" was wrong after all. Wildfire expert Dr. Reese Halter says in fact, preventing forest fires may eventually cause more intense ...Read More
Charleston, WV – West Virginia has a wild weekend in store to celebrate the major milestones of three different wilderness groups. The ...Read More
Rock Springs, WY – Wyoming's Adobe Town is so unusual that the state is considering making it official by bestowing a "Very Rare or Uncommon" ...Read More
Richmond, VA – The water in the Mattaponi River may be more precious than gold. The river is part of a list of more than 50 places that could ...Read More
Reno, NV – Nevadans in the Reno area will have their say this week on how far urban sprawl should be allowed to crawl. The public comment ...Read More
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