High court will review EPA global warming rules

The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to decide whether to block key aspects of the Obama administration's plan aimed at cutting power plant and factory emissions of gases... Read more »

Oct. 15, 2013

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Variable tolls would help clean the air

State officials have a plan they say will reduce harmful fine particulates along the Wasatch Front. But they are missing an opportunity to push congestion pricing,... Read more »

Oct. 5, 2013


Advocates: Clean air on trial in Kennecott permit challenge

Did Rio Tinto's Kennecott violate provisions of the Clean Air Act when it received state approval to expands its operations or it did it follow the letter of the law... Read more »

Sept. 24, 2013

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EPA to 'effectively shut down' without budget deal

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency says the agency will "effectively shut down" unless Congress approves stopgap funding by Oct. 1. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2013


Canyonlands announces human waste disposal guidelines

The National Park Service has announced new human waste disposal regulations for portions of Canyonlands National Park. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2013


Idaho man gets prison for mishandling asbestos

A judge imposed a six-month prison sentence Wednesday on a former construction supervisor convicted of mishandling pipes coated with asbestos during an upgrade of... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2013


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