News

This is the latest news from around the nation on topics of interest to our members. News stories appear as they are released, with the most recent stories first.

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Legislation

Senate approves building Keystone pipeline - Washington Times — Washington TimesSenate approves building Keystone pipelineWashington TimesJohn Hoeven, the North Dakota Republican who sponsored t...

Officials crack down on wind farms that kill birds, bats - USA TODAY — Officials crack down on wind farms that kill birds, batsUSA TODAYCalifornia, Colorado and Wyoming are also home to large wind farm...

12 States Could Raise Gas Taxes This Year - Tax Justice Blog (blog) — 12 States Could Raise Gas Taxes This YearTax Justice Blog (blog)Now, even early in the legislative session, the governor is alread...

Today in Nebraska-February - Beaumont Enterprise — Today in Nebraska-FebruaryBeaumont Enterprise1887 — Grover Cleveland Alexander, a baseball Hall of Fame pitcher, was born on a f...

Congress Introduces Industrial Hemp Farming Act with Bi-partisan Support - Ladybud Magazine — Ladybud MagazineCongress Introduces Industrial Hemp Farming Act with Bi-partisan SupportLadybud Magazine“Historic progress has b...

Keywords for this feed: colorado farm legislation

Local Foods

Whole Foods, Half Off - Bloomberg — BloombergWhole Foods, Half OffBloombergJohn Mackey, the co-founder and co-chief executive officer of Whole Foods Market, is making...

Designing Ithacans: Graphic Design Professionals Reaching a Critical Mass - ithaca.com — ithaca.comDesigning Ithacans: Graphic Design Professionals Reaching a Critical Massithaca.comThe hippies from long ago have all gr...

USDA accepting applications for Conservation Stewardship Program - High Plains Journal — USDA accepting applications for Conservation Stewardship ProgramHigh Plains JournalThis stewardship of natural resources, encourag...

Survey looks at homeless people and their needs in the Colorado Springs area - Colorado Springs Gazette — Survey looks at homeless people and their needs in the Colorado Springs areaColorado Springs GazetteAnd the information gathered c...

Point-In-Time workers attempt to tally Colorado Springs homeless - Colorado Springs Gazette — Point-In-Time workers attempt to tally Colorado Springs homelessColorado Springs GazetteAnd the information gathered could offer l...

Keywords for this feed: colorado local food initiatives