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Ranchers, landowners worry about copper mine's plan

Nov 30, 2020

LISBON VALLEY, Utah (AP) — When Mike Wilcox was a young man in the mid-1970s, he took a job at the Keystone-Wallace copper mine and mill near his home in Lisbon Valley, Utah. Some days, Wilcox went...

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Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid virus

Nov 30, 2020

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Ani Sirois, a respiratory nurse, has spent months caring for coronavirus patients at a Portland, Oregon, hospital, and she's only getting busier as infections — and...

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Farmers enjoy perfect harvest conditions after 2 ugly years

Nov 30, 2020

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — This was the fall that area farmers had long waited for. A near perfect growing season and a mostly dry September and October allowed for a quick harvest and strong yields...

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Invading saltwater harming coastal areas

Nov 24, 2020

The landward movement of seawater threatens drinking water supplies, coastal farming and coastal ecosystems. Rising seas, more frequent storms, higher tides, drought and the pressure of pumping for...

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Lobster business looks for stability as Trump era ends

Nov 24, 2020

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — President Donald Trump positioned himself as a friend of New England's lobstermen, but members of the industry said they are looking forward to something that has been lacking...

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Wyoming holds out on legalizing marijuana

Nov 24, 2020

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — In the eight years since Colorado legalized marijuana, it's been an open question whether Wyoming would someday follow the lead of its southerly neighbor. So far, that hasn't...

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Alabama looks to ecotourism for economic growth

Nov 24, 2020

NEWBERN, Ala. (AP) — You can hear the excitement in Christopher Joe's voice as he begins to tell you about the birds. There are egrets, wood storks and great blue herons around the pond on the...

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MN Tribe crowdfunds solar array

Nov 24, 2020

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Red Lake Nation is betting big on solar energy. The Chippewa Indian reservation in northern Minnesota will soon be home to one of the region's largest solar arrays, a 240-...

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Trump pushes new environmental rollbacks on way out the door

Nov 20, 2020

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Down to its final weeks, the Trump administration is working to push through dozens of environmental rollbacks that could weaken century-old protections for migratory birds,...

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