Lawmakers dole out funds as some question cloud seeding allocation, state’s priorities in hard times.
Measure would hand power to governor and require livestock board input. Sierra Club calls the bill “a pretty terrible idea.”
BLM warns some ranchers that grazing may be curtailed in the upcoming season.
Residents’ bitter opposition fails to convince land board to put off controversial commitment said to generate $21 million from state land over the project’s lifespan.
Researchers hunt for clues as western bumble bee populations plummet and face possible federal protection.