A bill to transfer federal lands to Wyoming and another seeking a catalog of closed routes on public federal property died in the Wyoming House.
Most Westerners, including a majority of Wyomingites, want to maintain and protect federal land in their home states, according to Colorado College’s Conservation in the West poll.
In a rural Western town, we worked out a problem without threats, blood or tears.
The GOP is so excited about breathing new life into the failed “Sagebrush Rebellion” land grab of the Reagan era it may just stand a chance today.
The injury would be felt across the country, but most painful for the people who have chosen to live in the 12 western states that contain most of the nation’s public land.