On Aug. 15, environmental groups asked the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) to deny air permits for three uranium mines near Grand Canyon and to continue monitoring an inactive mine... Read Original Story
BY MIRIAM WASSER
Whether you're concerned about the impact uranium mining has on the air quality of the Grand Canyon or think the issue has been blown way out of proportion, you have one week left to... Read Original Story
BY EMERY COWAN
For the National Park Service centennial this year, Flagstaff journalist and author Kevin Fedarko explored the Grand Canyon in a way that few have done before.
Fedarko and photographer... Read Original Story
Northeastern Utah, home to recalcitrant oil deposits ripe for fracking, is edging into the national energy debate as yet another frontline battle against fossil fuel extraction.
This time it is a... Read Original Story
BY JIM MIMIAGA
The Ute Mountain Ute Tribe has been awarded a $9 million federal grant to upgrade its water and wastewater infrastructure in Towaoc and White Mesa.
The grant, issued through rural... Read Original Story
BY JOY MARTIN
There’s something in the air, and it’s better than Mary Poppins. It’s a fresh breeze stirred by a group of young climate change activists setting up camp for the Uplift Climate... Read Original Story
BY JULIE TURKEWITZ
The Navajo Nation filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the Environmental Protection Agency and several corporations, saying that poisoned water that flowed from a punctured Colorado... Read Original Story