Fish & Wildlife | local | Land use | Environment | NewsOPB | April 6, 2017 12:54 p.m. | Portland
Fishing and conservation groups are threatening to sue the Oregon Department of Forestry, alleging it has failed to reform logging practices in the Tillamook and Clatsop state forests.
Economy | Land use | local | Agriculture | News | EnvironmentCapital Press | April 4, 2017 3:21 p.m. | Eagle Point, Oregon
With the federal government nearly doubling the monument's size, the ranching and timber industries in southern Oregon are bracing for the worst.
The trial of six men accused of participating in an armed standoff with federal agents in 2014 in Bunkerville, Nevada, starts Thursday — refocusing attention on land rights in the West.
Trial begins Monday in Las Vegas for six men — the first of a trio of proceedings for 17 defendants that will later include Nevada cattleman Cliven Bundy, four of his adult sons and seven other men.
Cliven, Ammon and Ryan Bundy will be in the last of the three trials along with co-defendants Peter Santilli and Ryan Payne.
Two sons of Nevada cattleman Cliven Bundy refused to attend a federal court hearing to schedule trials for 17 men accused of conspiring to take up arms against federal agents in April 2014.
Utah is pushing to gain control of millions of acres of federal lands — an issue raised in the Oregon standoff. But Western attorneys general say that effort has little chance of succeeding.
In the debut episode of "This Land Is Our Land," OPB takes a closer look at the men and women charged with taking over the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge earlier this year.
Twenty-six people were indicted over the 41-day occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Harney County, Oregon, in early 2016. Here, we track the legal status of those individuals.
local | Environment | NewsOPB | Aug. 30, 2016 12:41 p.m. | Prineville, Oregon
Crook County leaders voted 2-1 to reject the natural resource plan submitted by a local political action committee.
U.S. District Court Judge Anna Brown appears poised to terminate Ryan Bundy’s status as his own attorney in his upcoming trial, which starts next month.
The newly approved Republican platform expands the party’s support for turning over federal lands to the states — creating a new flashpoint in the presidential campaign.
Supporters of the armed occupation of an Oregon wildlife refuge protested in Portland on Saturday, March 5. Organizers tried to sell the so-called patriot movement on other activist groups.
Mike Arnold, one of Ammon Bundy's attorneys, called Clatsop County Distict Attorney Josh Marquis a "narcissist" and "unique publicity hound" after Marquis filed ethics complaints against Arnold with the Oregon State Bar.
Grant County leaders passed a resolution Wednesday in denouncing the armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge. They hope it sends a warning to out-of-county militants that they are not welcome.
Law enforcement officials in John Day say Sheriff Glenn Palmer's support of the militants occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge threatened public safety.
Federal Magistrate Judge Janice M. Stewart approved an order to send embattled rancher Cliven Bundy back to Nevada to face a 16-count indictment.
The measure that would allow law enforcement officers involved in fatal shootings to ask a court to shield their name for 90 days. The bill is designed to protect the officer who killed LaVoy Finicum.
The ACLU of Oregon has come to the defense of Pete Santilli, an Internet radio talk show host who participated in an occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.