Although same-sex marriage, government spending and the new healthcare law seem to get most of the public’s attention lately, those won’t be the only issues Western voters will be thinking about in the 2014 election.
Up to five new air tankers will soon be available for fighting fires thanks to a provision in the most recent version of the Farm Bill.
The idea of a state-owned firefighting air tanker fleet is still grounded as funding and support for the project remain lacking.
Are you an 'uphiller?' That’s the increasingly popular practice of strapping skins on your skis and climbing the mountain in the other direction than intended – uphill – and bypassing those ski lifts.
The U.S. Forest Service has released initial infrastructure damage estimates from the September floods. 232 roads, 70 trails, 4 bridges and 42 facilities were damaged—adding up to almost $17 million in repairs needed.