- Senator announces legislation in wake of mine-waste spill Updated: Sep-22-15 6:58 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The federal government would be required to identify the most dangerous abandoned mines in the West and make plans to clean them up under legislation introduced Tuesday in response to the spill of millions of gallons of toxic wastewater from a Colorado mine.
- Valles Caldera National Preserve gets new superintendent Updated: Sep-18-15 5:01 am
JEMEZ SPRINGS, New Mexico - The executive director of the trust that currently oversees Valles Caldera National Preserve will be taking over as the preserve's superintendent.
- Bills in Congress would make bison the national mammal Updated: Sep-15-15 2:25 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - U.S. Sen. John Hoeven wants to make bison the national mammal.