- Storage company sentenced in illegal human waste disposal Updated: May-19-15 6:14 am
SAN DIEGO - A storage company and its owner have been sentenced to time served and ordered to pay nearly $60,000 for illegally disposing of thousands of gallons of untreated human waste in the desert east of San Diego.
- Plan to bury uranium in Utah scrutinized as decision nears Updated: May-11-15 5:01 pm
CLIVE, Utah - In a barren landscape of scrub just off a major Utah highway, a 10-foot-deep pit the size of about 75 football fields could soon house a kind of nuclear waste that grows more radioactive for 2 million years.
- North Dakota deer hunting licenses lowest since 1978 Updated: May-07-15 9:19 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The number of deer hunting licenses being issued in North Dakota for the fall hunt is the lowest in nearly four decades.
- Mule deer does in badlands off limits for 4th straight year Updated: May-04-15 12:28 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota hunters will not be able to go after mule deer does in the western badlands for a fourth straight year, as officials continue work to boost numbers of the animals that have been impacted by severe winters and the region's energy boom.
- Wyoming dinosaur track site a chance discovery Updated: May-02-15 4:44 pm
SHELL, Wyoming - Every time Cliff Manuel talks about the amazing dinosaur fossils that have been unearthed near his Shell, Wyoming, home, his wife, Row, makes him recount the discovery of the Red Gulch Dinosaur Track Site in 1997.
- Remote Utah outpost serves as stand-in for surface of Mars Updated: May-01-15 1:53 am
HANKSVILLE, Utah - Four people wearing space helmets and square backpacks emerge from a circular structure resembling a water tank and step onto a reddish, barren landscape.
- Ranchers opposing public-private land swap in Conata Basin Updated: Apr-26-15 11:14 am
IMLAY, South Dakota - Ranchers in southwestern South Dakota are voicing concern over an ownership change of badlands and grasslands in a proposed swap.