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Giuliani says Trump will likely start preparing for a sit-down with Robert Mueller. Also on the rundown: A new report says SNAP changes would require a massive expansion of bureaucracy; and in the West, there's a win for sage grouse.

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Archive: December 4, 2006

Helena, MT - The average Montana family is expected to spend at least $440 on holiday gifts this year, according to The Conference Board, and for shoppers stuck for gift ideas, some charities have a few suggestions. Matthew de Galan with the international humanitarian aid group Mercy Corps says they ...Read More

Boulder, CO - Conservation groups say they'll push for permanent protection after a federal judge last week voided nearly 100 oil and gas leases in Colorado's National Forest lands. The Bush administration had suspended the Clinton-era "Roadless Rule" to issue more than 300 new oil and gas leases in ...Read More

Sioux Falls, SD - South Dakota residents eligible for Medicare "Part D" prescription drug coverage are being reminded they have until the end of the month to enroll or to switch plans. AARP State President Patrick Gross says there's a particular sense of urgency, because premiums and coverages chang ...Read More

Glidden, IA - A proposal before the U.S. House of Representatives would put a $280 million limit on the popular Conservation Security Program (CSP) and force the USDA to either cancel the 2007 sign-up or drastically reduce plans already committed to by CSP participants. Steve Reinart is a farmer fro ...Read More

Des Moines, IA - After concerns were raised over the environmental hazards that would result from a coal-fired ethanol plant located in Des Moines, the company withdrew the idea from consideration. That leaves only a natural gas-fired plant on the table for the City Council to vote on tonight. Neila ...Read More

Wabasso, MN - A group of Midwestern farmers and farm advocates is back home this morning after a trip to Washington, D.C. to discuss farm policy. Southwest Minnesota farmer Paul Sobocinski is with the Campaign for Family Farms and the Environment; he says discussion centered on the new Farm Bill bei ...Read More

Las Vegas, NV - December is not only the month to shop until you drop, it's also the biggest fundraising month for charitable organizations. Carole Miller with the Salvation Army in Washoe County says their Red Kettles are the most visible way her organization raises money for the needy, but they're ...Read More

Albuquerque, NM - Both red and green may by the traditional Christmas colors, but the Sierra Club has tips to help specifically increase the "green" in holiday celebrations. Jennifer Hattam, of Sierra magazine, offers advice for saving energy and the environment this season. She says one of the simp ...Read More

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