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PNS Daily Newscast - August 21, 2019 


The Trump administration weakens banking regulations; and events this weekend mark the 400th anniversary of slavery in the United States. (Broadcaster Note: Our 6-min. newscast now has an optional outcue at 3 minutes: “This is PNS.”)

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Public News Service - WY: Public Lands/Wilderness

Pinedale, WY – Many Wyomingites in the Upper Green River Valley are wary of the latest B.L.M. plan to ramp up gas drilling on the Pinedale Anticline, and they get their say today at a public hearing on the plan to add more than 4,000 wells. Linda Baker with the Upper Green River Valley Coaliti

Rawlins, WY – Ninety-eight percent for oil and gas, and two percent for recreation and wildlife. That's how conservation groups sum up the latest proposal from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) for how to use more than four million acres of public land in Wyoming, including the eastern

Cheyenne, WY – You've got to spend money to save money. When it comes to "the roads less traveled," that's what the U.S. Forest Service and Congress have decided, and environmental activists approve. Wyoming will receive a big chunk of of the expenditure, a $39 million appropriation Congress r

Rock Springs, WY – They didn't see it coming. Some Wyoming residents say they've been blindsided by the federal Bureau of Land Management, which has granted permission for natural gas drilling in a popular recreation and hunting area near Flaming Gorge on the Utah border. One of those upset i

Clark, WY – Congress has recently started scrutinizing oil and gas industry exemptions from federal laws designed to protect people from exposure to toxic substances, and a Wyomingite recently attended the Heartland Presidential Forum in Iowa, where she got a chance to ask presidential candida

Rock Springs, WY – Area residents and conservationists have long known the special treasure Adobe Town is to Wyoming, and now lawmakers have made it official. State officials have granted the "Very Rare and Uncommon" designation to the wild area used by Butch Cassidy and other outlaws in Wyomi

Cheyenne, WY – Gold and uranium may soon no longer be "free for the taking" on public land in Wyoming. Yesterday, the U.S. House passed the "Hardrock Mining and Reclamation Act," an update of the nation's 135-year-old General Mining Law. Jane Danowitz, director of the Pew Campaign for Responsi

Rock Springs, WY – Wyoming's Adobe Town is so unusual that the state is considering making it official by bestowing a "Very Rare or Uncommon" designation. This would help protect that portion of the Red Desert from too much development. Carmi McLean with the Biodiversity Conservation Allianc

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