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K9 Officer Hurt During Marijuana Grow Raid Near Lassen National Forest

CHICO (CBS13) – A police dog was injured during a marijuana grow raid near the Lassen National Forest Thursday.

The U.S. Forest Service says K9 Jackie was hurt while bringing in suspects at the pot grow. 132 more words


Hanging Lake Trail: It's 'Possible To Love A Place To Death'

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4)– A popular hiking trail in Glenwood Canyon is getting a little too popular. The U.S. Forest Service says the number of people who have visited the… 306 more words


Land swap involving School Trust Lands would be victory for Minnesota school children

By Denise Dittrich, MSBA Associate Director of Government Relations

Since 2009, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has been working with the Permanent School Fund Advisory Committee (PSFAC) and the U.S. 380 more words

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Deal To Develop Parkland Near Indiana Dunes Riles Conservationists

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The parkland surrounding Indiana’s towering dunes was intended to keep industry away from a geological marvel molded over thousands of years at the southern tip of Lake Michigan. 927 more words


Boundary Waters Canoe Area Swap To Get Environmental Study

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service is planning an environmental review on a proposal to swap about 50 square miles of state-owned land in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area for national forest system land elsewhere. 237 more words


Summit Fire Burns 100 Acres in Big Bear, Is 30% Contained; More Than 400 Homes Threatened

Three hundred firefighters on Sunday evening were battling a 100-acre brush fire that erupted in Big Bear near Snow Summit Ski Resort and prompted mandatory evacuations in the area, authorities said. 608 more words

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Forest Service Breaks Up Illegal Marijuana Grow Site

DECKERS, Colo. (CBS4)– The U.S. Forest Service teamed up with several law enforcement agencies to break down an illegal marijuana grow site in the Pike National Forest. 100 more words