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Editorial: Moapa Band deserves protection from power plant
Editorial: Moapa Band deserves protection from power plant (May 9, 2012)

"The stated mission of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is “to protect human health and the environment.” Unfortunately, it’s failing miserably as its mission relates to the tiny Moapa...


Moapa Band gets EPA hearing on power plant by reservation
Moapa Band gets EPA hearing on power plant by reservation (May 3, 2012)

The Moapa Band of Paiute Indians in Nevada continues to battle a coal-fired power plant next to the reservation. Tribal members staged a 50-mile walk last month to raise awareness...


Ute Tribe threatens lawsuit for pollution from power plant
Ute Tribe threatens lawsuit for pollution from power plant (April 26, 2012)

The Ute Tribe of Utah is threatening a lawsuit over pollution from a coal-fired power plant on the reservation. Chairwoman Irene Cuch said the Bonanza Power Plant threatens the "health,...


Moapa Band starts 50-mile walk to protest power plant
Moapa Band starts 50-mile walk to protest power plant (April 20, 2012)

The Moapa Band of Paiute Indians is leading a 50-mile march to protest a power plant next to the reservation. The march starts on the reservation today and ends at...


William Anderson: Moapa Band deals with    power plant pollution
William Anderson: Moapa Band deals with power plant pollution (December 5, 2011)

"I think it’s fair to say that most of the Washington, D.C., politicians attacking clean-air safeguards don’t have the same view out their front windows as the families in my...


NPS blocks plastic bottle ban at Grand Canyon at last minute
NPS blocks plastic bottle ban at Grand Canyon at last minute (November 10, 2011)

A ban on the sale of disposable water bottles in Grand Canyon National Park was halted at the last minute due to concerns raised by Coca-Cola, The New York Times...