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Truth and reconciliation

Rockies Today
Truth and reconciliation
By Mountain West News • Issue #244 • View online

Uncovering our Indigenous school history
Why Canada is marking the 1st National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
One step on a long journey, says Murray Sinclair
Finding David Lightning: The decades-long quest to locate an unmarked grave
As Utah begins to uncover its Indigenous school history, survivors use Orange Shirt Day to remember
Work aims to uncover history of boarding school burial site
Haven for misinformation
When public health becomes the public enemy
Why Idaho is fertile ground for vaccine misinformation, and what to do about it
COVID-19 doesn't strike political parties equally
Covid is killing rural Americans at twice the rate of urbanites
Swimming upstream
Dismal returns: 43 sockeye make the journey from the Pacific to central Idaho in 2021
The Beaverhead River is at a trickle, and biologist says what it means for trout
The Snake River is about to empty
A plague on all your trout
Plan finalized to test boosting Fort Peck Dam releases to encourage pallid sturgeon to spawn
The heat is on
‘Wildfire year’ meant record days at the highest preparedness level, Forest Service chief says
Forest chief takes heat on Western wildfire response
Report shows Wyoming, Idaho have ‘disproportionate risk’ from wildfire
Bipartisan Barrasso bill intended to store carbon, stop wildfires proves popular in Wyoming
Seismic shifts
Interior issuing fewer oil drilling permits with climate pivot
Biden admin revokes Trump-era fossil fuel royalty regs
BLM ordered to reconsider oil and gas leases across 55,000 acres of Colorado
Rise in New Mexico earthquakes likely triggered by oil industry
America’s green energy industry takes on the fossil-fuel lobby
Alberta energy 'war room' launches Times Square ad, expert questions campaign
What else we're reading today
U.S. to resume enforcement of unlawful bird deaths by industry
Colorado doubles down on protecting big game animals in new report
Tribes, enviros pan Wyoming wolf killing policy in ESA petitions
‘Nightmare’ elk hunt turns heads on the levee
Biden officials: Grazing lands could count for conservation goals
With Western waters out of whack, algae blooms produce a toxic stew
Hot, smoky summer stifles commodity crops
Polis administration pushing green agenda, but isn’t objecting to coal mine royalty cuts worth millions
The Great Dying: Shall Furnish Medicine Part 1
Jeff Ament’s next act: Making Montana a skateboarding oasis
Rockies Today is curated by Matthew Frank, fellow in regional journalism at the O’Connor Center for the Rocky Mountain West at the University of Montana.
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