Public Lands Initiative in the Works — Contrasting Recent Experiences

SALT LAKE CITY — Public lands in eastern Utah are at a crossroads. Ahead lies a field of options that range from oil and gas development to wilderness designation, the…

In the Aftermath of 9/11 — Op/Ed — by John Whitehead

GIVE ME LIBERTY OR GIVE ME DEATH — by John Whitehead “Since mankind’s dawn, a handful of oppressors have accepted the responsibility over our lives that we should have accepted…

Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Trials

MIDWAY — The art of training a dog to round up sheep has been in practice for hundreds of years and the top dogs and handlers in the world will…

Utah and Other States Mull Legal Action Against the Blundering EPA & Federal Government

  SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert issued a state of emergency Wednesday, while state officials contemplate legal action over the Colorado mine spill that sent contaminated river water…

The Illusion of Freedom in America — Op/Ed — by John Whitehead

  Don’t be fooled by the political game.  Freedom has become an illusion in America. Being a citizen in the American corporate state is much like playing against a stacked…

We’re from the Federal Government, and We’re Here to Help

  DURANGO, Colorado (CNN) — The city of Durango and La Plata County, Colorado, have declared a state of emergency after a federal cleanup crew accidentally released mine waste into…

Secret Meeting to Plot New National Monument?

  THE BEARS EARS, San Juan County — Several top federal officials from Washington quietly attended a so-called “Gathering of the Tribes” put on last weekend by environmental groups and…

Phil Lyman Seeks to Disqualify Federal Judge Robert Shelby for Bias and Conflict of Interests

SALT LAKE CITY — The legal team for San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman claims a federal judge has a conflict of interest adjudicating the Recapture Canyon ATV ride case…

Initiative to Split California into Six States Will be on the Ballot in 2016

With growing dissatisfaction with California politics and over-regulation, there has been a movement to split-off the far northern portion of California from the rest of the state for several years. …

The Story of Independence Day

During the American Revolution, the legal separation of the Thirteen Colonies from Great Britain occurred on July 2, 1776, when the Second Continental Congress voted to approve a resolution of…