Tag Archives: Oregon

Enviros attack Hammond’s restored grazing permits

Environmentalists Target Oregon Ranchers Pardoned By Trump With Lawsuit Tim Pearce Daily Caller Three environmental groups sued the federal government on Monday to block the renewal of a 10-year grazing…

BLM Reversal: Hammond cattle needed to stem fire danger

Greg Henderson, as originally published by DROVERS BLM Now Hopes Hammond’s Cattle Can Reduce Fire Risk Steven Hammond (second from left) and Dwight Hammond (fourth from left), were pardoned by…

Hammond Family BLM Grazing Permits are Reinstated

  According to Drovers Journal, and other media outlets, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has restored grazing permits for the Hammond family from Oregon after losing the right to…

The Astarita Trial– FBI Conspiracies and Corresponding Theories — by Todd Macfarlane

First published in Range magazine It has now been almost three years since the infamous occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Harney County Ore., as part of a…

Travis Williams Fundraiser

Note:  We were a little behind the curve here, as a result of being late to learn about what happened to Travis Williams, and are therefore late passing along the…

Finally — President Trump Pardons the Hammonds

President Trump signed full pardons on Tuesday for Oregon cattle ranchers Dwight Hammond Jr. and son Steven Hammond, whose long-running dispute with the federal government ended with prison sentences for…

A Realistic Assessment of Utah’s Role in the Current “Public Lands” Debate REVISITED — by Todd Macfarlane

First published in January, 2017, we are revisiting the issue a year later, based on recent developments, as noted at the bottom. The past few years have been very eventful…

Southeast Oregon Range Rights Workshop Tour — Riding the Range — by Redtail Rose

  Somehow I lucked into being able to tag along with Dr. Angus McIntosh and Todd Macfarlane on their four stop Western Rangelands Property Rights  workshop tour through three counties…

Our So-called “Justice” System — the Hammond Case: a Case in Point — Guest Opinion/Editorial by the Capital Press

According to a recent Op/Ed piece in the esteemed Capital Press, the Hammond Family case involving the father and son ranchers in Central Oregon reveals unfairness and injustice on several…

Update in the Second Oregon Standoff Trial

  The Second Oregon Standoff Trial has now gone to the jury — at least the felony conspiracy and firearms charges.  Judge Anna Brown refused to allow the jury to…