Category Archives: Land Use News

RIGHTS vs. ENTITLEMENTS: A Case in Point — by Todd Macfarlane

Some interesting discussions have been occurring in recent Millard County Commission Meetings.  It has been very refreshing to see others in Millard County who care enough about issues that are…

The Romance and Reality of Federal Lands — by Trent England

  This is the second in a five-part series about federal lands by Trent England of the Oklahoma Council for Public Affairs – www.OCPAThink.org. Before Horace Greeley and Lewis and…

Wyoming Files Suit to Force BLM to Manage Wild Horses

Wyoming is the latest to join a growing list of outspoken voices who say wild horses are out of control, and the BLM is failing in its responsibility to manage…

State Economic Study Regarding Transfer of Public Lands is Now Available

This week, the State of Utah has released its economic study regarding the proposed transfer of public lands. This is just in from the American Lands Council: For years, opponents…

BLM Becoming Increasingly Hostile Under Obama Administration — by John Carpenter

The following letter to Nevada Congressman Mark Amodei was recently published in the Elko Daily Free Press, documenting increasing hostility and problems working with the BLM under the Obama Administration….

Elko County Commissioner Grant Gerber Dies from Injuries Sustained on Cowboy Express Grass March

The Pahvant Post has closely followed the Grass March Cowboy Express, and has posted at least four articles on that subject.  In the last article we reported that Commissioner Grant…

GRASS MARCH / COWBOY EXPRESS ARRIVES IN WASHINGTON, D.C.

  As reported in an article originally published in the Elko Daily Free Press, the Cowboy Express/Grass March has made its most important stop on its coast-to-coast journey via horseback….

FEDS ATTEMPTING TO USURP AUTHORITY OVER GROUNDWATER?

As reported in an article originally published on ksl.com, there is concern that the USFS (Forest Service) is attempting to usurp state authority regarding the regulation of groundwater. SALT LAKE…

WHY WE MOVED TO MILLARD COUNTY — The Sound of FREEDOM — by Todd Macfarlane

  This past week, we’ve been reminded of one of the biggest reasons we moved to Millard County — FREEDOM. Prior to our move to Kanosh  over 10 years ago,…

Cowboy Express Roars into Utah, and Moves on to Wyoming

  The Grass March Cowboy Express made a big splash in Salt Lake City on Thursday, October 2nd.     According to an article first published in the Deseret News,…