More from Matthew Brown
Work Starts on Disputed Pipeline
Work on the project has begun despite calls from tribal leaders and environmentalists to delay the $8 billion project amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Apr 7th, 2020
Border Towns Fear Virus Spread
Despite a clampdown on people’s movements in much of the country, groups of workers travel every day from camps in New Mexico to build President Donald Trump’s border wall.
Apr 3rd, 2020
Laws & Regulations
Expert: Rule Could Kill Billions of Birds
The proposed change relating to toxic pits could devastate threatened and endangered species.
Mar 31st, 2020
Montana, Navajo Reach Deal
The mine shut down briefly in October when the dispute over sovereignty first emerged.
Mar 13th, 2020
Firm Starts Prep for Keystone XL
But opponents await a judge's ruling on their request to block any work.
Mar 12th, 2020
Montana Coal Plant Closing Two Units
The plant employs about 300 people and is the main driver of the economy for the surrounding town of Colstrip, which has about 2,300 people.
Jan 6th, 2020