The chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee says he has tested positive for coronavirus days after he sat close to another member of the panel, Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert, who also tested positive.

Ryan Heinsius / KNAU

A federal bill that would permanently ban new uranium mining near the Grand Canyon has been absorbed into an annual military funding package. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

Larry Simkins/Arizona Trail Association

The Arizona Trail Association says the Trump administration’s plan to expand its border wall would destroy one of the trail’s most important sites. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

American Rivers

Portions of the Gila River would be designated as “wild and scenic” under legislation proposed by New Mexico's two U.S. senators.

Military Applies To Expand Testing Range In Arizona

Apr 21, 2020
Democracy Now/

The federal Bureau of Land Management is working with the military to allow for the continuation of testing, training and national defense at the Barry Goldwater Range in southern Arizona.