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  • Obama to seek wilderness designation for Alaska refuge, highest protection for public lands

    President Barack Obama is proposing to designate the vast majority of Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a wilderness area, including its potentially oil-rich coastal plain, drawing an angry response from top state elected officials who see it as a land grab by the federal government.
  • St. Charles Park District seeks tax increase to build recreation center

    St. Charles Park District seeks tax increase to build recreation center
    St. Charles voters will be asked on the April 7 ballot whether the park district can borrow $28 million for projects including an 81,800-square-foot recreation center and two synthetic turf fields. Park district officials said if the referendum passes,...

    Eyeing 2016, Jeb Bush signals focus on middle class

    In his first public event since taking steps toward a presidential run, Jeb Bush on Friday called on political leaders to overhaul the country's immigration and education systems, increase job training programs and ease energy regulations to spur economic...

    A brighter future

    To hear President Barack Obama tell the story, as he did in Tuesday's State of the Union, his administration has America on the path to energy independence. "We believed we could reduce our dependence on foreign oil and protect our planet," he said,...

    Ex-Interior head slams Utah land-control push, says it threatens industry behind popular show

    Former Interior Secretary Bruce Babbitt on Thursday slammed Utah's push to seize control of federal lands as a radical measure that threatens the outdoor recreation industry, which brings a lucrative gear show to the state twice a year. Babbitt's...