Letters from the West

June 2, 2016 12:05 AM

Jewell’s all hands, all lands vision draws strength from Interior employees

Interior secretary pushes back against anti-Washington rhetoric

Fear made some employees leave Malheur Refuge after Oregon standoff

Owyhee commissioner says Interior has heard the message

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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."

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