Two members of Oregon’s Hammond family to serve time in prison after burning 140 acres of BLM land

The story could set the stage for a western-style soap opera. “I call it ‘as the sagebrush burns,'” said Erin Maupin of the long and storied history involving the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), special interest groups and the cattle ranchers on the Steens Mountain … Continue reading Two members of Oregon’s Hammond family to serve time in prison after burning 140 acres of BLM land