Clinton County http://wamc.org en Clinton County Passes Fracking Waste Ban http://wamc.org/post/clinton-county-passes-fracking-waste-ban <p></p><p></p><p>The Clinton County Legislature has approved a law banning the sale, transport, storage and disposal of fracking and other waste. The League of Women Voters had pushed for its passage. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 95605 at http://wamc.org Clinton County Passes Fracking Waste Ban Native Trust Files Suit Over County Land Foreclosures http://wamc.org/post/native-trust-files-suit-over-county-land-foreclosures <p>A legal battle has erupted as a trust for a Native American tribe files suit over a northern New York county’s plan to sell foreclosed lands at auction.<br><br>The Turtle Island Trust filed a lawsuit in NYS Supreme Court on Wednesday over an on-line auction sale of foreclosed properties scheduled to occur on Friday.&nbsp; The trust was formed as part of an agreement between the state and the Ganienkeh Mohawks.&nbsp; Turtle Island Trust Chair Reverend Don Washburn says they are challenging the legality of Clinton County’s foreclosure actions against 11 parcels.<br>&nbsp; Thu, 29 Nov 2012 17:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52960 at http://wamc.org