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Minidoka community reflects at first in-person pilgrimage since the pandemic - National Public Radio /  Boise State Public Radio (July 11, 2023)

Pilgrimage to Idaho's Minidoka site keeps history aliveIdaho Matters, National Public Radio / Boise State Public Radio, , (July 6, 2023)

Japanese Americans object to proposed wind farm at WWII incarceration siteAll Things Considered, National Public Radio, (May 27, 2023)

‘Memorial to all who suffered’: survivors protest wind farm near Japanese American incarceration site - The Guardian, (May 7, 2023)

Biden’s renewable energy goals blow up against a painful WWII legacy - The Washington Post (May 3, 2023)

Don’t desecrate Minidoka, memorial to Japanese American incarceration - Seattle Times (April 6, 2023)

Counties sign resolution calling for halt to Lava Ridge, other wind projects in Magic Valley - The Longview News-Journal (April 7, 2023) 

The Proposed Lava Ridge Wind Farm at Minidoka Is Part of a Larger—and Ongoing—Pattern of Erasing Marginalized Histories - Densho Catalyst (March 27, 2023)

Call To Action: Help Protect Our Sacred Site - Pacific Citizen, page 2 (March 24-April 6, 2023) 

A Letter to My Community Urging Protection of Minidoka - Discover Nikkei (March 19, 2023)

'Sacred ground': Why Camp Minidoka's survivors say 'no' to this windfarm - National Public Radio / KUOW (March 6, 2023)

Members of Seattle's Japanese American community speak out against wind farm project - King 5 News (March 2, 2023)

Japanese Americans protest a wind project near the Minidoka site- Crosscut (March 13, 2023)

Protest against wind project at WWII site - KCTS 9 Crosscut Now, (March 23, 2023)

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Japanese Americans oppose wind farm which could “desecrate” historic site- Real Change (March 8, 2023)

Opposition continues over proposed site of wind farm near MinidokaNW Asian Weekly (March 8, 2023)

Japanese Americans speak out about proposed windfarm adjacent to Minidoka internment site- KNKX Public Radio (March 9, 2023)

Islanders speak out against Lava Ridge Wind Project - Mercer Island Reporter (March 4, 2023)

Lava Ridge project shows lack of concern for wildlife, important cultural sites in Southern Idaho - Idaho Capital Sun, (March 4, 2023)

'It would destroy that area': Group speaks out against Lava Ridge Wind Project - (March 1, 2023)

Proposed Idaho wind farm near former Minidoka prison camp sparks concern in Oregon - The Oregonian(February 28, 2023)


Lava Ridge draws multi-sided opposition - All Things Considered, National Public Radio and Boise Public Radio (February 24, 2023)

‘The Lost Years’: A Japanese American survivor of WWII incarceration camp tells her story - Idaho Statesman, (February 19, 2023)

Groups fight to stop wind farm project near Minidoka camp - Idaho Statesman (February 20, 2023)

Gov. Little, other Idaho officials raise concerns about Lava Ridge proposal - (February 6, 2023)


Idaho’s ‘wind rush’ meets opposition outside a WWII prison camp - Grist (May 23, 2022)

Magic Valley Wind Project alternatives presented Wednesday - (February 16, 2022)


Wind turbines proposed near a Japanese American incarceration camp prompt outrageHigh Country News (December 1, 2021)

Survivors of Minidoka and descendants organize against proposed wind project - International Examiner (November 3, 2021)

Letter: Opposing Lava Ridge Project on Veterans Day - (November 11, 2021)


Proposed Wind Farm Raises Concerns Over Its Proximity To Minidoka Incarceration Site - Boise State Public Radio (September 20, 2021)


Wind farm draws fire for interfering with WWII incarceration site - E&E News | Greenwire (September 21, 2021)


Support Minidoka Against Proposed Commercial Wind Farm - Rafu Shimpo -- Los Angeles Daily News (October 5, 2021)


Minidoka ‘Lava Ridge Wind Farm’ - The North American Post (September 25, 2021)


Protecting history: Minidoka internment camp survivors opposed to wind project - National Wind Watch (September 20, 2021)

Protecting history: Minidoka internment camp survivors opposed to wind project - (September 20, 2021)

Last Day to Comment on Proposed Lava Ridge Wind Farm Oct. 20 - KLIX News Radio (October 19, 2021)


Lava Ridge Wind Project: An important project with important issues - Idaho Conservation League (October 14, 2021)

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