Evergreen College to Remain Closed Friday
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Evergreen State College says the college will remain closed Thursday evening and Friday after someone called in a threat. The college said on its website Thursday evening that Evergreen officials were notified that someone called the Thurston County Communications Center at 10:25 a...
Controlled Burns Planned for East Slope of Cascade Range
SEATTLE (AP) — Federal officials hoping to reduce the threat of wildfires plan controlled burns on 9,000 acres (3642 hectares) on the east slope of the Cascade Range in Washington state. The Seattle Times reports that the controlled burns this spring in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest are part of a plan to increase the pace of intentionally set fires to reduce fuel loads...
Eldest Bundy Son Wants Hearing to Challenge Detention Status
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The eldest son of jailed Nevada cattleman Cliven Bundy is again asking to be released from federal custody pending trial in an armed standoff against federal agents near the family ranch in April 2014. A judge in Las Vegas made no immediate ruling after Ryan Bundy argued Friday to reopen his detention hearing to question prosecutors, character witnesses and his family members unde