Category: Regional News

Bullet hole on LaVoy Finicum’s truck traced to elite FBI team

Bullet hole on LaVoy Finicum’s truck traced to elite FBI team

Statement released by Deschutes County Sheriff co-berates reporting by Shasta Lantern 10 Facts That Point Out LaVoy Was Murdered   By Les Zaitz | The Oregonian/OregonLive   BEND – Something didn’t seem right about the bullet hole in the top of Robert “LaVoy” Finicum’s white Dodge pickup. Investigators from the...

Judge Gives California Man 24 Hours To Remove Online Posts About Fbi Informants In Refuge Case

Judge Gives California Man 24 Hours To Remove Online Posts About Fbi Informants In Refuge Case

by Doug Knowles Judge Gives California Man 24 Hours To Remove Online Posts About Fbi Informants In Refuge Case Posted on January 11, 2017 by Doug Knowles By Maxine Bernstein    The Oregonian/OregonLive   U.S. District Judge Anna J. Brown, in a written order issued Wednesday, gave Gary Hunt 24 hours to remove...

Obama’s Last Minute Land Grab

The Antiquities Act allows a politically unaccountable lame-duck president to arbitrarily make national policy as he leaves office By Institute for Energy Research On December 28, 2016, President Barack Obama designated over 1.5 million acres for two new national monuments—Bears Ears in Utah and Gold Butte in Nevada. The Bears...

Crabbers Strike

Ryan Burns of Lost Coast Outpost UPDATE, 12:45 p.m.: Ken Bates sent the following press release on behalf of the Humboldt Fishermen’s Marketing Association: Dungeness crab fishermen continue to tie up in support of the $3.00/per pound price for Dungeness crabs in California, Oregon and Washington State.  The $3.00 price had...

Plan Unveiled to Protect Vast Swath of Western US Sagebrush

Plan Unveiled to Protect Vast Swath of Western US Sagebrush

  Federal officials on Monday released an ambitious wildfire-fighting and restoration plan to protect a wide swath of sagebrush country in much of the West that supports cattle ranching and is home to an imperiled bird. The 139-page plan is a how-to guide that follows Interior Secretary Sally Jewell’s five-page...