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Washington Wildlife Officials Kill Half Of Profanity Peak Wolf Pack

Northwest News Network | Aug. 25, 2016 5:33 p.m.

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife said it has killed six wolves in the Profanity Peak Pack. Members of that pack are blamed for at least 12 cattle kills in the northeastern part of the state.

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Oregon Hunting And Fishing License Info May Have Been Hacked

Medford Mail Tribune | Aug. 25, 2016 5:30 p.m.

Oregon has suspended internet sales of hunting and fishing licenses indefinitely while it investigates an apparent security breach in the private vendor used to sell licenses online.

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Washington Fishing, Hunting License Sales Suspended After Cyber Breach

Northwest News Network | Aug. 24, 2016 5:31 p.m.

The sale of all hunting and fishing licenses in Washington state has been temporarily suspended because of a cybersecurity breach.

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BLM Postpones Wild Horse Roundup Due To Fire

OPB | Aug. 24, 2016 2:30 p.m.

The Cherry Road fire in eastern Oregon has burned through about 20 percent of the herd management area where the feral horses feed.

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Meet Oregon's New Invasive Species: The 'Asian Jumping Worm'

OPB | Aug. 22, 2016 2:04 p.m. | Portland

Don't be fooled by their enthusiastic behavior — the invasive "Asian jumping worm" poses a serious threat to Oregon's natural ecosystem.

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Washington State To Resume Wolf Killings After Additional Calf Attacks

AP | Aug. 22, 2016 11:29 a.m.

State officials will resume efforts to kill the remaining members of a wolf pack in northeastern Washington after finding two calf carcasses and an injured calf.

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Officials Halt Wolf-Killings In NE Washington

OPB/EarthFix | Aug. 18, 2016 5:48 p.m.

Washington wildlife officials have halted their efforts to kill wolves after shooting two members of a pack that had been preying on livestock in the state’s northeastern corner.

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Former Interim Beaverton Schools Leader Withdrew From PPS Job Hunt

OPB | Aug. 16, 2016 4:30 p.m. | Portland

Former Centennial Superintendent Bob McKean is poised to lead Portland Public Schools as interim superintendent. That follows the withdrawal of recent Beaverton interim leader Paula Radich.

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Lawsuit Aims To Lower Columbia And Snake River Temperatures For Salmon

OPB/EarthFix | Aug. 15, 2016 2:30 p.m.

High river temperatures in recent years has lead to the death of more than a quarter million salmon in the Columbia River. 

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Deschutes Basin Sees Surprising Sockeye Returns

OPB | Aug. 15, 2016 1:48 p.m.

Three hundred and fifty fish might not sound like much. But for the sockeye recovery program in the Deschutes Basin, this year’s returns are a big boost.