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4 Occupation Leaders Could Also Face Charges in Nevada

OPB | Feb. 11, 2016 5:04 p.m.

Four key players in the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupation have been identified in a criminal complaint as co-conspirators in Cliven Bundy's 2014 armed standoff with the BLM in Nevada.

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Harney County Officials React To Occupation's End

OPB | Feb. 11, 2016 11:23 a.m.

The armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge ended Thursday morning after the final four occupiers surrendered, setting off a flurry of reactions around the country and in town.

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Occupiers Say They Will Surrender To FBI Thursday

OPB | Feb. 10, 2016 9:59 p.m.

After a night of tense negotiations, occupier Sean Anderson said the four will set their weapons aside and turn themselves in at 8 a.m. Thursday.

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Grant County Residents Speak Out Against Refuge Occupation

OPB | Feb. 10, 2016 1:08 p.m. | John Day, Oregon

Commissioners from Grant County, Oregon, heard from the public Wednesday about a resolution that calls for an end to the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.

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ACLU Defends 1st Amendment Rights Of Refuge Occupier Pete Santilli

OPB | Feb. 9, 2016 5 p.m. | Portland

The ACLU of Oregon has come to the defense of Pete Santilli, an Internet radio talk show host who participated in an occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.

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Supporters Memorialize LaVoy Finicum, Seek Unifying Message

OPB | Feb. 6, 2016 6:22 p.m. | Burns, Oregon

Many, including supporters of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupation, have invoked LaVoy Finicum's killing as a reason to continue a movement. But it's unclear what that movement has become.

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Police Add Warning To Refuge Roadblock

OPB | Feb. 6, 2016 8:20 a.m. | Burns, Oregon

Oregon State Police have added a large lighted sign to clearly warn of consequences for approaching the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.

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Ethical Questions Surround Ammon Bundy’s Legal Team, Strategy

OPB | Feb. 5, 2016 2:16 p.m.

Two Oregon attorneys came to the refuge at least once and inventoried which federal laws were being broken, while militant leaders ordered new recruits to engage in illegal activity.

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Northwest Volunteers Want To Help Restore Malheur Refuge

OPB/EarthFix | Feb. 4, 2016 4:57 p.m. | Burns, Oregon

People from around the Northwest are saying they want to help clean up and restore the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge after the occupation ends.

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Militant Duane Ehmer Released From Jail

OPB | Feb. 4, 2016 2:35 p.m. | Portland

Duane Ehmer, one of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupiers known for riding a horse named "Hellboy," was released from jail Thursday.