Tom James, Associated Press | PostedJul 14th - 9:30am
The Warm Springs Hotshots are an elite firefighting crew based in north-central Oregon. The crew is also one of only seven Hotshot crews based on a Native American reservation and overseen by the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs. And it's one of only four administered directly by a Native American tribe.
Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands is suing the state of Idaho in federal court over new abortion reporting requirements that critics say are unconstitutional and intended to stigmatize women seeking medical care.
Cellular phone service in Yellowstone National Park will see improvements this summer despite criticism from some that increased connectivity takes away from the serenity of the country's first national park.
Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press | PostedJul 13th - 5:13pm
Republican U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers has raised more than $3.7 million for her re-election campaign, but Democratic challenger Lisa Brown continues to raise more money than any previous challenger to the 14-year incumbent.