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Iditarod musher claims race official threatened him

ANCHORAGE, Alaska /March 07, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The head of the Iditarod‘s drug testing program, who is challenging his termination from a university job over allegations of bullying and sexual harassment, has been accused of threatening a musher just before the start of this year’s race — another black mark for the beleaguered world-famous sled dog … Continue reading Iditarod musher claims race official threatened him

Oregon increases protections for ‘enigma of the Pacific’

PORTLAND, Ore. /February 9, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Oregon environmental officials on Friday increased protections for the marbled murrelet, a rare diving seabird known as the “enigma of the Pacific” because it lives and hunts in the ocean but nests far inland in the high canopy of mossy, old-growth forests. The 4-2 vote by the Oregon … Continue reading Oregon increases protections for ‘enigma of the Pacific’