March 2009


Hezbollah uses Mexican drug routes into U.S. - Washington Times

Big bill for small ponds: Ecology notifies property owners of unsafe dams - Pond owners get notices they have illegal dams - PDN

State drops warnings over 'militia' members - 'Had that report been reviewed by my office it would never have been released' - WND


Port Angeles on federal list for Mexican drug trafficking OPNET: Report reflects entire area - PDN

House passes bill to expand wilderness in 9 states - KOMO/AP

City balks at PUD water plan - Port Townsend Leader

Judge orders homeschoolers into public district classrooms - Decides children need more 'focus' despite testing above grade levels - WND


EPA review of mining permits signals policy shift - The Olympian

Clallam gun range debated again - PDN

Bellingham leaders: County should plan for reduced growth, restrict rural development - Bellingham Herald

Sequim pushing for Battelle annexation - PDN

VIN SUPRYNOWICZ: 'Just submit ... you can protest later' - LVRJ


Write-in would be youngest Conservation District Commissioner in Washington State history - editorial by Dick Pilling

What Obama's Cap-And-Trade Plan Will Cost You - US News & World Report

Let's have a constitutional showdown! - Henry Lamb, for WND


U.S. backs global alternative to dollar - EU crisis builds momentum for IMF to form alternative exchange - WND


House Passes Volunteerism Bill Critics Call Pricey, Forced Service - Fox News

ACORN to Play Role in 2010 Census - Fox News


Veterinarian caught in red tape over septic system - PDN

Lawsuit challenges polar bear ESA listing - News Release


House Lets GMA/Shoreline Management Act Bill Die  - GMA/Climate Bill Also Perishes to Cutoff Deadline - WSFB


Bucking the media trend on global warming 'crisis' - OneNewsNow


Court decision sparks debate on use of rural lands - Seattle Times

OMC won't take part in suicide law - KONP News Radio


This is not new: Ecology has been after our water for a very long time - Opinion by Lois Krafsky-Perry, Citizen Review Online

Letter to the Editor: Dream Up Rule - Citizen addresses article about water meeting; and local newspaper prints a "response" letter from Ecology at the same time - PDN

No Way Out of Perpetual Easement for ND Farmer - Man gets $10,000 fine for draining wetland- LNS


More military officers demand eligibility proof of Obama's authority to serve as president - World Net Daily

Radio icon Paul Harvey passes away - KONP

HR 45 would require licensing of gun ownership

Opinion: Defeat Firearms Bill HR 45 - from the Chattanoogan

Arizona Rancher Not Guilty of Civil Rights Violation Mixed verdict over migrants' run-in with rancher - LNS / AP


ND Wary of Non-Profit Land Use Groups - N.D. law complicates nonprofit land purchases - LNS

CBD Establishes Climate Law Center - Center for Biological Diversity Declares Legal War on Global Warming - LNS / ENS