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The latest from news outlets and blogs around the Northwest and beyond, chosen by Crosscut editors.

Last body found after Oso landslide

Searchers discovered what they think is the last missing body from the Oso landslide. 

DAILY ASTORIAN (ASTORIA)

EPA imposes strong salmon protections on Pebble Mine plan

Sen. Maria Cantwell calls the action a significant victory for the environment and Alaska native groups.

SEATTLEPI.COM

Town empties as wildfire burns homes

Residents evacuated Pateros, WA Wednesday as wildfires engulfed 35 homes.  

KOMO NEWS

Study: Climate change worriers use more electricity

A British government study found that "people who claim to worry about climate change use more electricity than those who do not."

TELEGRAPH (UK)

Search continues for missing Mt. Rainier hiker

The search continued for a 64-year old hiker from Tacoma who went missing on Mt.Rainier over the weekend. 

NEWS TRIBUNE (TACOMA)

Earthquake rocks Japan, tsunami warnings issued

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck offshore near Fukushima, Japan today. Tsunami advisories have been issued for the Pacific coast in the region of Tohoku, Iwate, Miyagi and Fukushima prefectures.

CNN

Euthanized cougar in Portland sparks debate

A decision by state officials to euthanize a cougar in Portland last week has garnered criticism from some wildlife experts. "We're killing more cougars in Oregon than during the bounty era," said Brooks Fahy, the executive director of Predator Defense 

KUOW-FM

Earthquake rocks Mexico, Guatemala, 5 reported dead

A 6.9 earthquake rocked southern Mexico and Central America on Monday, with at least five reported deaths.

USA TODAY

Poll: Support for B.C. pipeline is slipping

A clear plurality in British Columbia opposes the Northern Gateway project to bring tar sands oil to the Coast but the plan continues to win favor in Alberta.

VANCOUVER SUN

David Horsey: Fracking crowd is hiring scientists to wish away quakes

Earthquakes in Oklahoma: Will states' legislators buy the idea that this is simply nature at work?

LOS ANGELES TIMES
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