Two men mountain biking near North Bend were attacked by a mountain lion Saturday. The attack left one man dead, the other has been transported to a hospital. Fish and Wildlife personnel have killed the cougar.
U.S. authorities have arrested a Seattle woman and conducted raids in an investigation into what they say is an international criminal operation that grew marijuana in 17 Puget Sound homes using Chinese funds and then sold the crop in New York illegally.
The recent discovery of damaging zebra and quagga mussels in some Montana waters has Yellowstone National Park and Wyoming Game and Fish officials becoming more vigilant in their efforts to keep the invasive species out.