TITLE

HEARD AROUND THE WEST

AUTHOR(S)
Marston, Betsy
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
High Country News;3/19/2012, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to high country in American West. Members of the Lion Club in western Colorado dressed up as suicide terrorist on their annual parade. A school bus in Montana remained upright despite the force from a 65 meters per hour (mph) gusts. Legislator Neil Beaver supports the beaver relocation in Washington.
ACCESSION #
73913618

 

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