Austin Jenkins http://ijpr.org en ACLU Takes On Case Of Idaho Teen In Solitary Confinement http://ijpr.org/post/aclu-takes-case-idaho-teen-solitary-confinement <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/07/072314AJ_CruelAndUnusual-WRAPVersion.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>The <a href="https://acluidaho.org/aclu-of-idaho-asks-court-to-end-solitary-confinement-of-fifteen-year-old-child/">ACLU of Idaho</a> has joined the fight to move an accused teenage killer out of solitary confinement and back into juvenile detention.<p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:04:49 +0000 Austin Jenkins 16409 at http://ijpr.org ACLU Takes On Case Of Idaho Teen In Solitary Confinement Despite Confidentiality Concerns, BNSF Will Report Oil Shipments To States http://ijpr.org/post/despite-confidentiality-concerns-bnsf-will-report-oil-shipments-states <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/06/060614AJ_OilTrains_web_3.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>BNSF Railway said Friday it will comply with Saturday's federal deadline to provide states with information about the frequency and routes of oil trains from North Dakota and Montana.<p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:38:50 +0000 Austin Jenkins 13819 at http://ijpr.org Despite Confidentiality Concerns, BNSF Will Report Oil Shipments To States As Washington Prisons Crowd, Could Some 'Lifers' Get A Second Look? http://ijpr.org/post/washington-prisons-crowd-could-some-lifers-get-second-look <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/06/060614AJ_Clemency_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>Stevan Dozier's crimes were violent purse snatchings. The final time, he hit his 69-year old victim in the face, knocked her to the ground and stole her wallet. As a result, Dozier was one of the first to be sentenced under the voter-approved "three strikes" law back in 1994.<p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 22:57:27 +0000 Austin Jenkins 13722 at http://ijpr.org As Washington Prisons Crowd, Could Some 'Lifers' Get A Second Look? Climbers Mourn Mount Rainier Tragedy, But Climb On http://ijpr.org/post/climbers-mourn-mount-rainier-tragedy-climb <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/06/060114AJ_ClimbingTragedy.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>Mount Rainier is one of the most popular climbing destinations in the nation, but this weekend, it became the scene of a terrible tragedy -- the second worst climbing tragedy in the mountain's history. Six climbers apparently fell to their deaths.<p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:39:19 +0000 Austin Jenkins 13464 at http://ijpr.org Climbers Mourn Mount Rainier Tragedy, But Climb On Pot Grower Says Black Market Can Survive Legalization http://ijpr.org/post/pot-grower-says-black-market-can-survive-legalization <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/05/051314AJ_PotDealer_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>Scott Johnson is one of those natural born salesmen. Wed, 28 May 2014 13:41:00 +0000 Austin Jenkins 13118 at http://ijpr.org Pot Grower Says Black Market Can Survive Legalization Despite Party Differences, Millennial State Lawmakers Find Common Ground http://ijpr.org/post/despite-party-differences-millennial-state-lawmakers-find-common-ground <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/05/043014AJ_MillennialPoliticians-Part2_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>The Washington legislature is trending a bit younger these day. Nine of the 147 members are under 34 years old.<p> Wed, 07 May 2014 04:38:51 +0000 Austin Jenkins 11977 at http://ijpr.org Despite Party Differences, Millennial State Lawmakers Find Common Ground Washington Governor Signs Executive Order To Reduce Carbon Emissions http://ijpr.org/post/washington-governor-signs-executive-order-reduce-carbon-emissions <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/04/042914AJ_InsleeClimateChange_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>Washington Governor Jay Inslee has <a href="http://www.governor.wa.gov/office/execorders/documents/14-04.pdf">signed an executive order</a> that calls for a new cap-and-market program to reduce the state’s greenhouse gas emissions.<p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:26:11 +0000 Austin Jenkins 11666 at http://ijpr.org Washington Governor Signs Executive Order To Reduce Carbon Emissions President Obama Tells Landslide Towns 'Whole Country is Thinking of You' http://ijpr.org/post/president-obama-tells-landslide-towns-whole-country-thinking-you <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/04/042214AJ_POTUSInOso_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">President Obama told an audience of first responders at the </span>Oso<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> fire house in Snohomish County that he and First Lady Michelle Obama "grieve with you."</span><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:21:27 +0000 Austin Jenkins 11192 at http://ijpr.org President Obama Tells Landslide Towns 'Whole Country is Thinking of You' National Guard Searcher Describes 'Sifting' Through Crushed House http://ijpr.org/post/national-guard-searcher-describes-sifting-through-crushed-house <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/03/032614AJ_GuardUpdate_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>The Washington National Guard has now deployed two Black Hawk helicopters to the Oso landslide.&#160;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">On the ground, specially-trained search teams looked for victims in the mud and debris.</span><p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:47:35 +0000 Austin Jenkins 9790 at http://ijpr.org National Guard Searcher Describes 'Sifting' Through Crushed House First Trooper On Scene Of Landslide Describes Baby Rescue http://ijpr.org/post/first-trooper-scene-landslide-describes-baby-rescue <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/03/032614AJ_MudslideTrooper_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>One of the first pictures from the Oso landslide was of a muddied state trooper emerging from the disaster zone just after helping to rescue a critically injured baby.<p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:46:21 +0000 Austin Jenkins 9783 at http://ijpr.org First Trooper On Scene Of Landslide Describes Baby Rescue