Patti MacDonald's defense attorney argued that his client was showing "a great deal of empathy" in her effort to save the duck from the falcon. The attorney added that considerable media coverage of the event has caused his client to be targed with threats and harassment.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Wallace Stegner once wrote of what he called one of the biggest fallacies imparted to the American West: development equals progress; progress is good; therefore development is always good.
VRT is saying the opening of Main Street Station, which will include changes to area bus services, is now scheduled for Monday, Oct. 24. The public will get its first glimpse of the new facility at an open house, scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 13.