avian flu

Ian C. Bates

Our Richland Correspondent Anna King has won two Gracie Awards, the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation announced Monday. Anna has won the Gracie for outstanding correspondent and the Gracie for crisis coverage in the award's public radio division.

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Washington state agriculture officials are preparing for the scenario that highly-contagious bird flu will be in the Northwest -- maybe for years.

Anna King / Northwest News Network

Washington state agriculture officials have just finished up the grim task of euthanizing nearly 5,000 birds in Okanogan County.

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Another new case of bird flu has popped up in northern Washington state. This one is a hobby and 4-H program flock in Oroville, Washington, not far from the Canadian border.

Anna King / Northwest News Network

Washington state has set a six-mile quarantine circle around a new major bird flu site in near Riverside in north-central Washington.

Anna King / Northwest News Network

Government agriculture officials will kill up to 5,000 ducks, geese, chickens, pheasants and turkeys due to a bird flu outbreak at a hunting operation Washington's Okanogan county.

USDA

The state of Washington announced a new confirmed case of avian flu in a wild duck in Whatcom County Friday.

Anna King / Northwest News Network

Three new hot spots of bird flu have been found in wild ducks and domestic birds in Idaho.

Another case of avian flu has been confirmed in birds in Washington state -- this time in a backyard flock in Port Angeles.

Anna King / Northwest News Network

After discoveries of avian flu in Washington state and Oregon, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and state officials are testing flocks near the latest outbreaks in southeast Washington.

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