Following the death of a baby orca whale in the San Juan Islands, and the heartbreaking coverage of its mother, carrying the baby's body through the water for well over a week, a native leader in our region makes an impassioned plea to remove the four Snake River dams, restoring the river and increa...
The orca whale that killed a trainer at SeaWorld in Orlando last year gave his first performance since the violent event unfolded in front of a horrified audience. Tilikum drowned 40-year-old Dawn Brancheau in February of 2010, and has not performed  in a show since then, allowing park officials ti...