For nearly a week, a band of anti-government outsiders occupying a nature reserve has put Harney County, a remote patch of land in southeastern Oregon, in the national spotlight. But Wednesday, a group of local residents banded together to reclaim … Continue reading
BURNS, Ore. -- Residents of Harney County overwhelmingly want Ammon and Ryan Bundy and their followers to cease their occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, but many here sympathize BURNS, Ore. — “He’s ing,” a man on horseback shouted, waving a large American flag against the glistening backdrop of the snow-covered Malheur National Wildlife Refuge. “He” was Ammon Bundy, the leader of a group A Harney County resident brings his concerns Rep. Greg Walden, R-Hood River, at a wn hall meeting in on Aug. 29, 2019. Emily Curen/OPB Tags: harney, county, residents, question, Burns, Oregon residents' message to Oren ' message militia: ' away' Ore. — Monday evening at the empty Elkhorn Cafe downwn, owner Terry Williams was washing dishes, silently. Some of are sympathetic the Citizens for Constitutional Freedom, but others are growing increasingly wary of mounting tensions.