Hearing set on bear hunting rules

Roger Harnack

A Thurston County Superior Court judge will hear arguments Friday in a challenge to bear hunting rules in Washington state.
The 1:30 p.m. hearing will take place in Thurston County Superior Court, 2000 Lakeridge Drive Southwest, Building 3.
Tucson, Ariz.-based Center for Biological Diversity has challenged the use of baiting, trapping and using hounds to hunt bears in private and commercial timberlands.