John Ryan http://klcc.org en Despite Vow, Wash. Lands Chief Takes Timber Money http://klcc.org/post/despite-vow-wash-lands-chief-takes-timber-money <p>Fundraising for this November's elections is kicking into high gear. That means candidates are cozying up to people with money. Sometimes, elected officials even get friendly with the companies they regulate.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 07 May 2014 14:33:17 +0000 John Ryan 13179 at http://klcc.org Despite Vow, Wash. Lands Chief Takes Timber Money Logging Crossed Line into Oso Landslide Zone http://klcc.org/post/logging-crossed-line-oso-landslide-zone <p></p><p></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:28:02 +0000 John Ryan 10900 at http://klcc.org Logging Crossed Line into Oso Landslide Zone To Reduce Patient Falls, Hospitals Try Alarms, More Nurses http://klcc.org/post/reduce-patient-falls-hospitals-try-alarms-more-nurses A bad fall in the hospital can turn a short visit into a long stay.<p>Such falls featured in congressional discussions about patient safety, and in a <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2013/09/20/224507654/how-many-die-from-medical-mistakes-in-u-s-hospitals">new study</a> in the <em>Journal of Patient Safety </em>about medical errors. Wed, 16 Oct 2013 21:17:00 +0000 John Ryan 1315 at http://klcc.org To Reduce Patient Falls, Hospitals Try Alarms, More Nurses