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(Video) Willits Tree Sitters Removed and Arrested in Highway 101 Bypass Protest

April 2, 2013 | 10:23 am

(Video) Willits Tree Sitters Removed and Arrested in Highway 101 Bypass Protest

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Warbler has come to earth. Police arrested the 24-year-old tree sitter, whose real name is Amanda Senseman, on Tuesday morning, bringing an end to her two-month act of civil disobedience aimed at stopping a Highway 101 bypass construction near Willits. A supporter said police arrested two other tree sitters as well, reportedly after firing a […]

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Up in the Air With a Mendocino County Tree-Sitter

March 1, 2013 | 2:19 pm

Up in the Air With a Mendocino County Tree-Sitter

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“Warbler” is a 24-year-old goat farmer who has decided to make her home in a ponderosa pine near the Mendocino County town of Willits in hopes she can help head off a big Caltrans highway project. The agency has already begun preliminary work on a bypass that would shift U.S. 101 from its current route […]

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