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Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar hugs a National Park Service Ranger before a memorial service at the Pacific Lutheran University for National Park Service Ranger Margaret Anderson in Tacoma on January 10, 2010. Anderson, was slain at Mount Rainier on New Years' Day when she set up a road block to intercept a vehicle, driven by Benjamin Barnes, who failed to stop at a chain-up checkpoint. Barnes, the suspect in the shooting was found dead was found dead the next day. He had drown in Paradise Creek. ©2012. Jim Bryant Photo. All RIGHTS RESERVED.