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Oregon denies coal terminal on the Columbia River
Aug. 18 - In a major victory for Friends and Power Past Coal, regulators ruled the proposal inconsistent with river protection.
Commission sounds alarm on coal, oil transport
Aug. 8, Portland Tribune - ...Nathan Baker, staff attorney at Friends of the Columbia Gorge, which sent a press release in support of the commission, said health and environmental threats from an ...
Train derailment cleanup continues near Oregon line
Aug. 2, Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Crews pulled five Union Pacific railroad boxcars out of the Columbia River on Friday after an early morning derailment that same day off Highway 730 just south of ...
Gorge panel mulls budget
July 29, The Dalles Chronicle - The Gorge Commission is finessing a budget request it hopes will boost its staffing ? but just how much money to ask for is still being weighed.
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Table for Friends at Pacific Crest Trail Days, Cascade Locks, OR
Friday-Sunday, September 5-7 - Join Friends at the 8th Annual Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) Days on Thunder Island in Cascade Locks, September 5-7, 2014. This unique weekend event promotes outdoor ...
Bridge of the Gods Walk
Saturday, Sept. 6 - Walk over Bridge of the Gods! Join us for this unique opportunity to walk over this iconic bi-state connector while it's closed to vehicles.
Table for Friends at Vancouver Peace & Justice Fair
Saturday, Sept. 13 - Join us at Friends' table at the 11th Annual Vancouver Peace & Justice Fair. This fair intends to "showcase the work of individuals, social justice groups, peace organizations, ...
Table for Friends at Southwest Portland Sunday Parkways
Sunday, Sept. 28 - Share a taste of the Gorge's hiking trails and cycling routes with hundreds of bike-loving Portlanders at the SW Portland Sunday Parkways. Join Friends as we hand out hiking ...