The Coast

The Coast
Rail fight gets hotter
September 2008
Monday, September 01, 2008

The battle over the Central Oregon and Pacific Railroad is turning into a full-bore train wreck as the conflict jumps from Oregon to Washington, D.C, and back.

 

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A below-par spring in Tillamook County
August 2008
Friday, August 01, 2008

0808OEDchart1.gifEmployment in Tillamook County was about 100 jobs below year-ago levels in early 2008 due largely to weakness in retail trade and leisure and hospitality.

 

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Vote, then no vote for FERC’s decision on LNG
August 2008
Friday, August 01, 2008

In a move that surprised both proponents and opponents of a proposed liquefied natural gas terminal near Astoria, the federal agency charged with approving the facility decided in early July — months earlier than expected — to make a ruling on the project.

 

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Feds release LNG impact report
July 2008
Tuesday, July 01, 2008

In a move that exemplifies the growing rift both within and without Oregon state government over liquefied natural gas terminals, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in June gave an environmental endorsement to a proposed project on the Columbia River.

 

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Salmon season sunk by total closure
May 2008
Thursday, May 01, 2008

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In a move that surprised no one, a federal panel in April completely shut down this year’s commercial ocean Chinook salmon season, and placed massive limits on the Coho catch.

 

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