News & Updates
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.