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Boardman, Oregon is located in Morrow County. Zip codes in Boardman, OR include 97818. The median home price in Boardman is $179,000. More Boardman information.

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Friday Aug 22 | South County Spotlight

DSL deals blow to coal export proposal

For the first time, a government agency has rejected a permit sought for one of the coal export facilities proposed in the Pacific Northwest.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Daily Kos

After Oregon Rejects Coal Export Plan, Long Beach Votes to Export Coal and PetKoch

Just a day after the Oregon Department of State Lands shot down a proposal to export 8.8 million tons per year of coal to Asia from the Port of Morrow in Boardman, Oregon, the Long Beach City Council achieved the opposite.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Common Dreams

Victory for Local Action as Coal Export Terminal Rejected in Oregon

The proposed Point of Morrow coal terminal would dramatically increase the number of coal-carrying barges, such as this, along the Columbia River and through the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

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Bellingham Herald

Pro-coal terminal group's statement appears to sidestep reality

The spin cycle came on full speed on Monday afternoon, Aug. 18, after the state of Oregon issued its decision to reject a construction permit for a dock that would be used to load Asia-bound coal onto barges in Boardman, Ore.

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Center for American Progress

RELEASE: Proposed Exports of Federal Coal Will Result in as Much...

On the heels of a setback yesterday for the coal industry's plans to build a new export facility near Boardman, Oregon, the Center for American Progress released an analysis finding that proposed coal-export projects on the West Coast of the United States would-if approved-cause an increase in carbon pollution equivalent to 35 million additional ... (more)

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Washington Examiner

Expected Oregon ruling could kill coal industry's hopes for exports to Asia

An Oregon state agency is expected to decide Monday whether developers can build a proposed coal export terminal, a ruling that would have broad ramifications for the coal industry's ability to tap into energy-hungry Asian markets.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Local TV Station KTVZ

Judge releasing Oregon coal terminal documents

A federal judge has ordered the Corps of Engineers to release documents about a planned coal terminal on the Columbia River at Boardman.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Clackamas Review

State panel set to fund projects

The Oregon Transportation Commission is set to approve $42 million in state bonds for 37 nonhighway projects, including three proposed to ease the movement of coal and oil through the state.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Oregon authorities join forces to arrest wanted suspects

A total of nine people were arrested during the sweep, including two men on new charges, Said Jason Edmiston, Hermiston police chief.

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