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Doctors Urge The State To Re-Evaluate The Health Risks Of Coal

OPB News, July 19, 2012 By Cassandra Profita A group of 130 doctors wants the state of Oregon to review the health risks of coal exports before approving any permits. Thursday, the Physicians for Social Responsibility outlined numerous health risks … Continue reading

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Anti-Coal Protesters Take Message To Top Oregon Officials

Oregon Public Broadcasting, EarthFix, April 9, 2012 SALEM, Ore. – Environmental groups are mobilizing against proposals to export coal through Northwest terminals. Protesters rallied outside a land use meeting in Salem Monday. They’re asking Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber to block … Continue reading

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