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Link River Dam Shut Down: Sucker Fish Saved???

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Thu, 04/17/2008

 

PacifiCorp has agreed to shut down power production at the Link River Dam near Klamath Falls in the late summer and early fall.

It’s part of an agreement made with the conservation group “Oregon Wild,” to save endangered sucker fish that migrate into Upper Klamath Lake.

The 22-foot dam is old and may be decommissioned – but until then, it will close from about mid-July to mid-November.

Steve Pedery is with the group Oregon Wild:

The group is hoping that their agreement will set a standard for future negotiations with power companies on the closure of other dams.

 

Rogue River Finally Gets Attention from BLM

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Thu, 04/17/2008

 

The Rogue River is number two on the list of “America’s Most Endangered Rivers.”

The new report is from the conservation group American Rivers.

It says if the Bureau of Land Management’s Western Oregon Plan Revision goes into effect, more should be done to protect tributaries of the Rogue from an expected increase in logging and mining.

KBOO's Richard Umaña reports, in collaboration with the Oregon News Service:

 

Hot Air from Coca Cola's Dasani Water

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Wed, 04/16/2008

In the leadup to it's annual meeting, Coca Cola, Incorporated has blocked a shareholders' resolution to publicly report test data on its bottled water brand, Dasani.

KBOO's Ethan Scarl spoke about the reasons for Coke's action with Sara Joseph, of Corporate Accountability International and their 'Think Outside the Bottle' campaign.

 

Coca-Cola Blocks Public Report of Dasani Water

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Wed, 04/16/2008

 

In the leadup to its annual meeting, Coca Cola, Incorporated has blocked a shareholders' resolution to publicly report test data on its bottled water brand, Dasani.

KBOO's Ethan Scarl spoke about the reasons for Coke's action with Sara Joseph, of Corporate Accountability International and their 'Think Outside the Bottle campaign.

 

United Farmworkers Petition Whole Foods Corp. to Organize

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Wed, 04/16/2008

 

The United Farm Workers have filed a petition of 13,000 signatures to Whole Foods Corporation in Texas.

The petition calls on the company to allow farmworkers in Oregon and Washington to unionize.

Andrea Cano (KAH-noh) represents the Oregon branch of the United Farmworkers:

That was Andrea Cano of the United Farmworkers.

 

How Food Prices Change with How Food Travels

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Wed, 04/16/2008

 

A major cause of high food prices is the way food gets to market – from multiple levels of middlemen, to poor planning that makes commodity prices volatile.

That’s the view of a farm and food systems analyst, who is coming to Oregon next week to share his thoughts about “The Future of Food in Oregon".

KBOO's Richard UmaÑa has more, in collaboration with the Oregon News Service:

Al-Haramain Islamic Foundation Challenges Federal Spying

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Tue, 04/15/2008

The Al-Haramain Islamic Foundation sues the United States Treasury Department to stop them from listening in to priveleged  Attorney Client Conversations.

Islamic Foundation Fights Terrorist Labeling in Court

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Tue, 04/15/2008

 

On Monday the Al-Haramain Islamic Foundation moved ahead with its lawsuit against the Federal Government.

The group is trying to have its designation as a Terrorist organization removed.

Reporter Linda Olson was in the courtroom, and filed this report:

 

Proper Eats Cafe: Sustainable Food and Vibrant Community

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Tue, 04/15/2008

Pete Anderson Interviews Piper, co-owner of Proper Eats Cafe of St. John's near North Portland. Proper Eats creates sustainability and connectivity through preparing and providing organic, vegetarian, vegan, locally made and earth respecting food.

Center for Alternatives for Sex Workers Opens

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Sun, 04/13/2008

 

This past Saturday, in Northeast Portland, the Council for Prostitution Alternatives opened its second weekly drop in center for any person who is now working, or who has ever worked, in the sex industry.

KBOO reporter Don Wolfe spoke with the Director, Lila Lee, about the new Northeast Portland Drop In location and her long term goals for the organization.

The Council for Prostitution Alternatives can be reached at 971-275-5271, for more information on this and other programs.

 

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