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Clatskanie, Oregon is located in Columbia County. Zip codes in Clatskanie, OR include 97016. The median home price in Clatskanie is $224,000 which is roughly $116/per square foot. More Clatskanie information.

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Tuesday Jul 8 | The Oregonian

Oregon fire marshal delays posting oil train reports online, has no timetable

An oil train parked at a terminal near Clatskanie. The route from Portland to the terminal is the most heavily traveled in Oregon.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Skanner

Oil Train Records Show What Oregon Tried to Hide

When Oregon officials at last released oil train routing information after a month-long public records battle, they still decided to redact some information.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Oil train records show what Oregon tried to hide

But officials in neighboring Washington state had no such qualms. The Oregonian reports that Oregon officials made at least four redactions when the information was available in Washington records, including the source of the oil and who shipped it.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Oregonian

3 oil trains weekly make Portland to Clatskanie the most heavily traveled route in Oregon

A mile-long oil train ambles down A Street in Rainier within a few feet of cars.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Oregonian

Oregon's cost to disclose oil train routes? $218.75. In Washington: Free

An oil train parked at a terminal near Clatskanie. The state has delayed releasing information about oil train routes.

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The Oregonian

Global Partners' oil train terminal near Clatskanie sued over Clean Air Act permitting

Environmental groups allege in a lawsuit that Global Partners' oil train terminal near Clatskanie skirted permitting requirements in the federal Clean Air Act.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Waitsburg man kills self after shooting police officer

Oregon State Patrol on Tuesday said Christopher E. Elliott was driving a red Kia sedan on Highway 30 when Rainier police Officer Russ George pulled him over after receiving complaints of aggressive driving.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Rainier officer identified after shooting

The Oregon State Police have identified the injured Rainier police officer involved in the June 23 shooting incident as Officer Russ George.

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KGW-TV Portland

Rainier police officer shot after traffic stop, suspect loose

Around 12 p.m., the Rainier police officer stopped the suspect vehicle along Highway 30 and Veterans Drive, according to according to Columbia County Fire & Rescue Chief Jay Tappan.

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Safety work means more oil trains for Oregon town

The state of Oregon plans to provide most of the money for the project in Rainier, a city of about 1,900 along the line that brings the mile-long trains to a nearby oil terminal operated by Massachusetts-based Global Partners, The Oregonian reports.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

The Oregonian

Oregon subsidizing Rainier rail safety project allowing 14 more oil trains a month

In downtown Rainier, a small Columbia River town where oil trains carried more than 300 million gallons of volatile crude last year, trains and traffic today share the road, creating a hazard the state soon plans to fix.

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Fri Jun 13, 2014

OregonLive.com

Clatskanie utility female employees win $1.3 million settlement in sex-harassment case

It wasn't just what Joe Taffe did - humiliating as it was - that pushed two former employees who had worked for him to sue the Clatskanie People Utility's District , they said.

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