Thursday Dec 5
Tar Sands Megaloads Blocked By Tribes, Protests
Attempts to move megaloads of Canadian tar sands extraction equipment are being met with strong resistance in Eastern Oregon.
The La Grande Observer
Oregon objections: Not enough megaload notice
The start of a megaload shipment of oil refinery equipment through Eastern Oregon has been put off until Sunday, and objections have been raised in Eastern Oregon that the state didn't do enough to notify tribal and local government officials.
We keep saying this and it's worth repeating. Civic Stadium and the 10 acres it sits on are important to the character of this community.
Megaloads Coming To Eastern Oregon Roads
On Nov. 24 massive loads of tar sands equipment - some as long as a football field - will hit the roads of rural Eastern Oregon, traveling from Umatilla through the small towns of Prairie City and John Day to Homedale, Idaho.