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Rainier, Oregon is located in Columbia County. Zip codes in Rainier, OR include 97048. The median home price in Rainier is $174,000. More Rainier information.

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Wednesday | Examiner.com

Two vehicle crash closes Highway 30 west of Rainier

The driver of the passenger car in the left of the image was flown to a Portland-area hospital for treatment of non-lifethreatening injuries.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

KXL-AM Portland

Ralph Painter Memorial Run Set For Saturday

The Ralph Painter Memorial Run will be held Saturday at 8:30 a.m. at Rainier High School.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Portland Tribune

Hearing a proxy for coal, oil debate

What the Oregon Transportation Commission does at its next meeting in August may shape the fate of projects prosed to ease the movement of coal and oil through the state.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

KGW-TV Portland

Dad & son save man from drowning in Columbia

It has been a deadly month so far in Oregon waterways, with several drownings stretching from Cowlitz County to Marion County.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

KBND-AM Bend

Teen Killed In Highway 30 Crash

A 16-year-old girl is dead following a rollover crash near Rainier. Police say Seeaira Hicks was driving a car along Highway 30 early yesterday morning when the vehicle left the roadway and overturned several times.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Oregonian

Teen driver killed, passenger injured in rollover west of Rainier early Sunday morning

Oregon State Police are continuing to investigate a one-car crash and rollover that killed the 16-year-old driver and her 16-year-old male passenger.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Oregonian

Oregon regulators say no to Hogan Butte viewpoint, but Gresham leaders will keep trying

The view from Hogan Butte, which Gresham leaders hope to turn into a publicly accessible natural area.

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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

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

Examiner.com

Suspect in Rainier officer shooting identified

The Oregon State Police have identified the man who allegedly shot a Rainier police officer during a traffic stop on June 23. After a half-day search, police discovered the body of 30-year-old Christopher Eugene Elliott, of Waitsburg Wash., approximately one quarter mile from the vehicle he was driving.

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