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  1. Greenpeace activists fined for Oregon icebreaker protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Bellingham Herald

    An activist watches while hanging from the St. Johns bridge as the Royal Dutch Shell PLC icebreaker Fennica heads upriver in Portland, Ore., Thursday, July 30, 2015. The icebreaker is a vital part of Shell's exploration and spill-response plan off Alaska's northwest coast.

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  2. Shell seeks modified permit for Arctic offshore drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Bellingham Herald

    In this April 17, 2015 file photo, with the Olympic Mountains in the background, a small boat crosses in front of an oil drilling rig as it arrives in Port Angeles, Wash., aboard a transport ship after traveling across the Pacific. Ten environmental groups are calling on Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to halt plans by Royal Dutch Shell PLC for drilling in Arctic waters because one of the company's icebreakers is scheduled for repair.

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  3. Arctic-bound ship leaves Portland after oil drilling protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Bellingham Herald

    Authorities used boats, personal watercraft, poles and their bare hands to remove protesters in kayaks and hanging from bridges who had tried to block a Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker bound for an Arctic drilling operation. The Fennica left dry dock Thursday afternoon and made its way down the Willamette River toward the Pacific Ocean soon after authorities forced the demonstrators from the river and the St. Johns Bridge.

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  4. Q&A: A look at Shell Oil and Arctic offshore drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Bellingham Herald

    An activist looks towards the rising sun as she hangs from the St. Johns bridge as part of a protest to block the Royal Dutch Shell PLC icebreaker Fennica from leaving for Alaska in Portland, Ore., Thursday, July 30, 2015. The icebreaker, which is a vital part of Shell's exploration and spill-response plan off Alaska's northwest coast, stopped short of the hanging blockade, turned around and sailed back to a dock at the Port of Portland.

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  5. Gallery: Activists in Portland protest Shell Oil icebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Bellingham Herald

    An activist looks towards the rising sun as she hangs from the St. Johns bridge as part of a protest to block the Royal Dutch Shell PLC icebreaker Fennica from leaving for Alaska in Portland, Ore., Thursday, July 30, 2015. The icebreaker, which is a vital part of Shell's exploration and spill-response plan off Alaska's northwest coast, stopped short of the hanging blockade, turned around and sailed back to a dock at the Port of Portland.

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  6. Shell icebreaker retreats after showdown with protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Bellingham Herald

    Activists hang off the St. Johns Bridge to protest Shell Oil's drilling in the Arctic, in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, July 29, 2015. The thirteen protesters dangled from the bridge while another 13 remained on the bridge as lookouts.

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  7. Activists rappel off Oregon bridge to stop Shell icebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Bellingham Herald

    Activists hang from the St. Johns bridge in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, July 29, 2015, to protest the departure of Royal Dutch Shell PLC icebreaker Fennica, which is in Portland for repairs. The icebreaker is a vital part of Shell's exploration and spill-response plan off Alaska's northwest coast.

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  8. Activists rappel off Oregon bridge to stop Shell icebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Bellingham Herald

    Environmental activists rappelled off Portland's tallest bridge early Wednesday in an effort to stop a Shell Oil Arctic icebreaker from leaving the city. Thirteen protesters dangled from the St. Johns Bridge while another 13 remained on the bridge as lookouts.

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  9. Probe: Bogus enrollees kept getting 'Obamacare'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    In this Nov. 12, 2014 file photo, the HealthCare.gov website, where people can buy health insurance, is displayed on a laptop screen in Portland, Ore. Phony applicants that investigators signed up last year under President Barack Obama's health care law got automatically re-enrolled for 2015 and some were rewarded with even bigger taxpayer subsidies for their insurance premiums, a congressional probe has found.

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