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Feds allow Shell to drill for oil in Arctic Ocean

...Portland, Oregon, and briefly delayed from leaving July 30 by Greenpeace protesters in climbing gear hanging from a bridge over the Willamette River.The Fennica reached the drill site 70 miles off Alaska's northwest coast on Aug. 11.
Willamette's Ostrander wins cross-country championship

...Central graduate that currently runs for Willamette University, won the six-kilometer...teammates.Ostrander led a pack of Willamette runners in a dominating 1-2-3-4-6...for a second consecutive year. The Willamette men's team also took the team title...
Ostranders, Nedens make Run for Women a family affair

...switch the wind around."With both Ostrander sisters about to head off to college - Taylor will run the steeplechase at Willamette University one more year, and Allie will debut for Boise State - family time is quickly dwindling, so both have decided...
Taylor Ostrander takes 64th at Division III nationals

...Championships in Mason, Ohio, on Saturday.Ostrander, a junior at Willamette University, covered the six-kilometer course in 22 minutes, 56.8 seconds.She was second on a Willamette squad that finished 15th at the meet and had qualified for nationals...
Ostrander makes D-III All-Academic team list

...chosen for the 2014-15 NCAA Division III All-Academic Track and Field team. With a grade point average of 3.8, the Willamette University (Oregon) junior is majoring in exercise science.To make the All-Academic team, an athlete is required to...
Shell, Greenpeace headed back to court

...filed earlier Wednesday, resulted from the actions of 13 Greenpeace activists who lowered themselves from a bridge over the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, in an attempt to block the Shell-leased ice handling vessel Fennica when it leaves a shipyard...
Judge finds Greenpeace USA in contempt, sets escalating fines for bridge protest

...Time Thursday on Greenpeace until the 13 environmental protesters dangling from ropes below the St. Johns Bridge across the Willamette River in Portland, Ore., pull themselves onto the bridge. The fines will escalate daily until reaching $10,000 per...
With protest over, Shell prepares for Arctic Ocean drilling

...the Aleutian Islands and sent to Portland for repairs.Thirteen members of Greenpeace USA dangled from a bridge over the Willamette River and kayakers converged on the Fennica to block the repaired icebreaker from heading toward the Pacific Ocean and on...
Taylor Ostrander nabs 13th at NCAA Division III nationals

...on Saturday in Canton, New York.Ostrander, a junior at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon, reached the final for the second-straight...All-America Team.Ostrander is majoring in exercise science at Willamette. Prior to the spring semester, she owned a 3.77 cumulative...

...biologists to release more than 50,000 hatchery trout into Willamette Valley fishing spots at a time of year when there's not...trucked Monday to lakes and reservoirs in the south and mid-Willamette Valley are fingerlings. About 9,300 are one-pounders...


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