PNWA in the News

Recent articles featuring PNWA information or staff quotes:

Lock repairs depend on public support, Capital Press - May 18, 2012
Feds to save Swinomish Channel from silting over, Three Sheets Northwest - February 8, 2012
North jetty needs repair,
Tillamook Headlight Herald - January 30, 2012
Port of Vancouver USA: steady job growth, strong leadership,
The Daily Insider - October 30, 2011
Clark County Business Briefs,
The Columbian - October 30, 2011
Judge Redden rules on Federal Columbia River Power System, National Waterways Association Newsletter- October 2011
U.S. ports demand access USD 6 billion collected from HMT, DredgingToday.com - October 24, 2011
U.S. ports demand access to 6 billion tax kitty
, IWF - October 24, 2011
Tariff halts traffic out of ports
, East Oregonian - August 13, 2011
Murray praises river locks project as investment in economy
, The Columbian - May 31, 2011
Lock repair celebrations, AgInfo.net - May 30, 2011
Lock closure behind us, the future ahead,
The Oregonian - April 3, 2011
Lock gate replacement concluded, Portland-Lewiston navigation resumes
, Columbia Basin Bulletin - April 1, 2011
Columbia Snake River navigation open for business
, AgInfo.net - March 29, 2011
Columbia Snake Rivers reopen shipping
, Spokesman Review - March 28, 2011
Locks get a facelift for the future
, Current Reflections, Northwest RiverPartners - March 25, 2011
Export gateway getting ready to open
, KNDO Radio - March 14, 2011
In our view: Reopening Rivers
, The Columbian - March 15, 2011
Port officials go to DC to make case for jetty work
, East Oregonian - March 9, 2011
Navigation locks to reopen on Columbia and Snake rivers, The Columbian Today E-Newsletter - March 7, 2011
Columbia-Snake River shipping resuming this month
, Associated Press (carried in multiple papers) - March 7, 2011
NEW River locks scheduled to reopen, Walla Walla Union Bulletin - March 5, 2011
River closures positive so far
, Capital Press - February 24, 2011
Columbia-Snake rivers closed for repairs
, Associated Press (carried in multiple papers) - December 18, 2010
Three dams shut down for replacement
, KNDO/KNDU (TV) - December 15, 2010
Columbia River lock closures will have impact, but early warning will help
, The Oregonian - December 9, 2010
A big dam job
, The Dalles Chronicle - December 5, 2010
WSU to study Columbia, Snake river closures, Associated Press (carried in multiple papers) - December 2, 2010
Mid Columbia, Snake River shipping to close for lock repairs, Longview Daily News - November 30, 2010
Swinomish Channel will fill in by 2015 without funds for dredging, Three Sheets Northwest - November 29, 2010
River traffic to be closed for months, Goldendale Sentinel - November 24, 2010
In Our View: Barges to be Blocked, Vancouver Columbian - November 17, 2010
Temporary loss of locks demonstrates river's value, Tri-City Herald - November 13, 2010
Shipping on rivers to shut down for 14 weeks, Tri-City Herald - November 6, 2010
Tidewater to lay off 200 for 3 months, Vancouver Columbian - November 1, 2010
The lower Columbia River's queen of commerce,
Longview Daily News - October 10, 2010
Time to fix some locks: Army Corps set to begin $43.6 million repair project on three of the eight dams that control ocean corridor linking Lewiston-Clarkston Valley to Pacific Ocean
, Lewiston Morning Tribune - August 1, 2010
Officials seek support for Columbia River jetties
, Capitol Press - July 22, 2010
Repairs to shut down Columbia, Snake locks
, The News Tribune - May 31, 2010
USW Helping Customers Adjust to River System Upgrade
, Wheat Life - April 15, 2010
Crews prepare for Columbia River lock closures
, Capitol Press - March 13, 2010
Japan, Korea May Face U.S. Wheat Supply Disruption , Bloomberg – March 11, 2010
Deeper shipping channel protects economic ‘lifeblood,’ senator says, The Columbian - February 19, 2010
Port prepares $500M jetties project , Portland Business Journal – February 5, 2010
Corps unveils plan to fix Columbia River bar jetties
, The Longview Daily News - January 13, 2010
Corps proposes massive jetty rehab project
, The Columbian - January 12, 2010
Wheat growers brace for river closure
, Ag Weekly - January 8, 2010
Stimulus money to help finish Columbia River deepening, Associated Press, March 13, 2009
Dalles lock closure could have been worse
, Seattle Times - October 6, 2009
Dam's lock closure hurts NW shippers but could have been far worse, The Oregonian - October 6, 2009
Contractors probe lock, The Dalles Chronicle - October 2, 2009
Swift and Passionate Reaction to Obama Salmon/dam plans,
KPLU - September 16, 2006
Obama Administration backs Columbia salmon and dam plan
, Idaho Statesman - September 15, 2009
Obama Administration Gives Court New Adaptive Management Plan to Bolster 2008 Salmon BiOp
, Columbia Basin Bulletin - September 15, 2009
Snake Dam breaching authorization in House salmon study bill
, Clearing Up - August 10, 2009
PNWA letter to the editor: Dam removal is not the answer
, The Oregonian - July , 19, 2009
PNWA OpEd: It's time to stop debating and focus on rebuilding fish runs,
Idaho Statesman - June 14, 2009
Redden Letter To Parties Urges Changes To “Make This BiOp Work
, The Columbia Basin Bulletin - May 20, 2009
Stimulus money to help finish Columbia River deepening
, Seattle Times - May 13, 2009
Stimulus money to help finish Columbia River deepening, The Daily News - May 13, 2009
Columbia River dredging will go at full blast
, The Columbian, March 13, 2008
Gov's plan: add water, accept or beware,
The Oregonian, November 13, 2008
Shippers balk at proposed lockage fees
, Capital Press - July 4, 2008
Increased wheat prices fund more opportunities
, Capital Press - May 23, 2008
New NW Salmon recovery plans released, Seattle Post Intelligencer blog - May 6, 2008
New Columbia River Basin Salmon Recovery Strategies Released,
The Columbia Basin Bulletin - May 5, 2008
Agreements propose $980.5 million for projects; support for Fed's salmon strategy
, The Columbia Basin Bulletin - April 11, 2008
Salmon plan gets thumbs up, Capital Press - April 9, 2008
Wind poses problem for John Day dam repair
, The Oregonian web story - March 2, 2008
Crash at locks blocks Columbia, The Oregonian - March 1, 2008
Tow tangle wrecks John Day lock, The Columbian - March 1, 2008
Barge Accident stops traffic on Columbia River, Tri-City Herald - March 1, 2008
Corps could reopen lock Monday, East Oregonian - March 1, 2008
Columbia River Shipping stopped by Barge Accident, Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB) - February 29, 2008
Association seeks $1.1 million grant for dredging near Port of Clarkston, Lewiston Morning Trbune - February 24, 2008
Big ships no threat to ports, Capital Press - November 23, 2007
Officials laud water vill beto override, Newport News Times - November 14, 2007
Veto override affects the bay, The Eureka Reporter - November 10, 2007
Northwest lawmakers support override of water projects veto, The Lewiston Tribune - November 7, 2007
Salmon plan gets cool reception by enviros, luke warm response by agency that made it, Seattle Post Intelligencer blog, November 1, 2007
NMFS releases another plan for Northwest dams, Greenwire - November 1, 2007
Officials say fish are not jeapordized by dam plans, The Lewiston Tribune - November 1, 2007
Don Mann elected President of regional waterways group, Newport News Times - October 19, 2007
PNWA can't buy American Rivers' proposal, The Waterways Journal - January 29, 2007

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