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Gold And Copper Mining In The Rainy Shadow Of A Volcano

KUOW/EarthFix | Sept. 21, 2017 11:43 a.m. | Morton, Washington

The Forest Service has given a Canadian company permission to explore for gold and copper in the shadow of Mount St. Helens.

Environment | Forestry | Land use | Fish & Wildlife | News | local

Forest Service Approves Exploratory Mining Near Mount St. Helens

OPB | Aug. 25, 2017 7:39 a.m.

The U.S. Forest Service is moving forward with a plan to allow exploratory mining near Mount St. Helens.

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Love Is An Enigma In David Lynch's 'Bird Of Flames'

OPB | Aug. 21, 2017 1:15 p.m.

"Bird of Flames" is an enigmatic music video from Chel White, Chrysta Bell and David Lynch.

local | NW Life | Entertainment | Arts | Oregon Lens

Jerold Howard Learned To 'See The Truth'

OPB | Aug. 17, 2017 4:31 p.m.

“See The Truth" is the a stop-motion story of a parent who has to question the biased beliefs he has been taught, and what he is teaching his own child.  

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Mount St. Helens Climbing Permits Sell Out Through Summer

The Columbian | May 28, 2017 12:15 p.m.

Permits to climb to the volcano’s 8,363-foot summit are sold out until at least Sept. 27, as are the first two weekends in October — the final month of the season.

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Cantwell Opposes Mining Near Mount St. Helens

OPB | March 22, 2016 9:56 a.m. | Vancouver, Washington

Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell said Monday that she’s concerned about an exploratory mining project that’s proposed on Goat Mountain, just north of the Mt. St. Helens National Volcanic Monument.  

Environment | Land | Oregon Field Guide

Behind The Scenes: Mt. St Helens Glacial Cave

OPB | Oct. 8, 2015 midnight

A behind-the-scenes look at Oregon Field's story on Mt St Helens and Glacier Caves

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Eye Witness Accounts Of Mt. St. Helens Eruption Help Scientists

OPB | May 18, 2015 12:06 p.m.

A geologist spent years interviewing eyewitnesses to learn more about the science of the eruption and has just published the accounts in a new book, "In The Path of Destruction."

Science | Land | Oregon Field Guide

Discovery On Mount St. Helens

OPB | Oct. 23, 2014 2 a.m. | Mount Saint Helens National Monument

Explorers brave rain and sleet as they launch a five-day expedition into the crater of Mount St. Helens to search for unexplored glacier caves.

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The South County Spotlight: St. Helens, Scappoose officials split on jail levy

Pamplin Media Group | Nov. 1, 2013 2:06 a.m.

St. Helens City Council backs levy; Scappoose councilors take no action


Oregon Lens 2012 Filmmaker Profile: Maria Allred

OPB | Aug. 21, 2012 11:15 p.m.

Two of Maria Allred's films are featured in this year’s Oregon Lens series. It’s a debut for the new filmmaker with big aspirations.


Oregon Lens 2012 Filmmaker Profile: Leif Peterson

OPB | Aug. 21, 2012 12:15 a.m.

In eden, filmmaker Leif Peterson turns to science fiction and the Bible to ask a fundamental question: “Where did we come from?”


Oregon Lens 2012 Filmmaker Profile: Christoff Molesworth

OPB | Aug. 19, 2012 5 p.m.

Christoff Molesworth talks about the masked crusader Frogman, Portland's terrifying anti-hero.


Oregon Lens 2012 Features Local Filmmakers

OPB | Aug. 12, 2012 5 p.m.

Explore the world through the independent lens of Oregon filmmakers.

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Fishery or Laboratory?

OPB | March 27, 2009 9 a.m.

Can recreation and research live in harmony at Mount St. Helens?