Crag Law Center works for conservation groups and local people throughout the Pacific Northwest on matters of public interest. As a result, our work is frequently covered in a variety of local, regional papers, wire services, and blogs. The most current news is reported on the Crag Blog and older Blog postings will regularly be moved to this page as new items replace them.
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2007.02.18, The Oregonian — Life on the Wedge (PDF)
2006.03, Six Rivers Mediation — Peacemakers of the Year Award (PDF). Staff Attorneys Christopher Winter and Ralph Bloemers were presented with the award “Peacemakers of the Year” along with Mike McCarthy and Scott Franke of the Hood River Valley Residents Committee, Hood River County and Mt. Hood Meadows for the historic settlement resulting from over two years of mediation on Cooper Spur. The Six Rivers Counties include Wasco, Gilliam, Wheeler, Hood River, Klickitat and Sherman Counties.
Water Quality & Wetlands Program – Swimmable, Fishable and Drinkable Water
2006.01.31, The Oregonian — Action to Protect City of Tualatin Drinking Water (PDF)
2005.08.27, The Hood River News — Deal Puts Snow Plan on Hold (PDF)
2005.05.19, The Oregonian — Judge tosses Deschutes Basin water plan (PDF 45kb)
2003.11.03, OPB — Measure Could Define Hood River County’s Future (PDF 82kb)
2002.03.21, The Oregonian — Portland Meadows Settles Dispute (PDF 48kb)