ICTMN Staff
4/30/14
Much of the attention being paid to so-called mega-loads—those monolithic hunks of equipment being trucked across the Northwest to assist in the extraction of tar-like bitumen from...
ICTMN Staff
3/17/14
Missoula, Montana has become the latest battleground against so-called mega-loads trundling gargantuan hunks of equipment destined for the oil sands of Alberta, Canada...
ICTMN Staff
12/31/13
With all the talk of rising temperatures, acidifying oceans and melting polar ice, it is hard to see the healthy trees for the forest, as it were...
Marc Dadigan
12/11/13
Cathy Sampson-Kruse (Confederated Tribes of Umatilla) and her Walla Walla ancestors come from the land near the Port of Umatilla in Eastern Oregon, where on December 3 a 901,000-po...
ICTMN Staff
9/20/13
In the wake of a federal court’s ruling requiring consultation with the Nez Perce and other tribes over the transport of mega-loads, the U.S...
ICTMN Staff
9/16/13
The Nez Perce and environmentalists are applauding a federal judge’s ruling that forbids the shipment of mega-loads through tribal territory without further review and directs the ...
ICTMN Staff
9/9/13
The Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission has joined the growing chorus of official Native opposition to the transportation of mega-loads bearing equipment bound for the oil ...
ICTMN Staff
8/7/13
Approximately 19 citizens of the Nez Perce Tribe were arrested Tuesday on suspicion of disorderly conduct for blocking U.S...
Jack McNeel
2/7/11
A plan to route building-sized pieces of mining and refinery equipment through the Nez Perce reservation, among other tribal lands and environmentally sensitive areas, to the Alber...

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