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  • Judge halts megaloads on Highway 12 in Idaho

    A federal judge has ruled in favor of the Nez Perce Tribe and Idaho Rivers United, ordering a preliminary injunction blocking further megaload transports on scenic U.S. Highway 12 through …

  • Megaload fight headed to federal court

    The Lewiston Tribune is reporting a court date has been set on a motion brought forth by the Nez Perce tribe to block oversized shipments of oil refinery equipment along …

  • Megaload encounters few protesters in Montana

    A 322-ton shipment of water purification equipment for an oil refinery operation in Alberta, Canada, passed through Missoula, Mont., early Tuesday. About 25 protesters briefly blocked the truck, but the …

  • Nez Perce plan continued megaload protests, litigation

    Nez Pez Tribal Executive Committee chairman Silas Whitman said Wednesday that law enforcement efforts to curtail protests are escalating, but the tribe plans to continue blocking the path of a …

  • Protesters slow, but don’t stop, megaload truck through Nez Perce lands

    LEWISTON — The megaload truck carrying oil refinery equipment through Nez Perce tribal lands northeast of Lewiston passed a line of protesters again Tuesday night, but not without a delay.

  • Megaload protest repeated on Nez Perce reservation

    LEWISTON – With car headlights casting their shadows against a wall of the Clearwater River Valley on Nez Perce lands Tuesday night, protesters once again gathered in an attempt to …

  • Second megaload’s future uncertain

    The smaller, first shipment by Imperial Oil/ExxonMobil crossed the Idaho/Montana border Monday night but — with a day left before the oil company’s permits with the Idaho Transportation Department expire …

  • ExxonMobil equipment goes through Moscow

    MOSCOW – The first of two oversized loads of ExxonMobil refinery equipment set to leave the Port of Lewiston over a five-day span has started moving in North Idaho. The …

  • Oil equipment makes its way north on Hwy. 95

    MOSCOW, Idaho — Some protesters were surprised when they showed up to the Pie Hole to find out Imperial Oil/ExxonMobil’s first oversized shipment of refinery equipment had already rolled through …

  • Megaloads security beefed up

    LEWISTON – ExxonMobil has hired off-duty police in Lewiston to provide extra security for its refinery equipment during an environmental conference taking place near the Idaho-Montana border. Company spokesman Pius …

  • First megaload reaches Montana border

    ConocoPhillips says its first giant truckload of oversized oil refinery equipment has crossed northern Idaho on U.S. Highway 12 and arrived in Montana.



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