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How many of us have our own stories here in Southern Oregon that resonate as this one does?

A Forest’s Family Roots Stand in a Pipeline’s Path
In 1947, Henry Kernan bought 1,000 acres of land in upstate New York, a tract his family has kept pristine ever since. Now, though, a natural gas pipeline is poised to run through it.