Should coal export terminals be built in the Northwest? A KCTS 9/EarthFix original documentary.
Filmmakers Katie Campbell and Michael Werner take us behind the scenes of COAL. The documentary airs on KCTS 9 Television on June 19.
'Making of COAL' video produced by Laila Kazmi.
Offering diverse perspectives on proposed Northwest coal exports.
Follow the path that coal trains would take. Listen to stories from communities along the rail lines.
Your guide to coal in the Northwest
Katie Campbell is the EarthFix managing editor for video and a four-time Emmy® Award-winning producer/photographer at KCTS 9. She covers environmental issues of the Pacific Northwest. Katie has earned national awards for her role in the documentaries Undamming the Elwha, COAL and Glacier Caves, and is the 2015 winner of the prestigious Kavli Science Journalism Gold Award from the American Association for the Advancement of Science for her story Is Alaska Safe for Sea Stars?
Katie grew up on a flower farm in southern Minnesota. After completing her undergraduate degree in journalism at St. Catherine’s University, she worked as an enterprise reporter at daily newspapers in Minnesota and Florida. She holds a master’s degree in narrative journalism from the University of Oregon. Prior to joining KCTS 9 and EarthFix, Katie was an instructor at the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication.
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Michael Werner is an Emmy Award-winning filmmaker and journalist whose work has been featured on The PBS NewsHour, HBO Films, Showtime, MSNBC, QUEST, The World Channel, The Associated Press, Gawker Media, Voice of America TV, The U.S. Olympic Committee and the Cannes International Film Festival. Michael is also a former faculty member at the University of Oregon School of Journalism, where he edited and advised two nationally recognized, award-winning publications.More stories by Michael Werner