The Ship Report:
The weekday scoop on commercial
Columbia River traffic and related nautical
On air: weekdays from 8:48-8:58am, on all
Coast Community Radio stations.
Listen online: weekdays from 8:48-8:58am.
Hosted by: Joanne Rideout
Tapes & Transcripts: Tapes and
transcripts of The Ship Report are not
available, but there are lots of details on
The Ship Report website.
Joanne is currently the general manager of Coast
Community Radio and executive director of the
Tillicum Foundation. She is also a freelance
journalist whose work has appeared in a variety of
national publications, including Family Circle;
Oxygen Magazine; E, the Environmental Magazine;
Tricycle; The Buddhist Review; and others.
Before moving to the North Coast, Joanne lived for
many years in the desert Southwest on the Navajo
and Hopi Reservations, where she was the editor of
the Hopi Tribe's newspaper, Tutuveni, and covered
tribal issues for regional publications and the
Making waves since 1983
The seismic research vessel Marcus G.
Langseth. Heading out to sea after months
of maintenance at the shipyard in
Portland, May, 2010. photo Tom Hartland
photo courtesy The Daily Astorian