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About Battle Ready

When America was drawn into World War II the Pacific Northwest answered the call with lumber, shipyards, an atomic weapon plant and B-17 bombers. Battle Ready explores the hidden history of the military, the Northwest, and the environment.

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Ashley Ahearn

KUOW/EarthFix reporter

Jes Burns

Reporter, OPB/EarthFix

Katie Campbell

Video Managing Editor, KCTS9/EarthFix

MacGregor Campbell

Writer and Animator

Ken Christensen

Associate Producer, KCTS9/EarthFix

Robert McClure

Executive Director, InvestigateWest

Cassandra Profita

Reporter, OPB/EarthFix

Tony Schick

Investigative and Data Reporter, OPB/EarthFix

David Steves

Editor, EarthFix

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