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Power Grid Worries and Brazilian Beef Talks
House Science Committee Chair Lamar Smith spoke about the threats to the electric power grid and the need to prioritize improving our electric grid. US and Brazil talking about reopening trade. Dept of Ag looking at where they are getting the most accurate data.
Sewage Plant in Seattle Back to Normal Operations
SEATTLE (AP) — The state's largest sewage treatment plant is back to normal operations after a February electrical failure resulted in flooding that damaged equipment.
King County announced Thursday that the West Point Treatment plant in Seattle is now fully treating dirty water that goes …
Gov. Declares State of Emergency for Flooding in 20 Counties
OLYMPIA (AP) — Gov. Jay Inslee has signed an emergency proclamation to free up state resources should flooding or other damage happen because of rain and early snow melt in Eastern Washington.
The governor's office said in a news release Monday that the weather is creating the potential for rising wa…
Franklin County Declares Emergency for Rural Road Damage
TRI-CITIES (AP) — A county in southern Washington has declared a state of emergency as rapidly melting snow and ice has put road damage at more than $2 million.
The Tri-City Herald reported Monday that the flood damage costs for Franklin County are expected to grow as wet weather causes further…

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