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Massive Clean-up of Holden Mine Restores Landscape
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The $500 million cleanup of the former Holden Mine above Lake Chelan is producing major results, as the mine site is no longer polluting the scenic central Washington lake.
Forest Service officials say that for the first time in nearly 60 years, clean water is once again f…
Fires Bring National Forest Public Safety Closures
From the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
WENATCHEE--Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest officials have implemented several large area closures, in addition to several road and trail closures, following a rash of lightning-caused fires sparked September 8 and 9...