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Ecology To Conduct Drone Flights Over Peshastin Creek
Ecology To Conduct Drone Flights Over Peshastin Creek
Ecology To Conduct Drone Flights Over Peshastin Creek
The Washington Department of Ecology (ECY) will be conducting drone flights over the Lower Peshastin Creek next week. The flights are being performed in connection with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) as part of a restoration project and will primarily provide mapping of the area...
Sen. Hawkins Says Carbon Auction Funds Could Support Transportation Projects
Sen. Hawkins Says Carbon Auction Funds Could Support Transportation Projects
Sen. Hawkins Says Carbon Auction Funds Could Support Transportation Projects
Twelfth District Sen. Brad Hawkins (R-East Wenatchee) and other state lawmakers are looking for ways to pad the 16-year, Move Ahead Washington (MAW) transportation package that was passed by the legislature just last year. Due to inflation and the rising cost of labor and materials, the $3 billion package is already projected to fall well short of meeting its original goals and many lawmakers agre
Heavy Smoke To Linger Through October In Wenatchee Valley
Heavy Smoke To Linger Through October In Wenatchee Valley
Heavy Smoke To Linger Through October In Wenatchee Valley
The Wenatchee Valley continues to experience heavy smoke well into October.  Air Quality is reaching the Unhealthy to Hazardous level daily.  Susan Woodard with the Washington Department of Ecology says the current pattern is highly unusual, but not completely unprecedented in Wenatchee.  "In ...
Okanogan County Amongst Selected for Clean Water Loans
Okanogan County Amongst Selected for Clean Water Loans
Okanogan County Amongst Selected for Clean Water Loans
Craft3, a non-bank community lender and Washington Department of Ecology has expanded funding available for clean water loans to Okanogan County as of September 2019. These affordable Clean Water Loans are to alleviate the expensive cost of repairing or replacing failed septic systems...