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New Wanapum Dam visitor center opens Tuesday

RIVERS -- A new visitor center at Wanapum Dam on the Columbia River near Vantage will be open starting Tuesday. The Grant Public Utilities District says it has prepared new displays to highlight how the dam balances hydropower, fish passage, recreation and natural resource management....

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Idaho hosts largest living Xmas tree

The Coeur d'Alene Resort will offer the "world's tallest living Christmas" tree at its annual North Pole feature across Lake Coeur d'Alene. The 162-foot grand fir is more than twice as tall as New York's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree. It features 40,000 lights along with a 10-foot star on top.


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