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Wednesday editorials: Make the dump last longer

Post by David Seago on May 27, 2008 at 11:33 am |
May 27, 2008 11:33 am

It’s in the best interests of Pierce County residents and businesses to prolong the life of the privately owned landfill near Graham that takes their garbage. That’s the primary motivation behind the county’s proposal for a new long-term contract with incentives for sharply reducing the amount of waste sent to the dump.

The federal government’s big immigration raid at an Iowa meat-packing operation raises the question: What about the employer who knowingly hired so many illegal aliens?

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