The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi54° Chance Rain then Mostly Cloudy

Tonight

Lo38° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi55° Mostly Sunny then Mostly Sunny and Breezy

Thursday Night

Lo35° Mostly Clear

Friday

Hi57° Sunny

Friday Night

Lo39° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi58° Partly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo39° Partly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi57° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo35° Mostly Cloudy

Editorial | A small miracle, and salmon pass

Send to Kindle
Print This

They called it a miracle. After an enormous emergency effort, extended fish ladders are complete at the severely wounded Wanapum Dam, and Rock Island Dam upstream. They were in place and functional at virtually the same moment the first salmon of the spring season arrived to pass.

We who own the utilities involved should be aware of the enormity of this accomplishment. Remember, these are among the most valuable fish in the world, many protected by the full weight of…

View my options or Sign in