50 years after the first Earth Day, the message that we’re in this together resonates as never before.
A tanker truck carrying more than 10,000 gallons of fuel overturned Sunday on Highway 22 about 60 miles east of Salem, spilling more than half of its load. An unknown amount was released into the North Santiam River, which provides drinking water for nearby communities and the city of Salem. A hazardous materials team andContinue reading “Federal and state agencies respond to tanker spill on highway 22 near North Santiam River”
An old landfill outside Prairie City will get necessary upgrades this year thanks to funding from DEQ’s Solid Waste Orphan Site Account.