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High Country News January 02, 1989

In southern Utah: Voters reject an industrial future

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In southern Utah: Voters reject an industrial future

By a two-to-one margin, Grand County residents voted down a toxic waste incinerator slated for the all-but-abandoned railroad town of Cisco.

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Don't waste us, say Nevada and Utah

Although the proposed Cisco toxic waste incinerator was rejected by Grand County voters, Utah still faces major decisions on toxic waste disposal.

Essays

Here's a chance to win back the West's rivers

The war for surface water in the intermountain West will likely be won or lost in battles before a single federal agency -- the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

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