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LETTER: Creeks no border to smelter fallout

By David Laurie
Updated November 28 2014 - 9:25pm, first published 9:00pm

RESEARCHERS  should also look into why the designated ‘‘fallout’’ zone for the soil tests, blood tests and ‘‘abatement’’ program  suddenly stops at Winding and Brush Creeks, effectively shutting out about three-quarters of the contaminated areas from those original tests. At the same time there were unaffected areas included in the ‘‘contamination area’’.

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