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Opponents of Smelter Say Land Sale Didn't Follow State Law

An official challenge has been filed in connection with a land sale connected to a proposed silicon smelter that would be built in Newport, Washington. The challenge comes in the form of a letter sent by attorneys working with the Gonzaga Environmental Law and Land Use Clinic to the Pend Oreille County Public Utility District, which sold land in Newport to the Canadian company Hi Test Sand.

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An official challenge has been filed in connection with a land sale connected to a proposed silicon smelter that would be built in Newport, Washington.

The challenge comes in the form of a letter sent by attorneys working with the Gonzaga Environmental Law and Land Use Clinic to the Pend Oreille County Public Utility District, which sold land in Newport to the Canadian company Hi Test Sand.

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