FROM THE FILES
Last updated 12/22/2021 at 5pm
100 years ago
Dec. 22, 1921
Wants Gen. Geothals
to investigate Columbir River Basin Project
Gen. G.W. Goethals, builder of the Panama canal, will decide whether this state shall ask Congress to favor the Columbia River or Pend Oreille projects in the Columbia Basin improvement plan if Dan A. Scott, Director of Conservation and Development, can get him here.
Mr. Scott is anxious about $10,000 worth to get Gen. Goethal's opinion after all the reconnaissances. Surveys, test borings and other preliminaries are finished and a board of engineers that includes everybod...