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By Teresa Simpson
Whitman County Gazette 

Grant to fund Little Hangman Creek cleanup

Funds to pay to improve water quality in stream


TEKOA — Better fishing and other recreational opportunities may be on the horizon for Little Hangman Creek.

Last month, the Terry Hussman Account awarded a $50,000 grant to the Pine Creek Conservation for fish restoration, bank stabilization and habitat improvements.

The funds will be used to help clean up bacteria in Little Hangman Creek that make the water risky for people to swim, wade, float or fish in.

Moneys will also be used to create a better forested habitat in an 8-acre segment of the watershed.

“We are working with the Spokane Conservation District on this project.” Pine...

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