polution http://kplu.org en Judge to consider cross-border Columbia River pollution case http://kplu.org/post/judge-consider-cross-border-columbia-river-pollution-case YAKIMA, Wash. - Wednesday, a federal judge in Yakima will consider a long-running case about cross border pollution in the Columbia River. The Colville Tribes and the state of Washington are trying to force cleanup of heavy metals dumped in the river for nearly a hundred years by a Canadian smelter.<p>Lawyers for Teck Metals, the Colville Tribes and state of Washington have agreed on some basic facts. Wed, 10 Oct 2012 15:42:29 +0000 6665 at http://kplu.org Judge to consider cross-border Columbia River pollution case