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Investigation of county landfill contamination should end this fall


WILLMAR -- The investigation of a large plume of groundwater contamination that originated at the Kandiyohi County landfill should be wrapped up this fall.

Gary Gilbert from Environmental Concepts and Design told the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday that work will continue this summer with the drilling of 10 more monitoring wells and additional borings that will be placed in and around the boundaries of the mile-long plume.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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