Monthly Archives: October 2015

Three PUD employees remain at Harborview Medical Center

October 12, 2015 Three PUD employees remain at Harborview Medical Center EPHRATA, Wash. —   Three employees remain at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle following last week’s accident at Grant PUD’s Priest Rapids Dam which hospitalized six power-plant electricians and operators. … Continue reading

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Support Fund Established at Granco Credit Union

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 9, 2015 Support Fund Established at Granco Credit Union EPHRATA, Wash. —   A support fund has been established at Granco in Ephrata, Washington for injured employees and their families resulting from recent events at Priest Rapids … Continue reading

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Update on Priest Rapids Dam Electrical Equipment Failure

EPHRATA, Wash. —   On Thursday Oct. 8, an electrical equipment failure was reported in the powerhouse at Grant PUD’s Priest Rapids Dam. As a result of the equipment failure, six employees sustained various levels of injury. As of 8 a.m. … Continue reading

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Employees injured during explosion at Priest Rapids Dam

October 8, 2015 EPHRATA, Wash. —  (Updated with new information at 7:00 p.m.) At approximately 4:15 p.m. today an explosion was reported at Priest Rapids Dam along the Columbia River. At this point there are six confirmed employees with various … Continue reading

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New Wanapum Heritage Center to open on Oct. 15

Grand opening for facility, located near Priest Rapids Dam, is Oct. 15 at 10 a.m.  MATTAWA, Wash.— The grand opening for the new Wanapum Heritage Center, located near Priest Rapids Dam, is Thursday, Oct. 15 at 10 a.m. Following a … Continue reading

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