July 7, 2018

With the clock ticking on the deadline for public comments, an article puts the draft environmental impact statement on the Icicle in context.

June 1, 2018

The Icicle Work Group has released a Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (DPEIS) covering its comprehensive and controversial proposals in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness.

Mar. 18, 2018

The old dam on Eightmile Lake needs to be replaced right away, the Icicle Peshastin irrigation district claims.

Mar. 14, 2018

Concerns about the Icicle await two big events that could certainly shape its future.  Both involve environmental reviews by different agencies at different stages under different laws.

Jan. 17, 2018

Washington’s Legislature may be on the verge of undoing the effects of a Washington Supreme Court decision, which indirectly could affect the Icicle.

Jan. 11, 2018

Revised plans for a valve that could withdraw water from Snow Lake 60% faster than now continue to dominate the Icicle debate.

Dec. 27, 2017

Federal agencies that control Snow Lake dam are sticking with their plan for a bigger valve to allow higher discharge rates.

Nov. 17, 2017

After strong criticism of its earlier Environmental Assessment, the Bureau of Reclamation will reopen public comments and may revise its assessment for a large valve at Snow Lake.

Nov. 15, 2017

The Icicle Work Group is being chastised for inaccuracies in its public remarks.

Nov. 10, 2017

Two guest editorials in the Wenatchee World highlight the differences over proposals to dam or divert more water in the Icicle.