Power has been restored to a radio transmission tower that serves Pierce County police, fire and other emergency services east of Wilkeson. The station’s power supply comes from two diesel generators fueled from 6,000 gallon tanks, at left. Fuel line failures caused the station to lose power last month.
Power has been restored to a radio transmission tower that serves Pierce County police, fire and other emergency services east of Wilkeson. The station’s power supply comes from two diesel generators fueled from 6,000 gallon tanks, at left. Fuel line failures caused the station to lose power last month. Washington state Department of Ecology Courtesy
Power has been restored to a radio transmission tower that serves Pierce County police, fire and other emergency services east of Wilkeson. The station’s power supply comes from two diesel generators fueled from 6,000 gallon tanks, at left. Fuel line failures caused the station to lose power last month. Washington state Department of Ecology Courtesy

How to clean up a diesel spill at 4,000 feet? Wait till spring.

March 10, 2017 9:00 AM

More Videos

  • An underground drone flight from the Space Needle to CenturyLink Field

    Now that the tunneling machine Bertha’s work is complete, it’s possible to fly a drone with a video camera from end-to-end inside Seattle’s SR 99 tunnel. In two minutes, you’ll see two miles of ongoing construction work. The upper roadway of the tunnel’s double-deck highway is more than 85% complete. Up next? Installation of the lower roadway, and all the systems it takes to operate a modern tunnel. Video courtesy of WSDOT.