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WWU battles persistent sewage leak affecting Outback Farm

Efforts continue to seal aging, leaking pipes in 60-year-old system

A student walks toward the foggy gated entrance of the Outback farm.
A student walks toward a gated entrance of the Outback farm Tuesday (Isaac Stone Simonelli/Cascadia Daily News)
By Isaac Stone Simonelli Enterprise/Investigations Reporter
The flow of raw sewage contaminating part of Western Washington University’s stormwater system was
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