The districtís lawyer told commissioners the Bureau of Reclamation, which is part of the Interior Department, wonít permit the water to be used while growing the drug remains a federal crime.
The Daily Record reports the irrigation districtís water comes from Yakima River Basin reservoirs.
More Northwest Headlines
Stanwood man pleads guilty to stealing from Swinomish tribe GOP lawmakers want Washington to look at Planned Parenthood Poll: Just 30 percent inclined to re-elect Gov. Inslee Death penalty dropped from Carnation killings trial Salvation Army sets up charging ports for Portland homeless Spokane criminal faces 30th felony charge Police: Couple charged in Seattle dog fighting operation Activists rappel off Oregon bridge to stop Shell icebreaker
Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.