Crews worked to clear the railroad tracks on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 after police removed protesters.
Crews worked to clear the railroad tracks on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 after police removed protesters. Steve Bloom sbloom@theolympian.com
Crews worked to clear the railroad tracks on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 after police removed protesters. Steve Bloom sbloom@theolympian.com

The tracks are clear, but there’s no resolution to Olympia’s fracking-related problem

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