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Crack found in dam in Washington State, authorities lower water levels

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SEATTLE - A 65-foot-long crack has appeared along the base of a dam in Washington state, posing no danger to the public but prompting utility managers to lower water levels to assess needed repairs, a utility spokesman said.

The 2-inch-wide crack appeared in the spillway of the 8,320-feet-long Wanapum Dam, a large

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