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23 arrested at weekend Gorge music festival

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EPHRATA, Wash. (AP) - Grant County sheriff's deputies arrested 23 people during the Paradiso electronic dance music festival over the weekend at the Gorge Amphitheater at George.
    
That was about the same number as last year.
    
The Ephrata news website iFIBER One News reports (http://bit.ly/1lsONPS) most arrests were drug-related and two were for vandalism.
    
The number of people calling for help declined from 87 last year to 76, with calls for trespassing, fraud, theft and traffic accidents.
    
More than 25,000 attended the two-day festival, and the sheriff's office says most were polite and just wanted to have a good time.

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