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Gorge Amphitheater planning expansion!

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© The Gorge Amphitheater at Watershed 2014, courtesy of Spokane Photographer, Gary Peterson. © The Gorge Amphitheater at Watershed 2014, courtesy of Spokane Photographer, Gary Peterson.

EPHRATA, Wash. (AP) - The Grant County Planning Commission is recommending a master plan permit process for the planned expansion of the Gorge Amphitheater near Quincy.

The company that runs the concert venue, Life Nation, wants to add more camping space, restaurants and cabins.

KNDO reports (http://bit.ly/1oGPLgX) local residents say concert-goers already overload local services.

The planning commission voted Wednesday to recommend the county allow the master plan application.

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