National Park Set to Re-open After Deluge Last fall, nearly 18 inches of rain fell at Mount Rainier National Park in less than 36 hours. The deluge caused millions of dollars in damage, forcing the park to close for the first time in a quarter-century. After thousands of hours of repair and reconstruction, the park will re-open May 5.
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National Park Set to Re-open After Deluge

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National Park Set to Re-open After Deluge

National Park Set to Re-open After Deluge

National Park Set to Re-open After Deluge

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Last fall, nearly 18 inches of rain fell at Mount Rainier National Park in 36 hours. The deluge caused $36 million in damage, forcing the park to close for the first time in a quarter-century. After thousands of hours of repair and reconstruction, the park will re-open May 5.

From member station KPLU in Seattle, Liam Moriarty has a report.