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The company that wants to build a coal export terminal in Longview, Washington, is keeping lawyers busy this week on multiple fronts. In recent months, the Millennium Bulk Terminals project has suffered repeated setbacks, mainly in the form of permit denials.

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As signature landmarks go, Seattle has its Space Needle. Newport, Oregon has the Bay Bridge. Astorians are proud of their iconic Column.

And in Longview, Washington, you've got ... well, let's have Norma Davey explain. She is one of the organizers of this year's Squirrel Fest in Longview.

"Here we are standing underneath the historic Nutty Narrows Bridge," she says.

The skybridge is about 60 feet long. It spans a busy, tree-shaded thoroughfare and is just wide enough for... a squirrel.