Grant County places ban on sky lantern usage

TRI-CITY HERALDMay 15, 2013 

Grant County commissioners have placed a ban on the lighting or release of sky lanterns, effective June 1.

The ban will be in effect in the unincorporated areas of Grant County. If a sky lantern is lit or released, the person will be fined between $150 between $500.

The ban was put in place to reduce the risk of fire.

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