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A fish tale

Koi fish swept away in February flood returned home

DAYTON–The recent flood of 2020 set the tone for this new decade with one happy ending. During the flood on February 6, Clark and Shannon Simpfendrefer's backyard filled with the Patit Creek and Touchet River covering what once was an enjoyable back yard with a fish pond.

When the water receded, four Koi, two which were 13 and 14 years old, were swept into the river channel. The Simpfenderfer fami...