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Perhaps Harry Lillo was being wistful on that last day of November 2009.
LEWISTON, Idaho - With a rumble heard 'round the Pacific Northwest, the first ConocoPhillips megaload pulled out of town late Tuesday night and started its three-week trek to Billings. Police cars and pilot vehicles, an ambulance, a pull truck, a push truck and half a dozen pickups made up the official convoy, which quickly stretched out to a couple of miles long. The curious, the doubters and the fervently hopeful tagged along in their own rigs into the cold, clear night along the northern bank of Idaho's Clearwater River.
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