Cutting the Crap
China is cracking down on contaminated recyclables, which could mean big changes for the Pacific Northwest
By Samantha Wohlfeil
Tags: News, ENVIRONMENT
Don't Drink the Water
For now, the Air Force is providing water for residents near Fairchild whose wells have been contaminated, but then what?
Tags: News, Environment
The evidence is thin that uncovered coal trains pose a unique health hazard to Spokane
By Daniel Walters
Tags: News, Coal trains, Oil trains, environment, BNSF, Spokane, Columbia River Basin, news
How the oil mess under Hillyard will be fixed without sending the North Spokane Corridor soaring over Market Street
Tags: News, Hillyard, Transportation, Environment, News
A Win for Everyone
The water protectors at Standing Rock achieve an important victory
By Tara Dowd
Tags: Comment, Comment, Environment
Spokane voters will consider fines on oil and coal trains on November's ballot
Cause For Alarm
Residents of a remote part of Stevens County say something is making them sick, but no one is sure exactly what it is
By Jake Thomas
Beneath the Surface
Will changing conditions in Lake Coeur d'Alene stir up its toxic history?
Shroom for Improvement
Are mushrooms the solution to one of Spokane's most nagging pollution problems?
Grazed and Confused
Washington regulators won a case confirming their authority over ranchers, but advocates say the state has been cowed
Uranium mining left a scar on the Spokane Tribe's land and a legacy of health problems; do current cleanup plans do enough?
Tags: News In Health, ENVIRONMENT
This is How it Should Work
Protecting clean water by reducing regulation
By John T. Reuter
Tags: Comment, Environment, commentators
Feds will continue protecting woodland caribou
By Heidi Groover
Tags: News, Politics, caribou, idaho, environment, News, Politics
Spokane County either won a major victory, or suffered a devastating defeat, over their wastewater treatment plan
Tags: News, Environment, Spokane County, News
Day laborers being used as pro-coal placeholders for today's public hearing
By Joe O'Sullivan
Tags: News, coal trains, environment, spokane coal trains, eis public hearing, alliance for nw jobs and exports, News
CITY HALL EYEBALL: Spokane to get hearing on coal
Tags: News, city hall eyeball, coal trains, environment, spokane, coal shipment facilities, global warming, train traffic, army corps, News
Why we wrote this week's story about climate change
Tags: News, environment, global warming, climate change, politics, scorched earth, doomsday, News
The Last of the Herd
Idaho's fight over endangered caribou, property rights and the role of federal government.
Tags: News, caribou, idaho, drama!, environment, animals, Video
Coal Trains Coming
The Environmental Protection Agency weighs in on coal dust. Plus, a peace protest turns into pandemonium in Colville.
Tags: News, environment, coal, energy, colville
It's Not About the Footprint
It's also the handprint
By Joel Smith
Tags: News, earth day, earth day 2012, environment
You're Wasting Too Much
A couple goes garbage-less for a year and lives to make a movie about it.
By Mike Bookey
Tags: News, environment, earth day, earth day 2012
Hybrids Aren't The Answer
Maybe if you're going to buy a new car anyway. Otherwise, look elsewhere.
By Chris Stein
Big Business (Enviromentally Friendly)
Three local businesses making green.
Pay Attention to the Context
The details of environmentalism can be as important as the big picture.
Solar Isn't The Solution
Solar panels and fancy windows are only the most expensive ways to save energy at home.
Ami Strahan confronts life on her own after losing her husband to freak accident, then her son at the Freeman High School shooting
Written about a teenage confidential informant, bounty hunters and a train hopper who lost his…
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on Aug 21, 2019
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Messy's Burgers serves up classic American fare of burgers, dogs and more in Spirit Lake, Idaho
By Carrie Scozzaro
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