On Tuesday, the state of Washington, a Hanford union and a Hanford watchdog organization said they have tentatively settled a three-year old lawsuit over workers being made sick from toxic vapors from Hanford’s underground tanks.
Wildfire represents both risk and reward for some small communities in Washington. Walking the line between a "good fire" and a "bad fire" can be tricky.
Environment | Water | local | Climate change | Recreation | News | Agriculture
Climate change is forcing us to rethink how we use lakes as water reservoirs. That's creating conflict between east-of-the-Cascades farmers and recreation-seekers from the urban westside.
Environment | local | Animals
Officials shot and killed a cougar suspected of fatally attacking hiker Diana Bober. They're still looking for more.
Science | Environment | local | News
The miniaturization of technology and some clever new machines mean scientists are now getting lots of data — sometimes delivered via phone to the comfort of an office chair.
Environment | local | News | Animals
Wildlife officials shot and killed a mountain lion in the area hiker Diana Bober was attacked. But it may not be the right one.