Phyllis Kardos

Courtesy of Silver Valley Community Resource Center

Earth Day will be formally celebrated on Thursday, April 22.

Three Inland Northwest environmental groups that share a common focus are combining their efforts to sponsor an early celebration.

Courtesy of Mary Kuney

Much of the attention for Tuesday’s primary election in Washington has gone to the nine statewide races. But the election also helped counties around the state narrow the fields for local county commission races.

Selkirk Conservation Alliance

Washington Governor Jay Inslee has sent a letter to PacWest Silicon, the company that hopes to build a silicon smelter in Pend Oreille County, asking for better communication from the company about its intentions.