After sealing the kitchen with plastic sheeting, contractor Ben Bersagel removes old windows contaminated with lead from a north Spokane home. Minimizing the spread of lead is a key part of various local programs for low- and moderate-income families. See page C3.
Sept. 11, 2012 in Features, Health on Page C1
To test, or not to test, kids for lead poisoning. In Spokane, the question is put to parents. Unlike some states, Washington requires no blood-lead testing of children before they …