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Wednesday, April 24, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Lung Diseases Exceed Averages

Spokane’s asthma rate is higher than the national average, and a likely cause is the area’s dirty air, says an Eastern Washington University researcher. Spokane’s emphysema and chronic bronchitis cases …

But North Idaho Can Breathe A Sigh Of Relief

If Spokane is a leader for bad air, North Idaho is its sweet cousin. There are problems with particulates in the Coeur d’Alene-Post Falls area, Sandpoint and Pinehurst. The latter …

Wood-Burning Advisory

For Monday, Nov. 27 Sandpoint - Green Kootenai County - Green Pinehurst Valley - Green Green: No restrictions. Yellow: Voluntary restrictions on uncertified devices. Discontinue wood burning until conditions improve. …

Air Pollution Reports

A total of 13 air quality complaints were reported to the Spokane County Air Pollution Control Authority between Nov. 13 and Nov. 19. The most common complaint, open fire, was …