Stories tagged: firewood
TUESDAY, DEC. 15, 2015
Off the grid: Helpful tips for cutting, seasoning and storing firewood
Part of a semi-regular series of yarns about living off the grid, even if for a weekend. Never one to scoff at free wood, the recent wind storms created a …
FRIDAY, JULY 25, 2014
Wood-gatherers good for forests
Using a chain saw on National Forest lands can actually be good for the trees. Each year, Inland Northwest residents haul thousands of truckloads of firewood out of local forests. …
TUESDAY, JULY 10, 2012, 1:36 P.M.
Post Falls man dies in wood-gathering accident
A 49-year-old Post Falls man was killed when his vehicle, fully loaded with firewood, rolled over him in Shoshone County on Saturday.
MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2012
Tree-thinning project good for inmates, forest
Toppling trees at Riverside State Park is helping create a healthier forest of native ponderosa pines. The thinning project is also providing work experience for 50 inmates from Airway Heights …