Stories tagged: HiTest Silicon
Tue., April 24, 2018
Residents fighting a Northeast Washington silicon smelter are challenging the sale of public land to HiTest Sand, the Alberta company trying to build the smelter.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 6:58 p.m.
The Kalispel Tribe wrote a letter to Gov. Jay Inslee opposing a proposed silicon smelter in Newport. The tribe is concerned about smelter emissions and a $300,000 state grant awarded …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
Last year, a Canadian company announced plans to build a $325 million silicon smelter in northeast Washington, which would bring about 150 permanent jobs to the area. But some local …