Stories tagged: HiTest
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
About 100 people turned out for Tuesday’s public hearing on a silicon smelter proposed for the Newport area, with many raising concerns about the project.
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: Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 7:05 p.m.
The company proposing to build a silicon smelter near Newport will pay $1 million for studies about the smelter’s effect on the electrical grid.