Stories tagged: landfill
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 10:43 a.m.
Crews search for man buried in trash, dirt at landfill
Crews are searching for a Pennsylvania landfill worker who was buried when a mound of garbage and dirt slid down onto him.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 4 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene hopes to keep some glass containers out of landfill
Bottles and jars have gone straight to the dump for almost nine years in Kootenai County. The city of Coeur d’Alene is looking to keep some of that glass out …
Mon., March 25, 2013
Officials seek alternatives to burning off landfill’s methane output
As the innards of Spokane’s Southside Landfill continue to break down, it is producing less methane. That’s a positive and expected development. It’s also a problem as city officials try …
Tue., Aug. 24, 2010, 8:32 a.m.
Once bound for Washington, Hawaii trash piles up
HONOLULU — Gigantic piles of shrink-wrapped garbage have been moldering in the heat of a Hawaii industrial park for more than five months, waiting for a place to be shipped.
Sun., Aug. 15, 2010
Comments sought on Priest River landfill cleanup
A draft plan for cleanup of a former Priest River landfill is open for public comment.