Stories tagged: PNWER
THURSDAY, JULY 16, 2009
Officials urge feds to contain invasive species
BOISE – Lawmakers from states and Canadian provinces throughout the Northwest are sending a sharply worded letter to the U.S. secretary of the interior and the Canadian minister of fisheries …
TUESDAY, JULY 14, 2009, 5:35 P.M.
Winter Olympics could be boon for region
The 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver will be an economic boon at a time when one is badly needed, Canada’s minister of state for sport told officials from throughout the …
TUESDAY, JULY 14, 2009, 4:13 P.M.
NW energy resources form the ‘Middle East of North America’
The Pacific Northwest, on both sides of the Canadian border, is the “Middle East of North America” when it comes to energy resources, experts say, and it will eventually supply …
TUESDAY, JULY 14, 2009
Tighter border hurts economy, officials say
BOISE – Officials and experts from the United States and Canada say a U.S. border policy driven by concerns about terrorism and problems at the Mexico border is hurting Pacific …