Stories tagged: preservation
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 10:18 a.m.
President Obama expands Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument
President Barack Obama has expanded the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument in southwestern Oregon to protect its rich biodiversity. The expansion announced Thursday adds about 48,000 acres to a landscape of rich …
Thu., Oct. 8, 2009
Makeover turns home into national contender
The granite house with the broad front porch and the spiked turret was built in Spokane’s Logan neighborhood in 1901. It’s a funky blend of architectural styles, and like so …
Mon., Oct. 5, 2009, 10:18 a.m.
Preservation group seeks votes to win contest
The Spokane Preservation Advocates organization is asking for help to win a national photo contest on preservation.
Tue., Jan. 6, 2009
Bush to designate marine monuments
WASHINGTON – Parts of three remote and uninhabited Pacific island chains are being set aside by President Bush as national monuments to protect them from oil and gas extraction and …