Stories tagged: report
UPDATED: Sun., April 23, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
American Lung Association report: Wildfires hurt Western Montana air quality
Montana is called Big Sky Country due to its wide-open spaces and clear sky, but there are times when wildfires, geography and weather patterns combine to make the air in …
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 1 a.m.
Report: Carbon emissions flat in last three years
Worldwide emissions of heat-trapping carbon dioxide have flattened out in the past three years, a new study showed Monday, raising hopes that the world is nearing a turning point in …
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 11:40 a.m.
U.N. peacekeepers fled, used tear gas on South Sudan civilians, report says
A new report says United Nations peacekeepers fled their posts when fighting erupted in South Sudan’s capital in July, then used tear gas on frightened civilians who sought shelter within …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 9:17 p.m.
75 percent of Americans plan to work in retirement
When it comes to retirement, a whopping 75 percent of Americans say they plan to work “as long as possible” in retirement, according to a new report from Bankrate.com.
Thu., July 14, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
Report: Department of Energy fails to protect nuclear whistleblowers
The DOE’s nuclear program almost never holds its civilian contractors accountable for unlawful retaliation against whistleblowers, according to a highly critical Government Accountability Office report released Thursday, July 14, 2016.
Tue., May 10, 2016, 6:04 p.m.
Report: Anti-bullying policies should be preventive
WASHINGTON – Zero-tolerance policies are ineffective in combating bullying, an independent government advisory group says in urging schools to take a more preventative approach that includes teaching tolerance to address …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 10:02 a.m.
Idaho officials can’t be counted on to not sell off state lands, group says
A Wilderness Society report issued Wednesday says Idaho officials have sold 1.7 million acres of endowment land since statehood, or about 41 percent of state-owned property.
Fri., May 6, 2011, midnight
Hunting and fishing
Fly fishing The Bitterroot River in Montana is one of the few fishable rivers right now. It has been very good. The Clark Fork could be blown out by the …
Fri., April 22, 2011, midnight
Hunting and fishing
Fly fishing Pat Way at Northwest Outfitters in Coeur d’Alene says there has been a lot of insect activity on the Coeur d’Alene and the St. Joe rivers, and cool …
Wed., Jan. 26, 2011, 10:16 p.m.
Valley ‘device’ turns out to be a handbag
Spokane Valley police responded to a possible suspicious device left at Sprague Avenue and Thierman Road tonight and instead found a large handbag.