Stories tagged: Vaagen Brothers
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 8:15 p.m.
Vaagen Brothers Lumber Inc. was the successful bidder on a timber sale aimed at making 604 acres of the Colville National Forest more resilient to wildfires.
Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 7:30 a.m.
The DNR plan points to prescribed burns, thinning and the steady harvesting of small-diameter trees to help restore forest health.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 10:30 p.m.
Fire erupted at a sawmill along U.S. 95 Wednesday morning, sending plumes of black smoke into the air and suspending operations as firefighters arrived.
Tue., June 20, 2017, 6 a.m.
The Vaagen family operates one of the few remaining family-owned sawmills in the West. They plan to be the last one standing by making changes.
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016
A to Z project planned by timber industry, environmentalists and local government has been allowed to go forward, helping preserve jobs and the resource.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 1:09 p.m.
An environmental group trying to stop a logging project on the Colville National Forest was dealt another setback last week, when the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals denied its request …
Sun., Jan. 10, 2016
Allowing company funded environmental reviews opens way to private control of national forests.