Stories tagged: water restrictions
SATURDAY, MAY 16, 2015
Gov. Inslee declares drought emergency throughout Washington state
OLYMPIA – Washington has a statewide drought emergency that will likely lead some farmers to go without water for their crops and some small water districts to look at reductions …
MONDAY, AUG. 4, 2014, 11:37 A.M.
Cheney imposes water restrictions
The city of Cheney this morning ordered its residents to stop using water for outdoor irrigation of lawns through noon Wednesday.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 6, 2008
Our View: Not too early to take stand on lawn controversy
Anti-lawn activists believe that lawns waste precious water, use health-endangering fertilizer and contribute bad chemicals to community rivers, lakes and water sources. Pro-lawn activists argue that lawn alternatives – wildflowers …