Stories tagged: Milk
UPDATED: Tue., July 2, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
Coffee bars are popping in high schools, and not just because students want to cram for tests
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
Three environmental groups have sued two dairy farms in Washington state, claiming they have polluted and mishandled animal waste.
Mon., May 20, 2019, 6 a.m.
The second-largest dairy in the country began in Spokane with the 1888 arrival of two brothers, George and David Brown.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 6:58 a.m.
100 years ago in Spokane: Report in S-R about travel record between Latah and Spokane lands driver in front of judge
A report in The Spokesman-Review backfired on Joseph S. Bain, of the Eldridge-Buick Company in Spokane.
Sat., May 11, 2019
Owners of dairy cows in cities were learning of a recently-passed state law that created significant obstacles for them to continue selling milk.
Tue., April 30, 2019
Spokane milkmen were on the verge of a strike.
Mon., April 8, 2019, 5:07 p.m.
SAN DIEGO – On a chilly, breezy morning at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, an African elephant named Umngani was ready to nurse her hungry calf, Mkhaya. But first …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Dairy farmers in the Lower Yakima Valley are continuing to dig out from Saturday’s snowstorm.
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 3:29 p.m.
Stromberg is there to retrieve a breast milk sample for the zoo’s exotic animal milk collection, the largest U.S. repository of its kind.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 7:54 p.m.
A company wants to alter farm animals by adding and subtracting genetic traits in a lab. It sounds like science fiction, but Recombinetics sees opportunity for its technology in the …
Sat., July 21, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
Can you call it “milk” if it didn’t come from a mammalian breast? That’s a question the Food and Drug Administration plans to take up soon.
Sat., July 14, 2018, 4:45 a.m.
A one word substitution in last Saturday’s print edition of this column launched a lively social media discussion on fake foods.
Tue., June 12, 2018, 8:10 p.m.
Idaho Milk Products announced a $26 million expansion to its facility in Jerome.
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 9:48 a.m.
The state Department of Agriculture is advising consumers not to drink raw milk from Pride and Joy Dairy in Granger after a sample of the milk tested positive for salmonella.
UPDATED: Mon., July 10, 2017, 4:41 p.m.
A woman and her mother beat her girlfriend’s 3-year-old boy with a plastic rod and then threw him across a room because he drank milk from a jug, authorities said …
Mon., June 12, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
Conagra is recalling more than 700,000 pounds of spaghetti and meatball products because they were misbranded and contain milk, an allergen that wasn’t listed on the label.
UPDATED: Wed., April 26, 2017, 3:09 p.m.
With a tweet on Tuesday morning, President Donald Trump told Wisconsin dairy farmers-and the world-that America “will not stand for” the Canadian policies he says are hurting U.S. exports:
Wed., April 26, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: Retailers accuse wholesalers of driving up prices; barbers demand shorter workday
The soaring price of food, driven up by wartime shortages, continued to dominate the news.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
The Cozy Vale Creamery has issued a recall of raw milk after state Department of Agriculture inspectors discovered E. coli contamination in a sample.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 12:08 p.m.
A Toppenish dairy is recalling some of its organic raw milk after state Department of Agriculture inspectors recently found E. coli bacteria in raw milk products sold by the company.
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 3:36 p.m.
Arden Tewksbury has been a dairy farmer in northeast Pennsylvania for most of his 83 years. He’s also an agricultural activist who’s part of a movement to try to stop …
Fri., April 15, 2016, 8:37 a.m.
As farmers gear up for spring planting, those who sell crops on the commodities markets stand to lose buckets of money from low prices that are beyond their control.
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016
What every mom and every dad should say today, along with eat those veggies, should be, stop drinking your calories.
Sun., April 20, 2014, 2:24 p.m.
With milk prices steadily rising in recent months, Whatcom County dairy farmers are finding themselves in the unusual position of earning enough to rebuild savings accounts and pay back loans …
Fri., April 1, 2011
The detection of trace amounts of radioactive isotope iodine-131 this week in milk being sold in Spokane has raised anew questions about the extent of radiation exposure from the Japanese …
Thu., March 31, 2011, 6:52 p.m.
The detection of trace amounts radioactive isotope Iodine-131 this week in milk being sold in Spokane has raised anew questions about the extent of radiation exposure from the Japan nuclear …
Thu., March 31, 2011
Consumers were told Wednesday not to worry about low levels of radiation found by federal health and safety regulators testing milk samples in Spokane. “After the disaster in Japan, many …
Wed., May 20, 2009
“C’mon girls. C’mon,” Mike Vieira calls out his evening invitation to the ladies in black and white at Spokane’s Family Farm. “C’mon,” he repeats, walking into the pasture, “C’mon. Let’s …