Stories tagged: wood smoke
Wed., April 19, 2017
The Spokane Regional Clean Air Agency has been helping residents replace older, polluting stoves with newer, efficient ones.
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015
Unhealthy levels of pollution from wood smoke are expected in Spokane County this evening, according to the Spokane Regional Clean Air Agency.
Thu., Oct. 22, 2015
Reducing pollution from wood smoke in Idaho’s Silver Valley is the focus of a $2.48 million federal grant.
Sun., Feb. 17, 2013
Jon McCauley can tell you when air pollution is bad. His lungs tighten, his fatigue worsens.
Thu., Nov. 26, 2009
Fir and larch logs blazed in a wood stove as Fred Hauer summarized techniques for a clean, hot-burning fire. He starts by lighting sawdust and paraffin nuggets. When they’re burning, …
Sat., Nov. 17, 2007
The Department of Environmental Quality in Idaho recently completed a grant program to purchase 45 noncertified stoves in Pinehurst, Idaho, as part of its broader efforts to clean up North …
Thu., Nov. 8, 2007
Bill and Phyllis King of Spokane have a fireplace, but like a lot of homeowners, they have converted it to burn natural gas instead. They also have a wood stove. …