Photo for the Inlander of restaurant supply waste for a story about what some Spokane, WA restaurants are trying to do about that. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/restaurants-produce-a-lot-of-waste-heres-how-some-in-spokane-are-working-to-curb-their-impacts/Content?oid=13006702
Vehicles heading north on N. Division St. cross E. Main Ave. as pedestrians walk by in Spokane, WA this evening. Regional wildfires have resulted in an air quality index of “very unhealthy” for the city.
Here’s the smoky view north of the tree line in the Kendall Yards and West Central neighborhoods from the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture in Spokane, WA.
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Here’s a photo of the smoky scene viewing west at the Spokane River on N. Greene St. in Spokane, WA.
Here are photos from last Thursday for the Inlander’s story about how perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) from Fairchild Air Force Base contaminated water wells in the neighborhood immediately to the east of the base in Spokane County, Wash. The base used firefighting foam containing PFOA and PFOS from 1970-2016. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/dont-drink-the-water/Content?oid=4133868
In this photo for Cityvision magazine, Rosalia Mayor Nanette Konishi poses for a photograph, back in September, with a 2014 Ford C-Max Hybrid Energi, owned by a local resident. Avista Utilities will install two electric vehicle charging units at the town’s welcome center. https://www.awcnet.org/Portals/0/Documents/Publications/Cityvision/2016/Cityvision0916.pdf. The story is on page 18.
Here’s a photo for the Inlander’s give guide issue this week of Dylan Stiegemeier, winner of the Inlander’s Peirone Prize for his conservation based organization The Theodores, and his 7 month old daughter Louisa at the Spokane River near their Post Falls, Idaho home. http://www.inlander.com/spokane/dylan-stiegemeier/Content?oid=2866061