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Democrats weigh marriage of cap-and-trade with gas tax hike
As wrangling over climate change policy continues, a major transportation package is pronounced dead.
Washington rejects carbon fee
I-1631 campaign organizers say they will continue pushing for a cleaner future.
King County burn ban under way
Other counties across the state have already enacted similar restrictions.
King County considers buying 65,000 acres for conservation
The proposed plan would protect forests, trails, shorelines, and farms.
Plans to open King County coal mine later this year move forward
The Department of the Interior has granted a permit to resume mining at the Black Diamond location.
Can King County win its lawsuit against Big Oil?
Legal experts think past lawsuits against the tobacco industry increase the odds of a favorable outcome.
Olympic National Park Goat Management Plan includes lethal removal
Animal rights organizations oppose killing non-relocated goats, but officials say it will be a last resort.
King County task force to explore solutions to ‘recycling crisis’
With tighter regulations affecting the flow of recyclables in the U.S., officials look for new avenues for the region’s paper waste.
Activists begin collecting signatures for November carbon fee initiative
A carbon fee could be on November’s ballot if supporters of I-1631 gather enough signatures.