Mark Buford leads agency's air quality work.
Incident in early 2015 spurred widespread complaints.
Cherry Point Refinery wants to upgrade coker unit heaters.
Burning wood for home heat may be cheap, but it can also impact health, environment.
Ferndale-area maker of pet products honored for environmental efforts.
Agency’s executive director will retire Dec. 31.
Bellingham is one of only eight cities in the country ranked this year by the American Lung Association as the cleanest for ozone and short-term particle pollution.
We've replaced our 11-year-old website with one that is loaded with graphics and features to better convey local air quality data and improve access to tools and information.
Shell Puget Sound Refinery allegedly took shortcuts in shutting down and decontaminating its east flare system, leading to the release of chemicals that affected hundreds of people.