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Economy & Jobs

The Impacts of a Grays Harbor Oil Spill, in 13 Slides

How Big Oil jeopardizes Washington coastal tourism and the Quinault Nation.

What Oil Trains Threaten in Grays Harbor

Crude-by-rail terminals could mean steep costs to the local ecology.

Where Do Pollution, Poverty, and Race Come Together?

How can we make sure that when polluters pay, money goes to the Washington communities that need it most?

HALA and the $100,000 Question

What kind of city does Seattle want to be?

Weekend Reading 5/1/15

The real bee emergency, mapping BC's clean energy economy, and more.

Event: New Energy for a New Day

The promise of a post-carbon economy for Washington state.

Event: Southwest Washington—the Oil Industry’s Sacrifice Zone?

Eric de Place and Vancouver area experts discuss Big Oil's designs on the city.

Event: Innovative Solutions to Money in Politics

How Oregonians can reclaim democracy.

Weekend Reading 1/2/15

Tour the first tiny house, "Skynet Marshmallow Bumper Bots," and more.

The Top 14 of 2014

From traffic trends to greenways to oil trains, your top read posts of 2014.