Bellevue Schools Retesting Water For LeadTests found unsafe levels of lead in at least one water fixture or fountain in almost every Bellevue school building over a decade ago. The district will retest for lead. It was reported earlier that tests found an unsafe amount of lead, only upon review was it discovered the tests were over ten years old.
13 Tacoma Schools Now Found With Lead In WaterOngoing reviews of old water quality tests reveal another elementary school with unsafe levels of lead in certain sources of drinking water, Tacoma schools officials say.
Govenor Inslee Expands Drought Emergency DeclarationCiting projections that say this summer will have the lowest snowmelt in 64 years, Gov. Jay Inslee has expanded the state's month-old drought emergency declaration.
House Endorses Water Deal For FlatheadMontana representatives have endorsed a negotiation decades in the making to settle the use of water on and around the Flathead Reservation.
5 Fun Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For KidsBeat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.
Adding Sprinkler Systems: What You Need To KnowInstalling the right sprinkler system can save time and money, as well as conserve energy and water output. It can also increase the lushness and health of your lawn. Ready to get started?
Running Tough Mudder? Beware Not To Ingest The WaterMany people these days are participating in 'tough mudders' to stay fit in a fun way. But they may want to practice keeping their mouths shut.
The World's Biggest Ship GraveyardNouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they've brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.
The World’s Most Incredible Underwater Hotel RoomsIf you're looking for an unusual tropical vacation this time around, check out the world's most incredible underwater hotel rooms.
Fire Lends Ore. Town's Water Smoky Taste And Smell Residents of an Oregon town on the Columbia River gorge have complained about a smoky taste and smell in their water.
Woman Living Off Only Water, Sunlight For 6 MonthsA 65-year-old Seattle woman is attempting to live off just water and sunlight for the next six months.
Portland, Ore., Rejecting Water Fluoridation The mayor of Portland, Ore., has conceded defeat in an effort to add fluoride to the city's drinking water.