air quality http://www.kplu.org en Enviro Group Pushing Gov. Inslee To Adopt Clean Fuels Standard http://www.kplu.org/post/enviro-group-pushing-gov-inslee-adopt-clean-fuels-standard <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The environmental group Climate Solutions</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;is urging Gov. Jay&nbsp;</span>Inslee<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;to exercise his executive power to adopt a clean fuels standard.</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The group's leaders spoke to reporters on Thursday in hopes of adding momentum to their efforts to</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;follow in the footsteps of California and British Columbia</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 01:10:24 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 14232 at http://www.kplu.org Sorry, Skiers: After Recent Cold Snap, A 'Boring' Weekend Forecast http://www.kplu.org/post/sorry-skiers-after-recent-cold-snap-boring-weekend-forecast <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Our drier-than-usual fall is coming to a mild end as we return to the "old boring stuff," says&nbsp;</span>KPLU<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;weather expert Cliff Mass.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">And that means a relatively dry weekend that’s much warmer than the last.</span></p><p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 19:12:21 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 11672 at http://www.kplu.org Sorry, Skiers: After Recent Cold Snap, A 'Boring' Weekend Forecast As Air Quality Dips, a Warning for Your Health http://www.kplu.org/post/air-quality-dips-warning-your-health <p>The spectacular sunsets we've been enjoying recently have a downside: they’re indicators of increasing air pollution.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Pollution has risen to unhealthy levels around Puget Sound this week.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">State health officials say pollution often goes up in the winter.</span></p><p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:45:40 +0000 Ed Ronco 11445 at http://www.kplu.org As Air Quality Dips, a Warning for Your Health