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What's with the smoke lately?


Last updated 10/24/2018 at 9:46am

If you’ve noticed a bit of smoke in the air, there’s a chance it’s from controlled burns performed by the Colville Tribes.

Acting “fuels manager” for the Colville Tribes, John Elliott explained in a phone call to The Star that the burns should be finished before Thanksgiving.

“At that time it’s usually getting too cold to have a lot of success burning,” Elliott said. “At the...

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