The Methow Valley is nothing less than a national treasure [“Canadian company hopes to find copper in Methow Valley,” Local News, July 5]. I have hunted, fished, camped and hiked up and down the beautiful valley for almost 70 years and know it well. If you have never been there, put a visit…More
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The article “City Light leader fell for ‘Indian’ copper con” made me wonder: If the citizens of Seattle cannot entrust Seattle City Light Superintendent Jorge Carrasco to keep 20 tons of copper safe, how are we to believe he is keeping secure billions of dollars worth of dams? For this the mayor is planing on giving him a…More
Protect jobs Your editorial about Bristol Bay and the Pebble copper mine was biased and naive [“Editorial: Protect Bristol Bay,” Opinion, June 2]. The environment absolutely needs protection, but people need jobs, too. You completely ignored a study that shows Pebble could create 16,000 high-paying jobs across the country, and because the supplies would mostly be…More