prevention

CDA company recognized for pollution prevention achievements

Esterline/Advanced Input Systems has been recognized as a Pollution Prevention Champion by the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) for its successful efforts to retrofit its factory floor lighting in its Coeur d'Alene fabrication facility. 

Judge: HHS illegally ended teen pregnancy prevention funding

A federal judge in Washington state ruled Tuesday that the Department of Health and Human Services had illegally ended a federal grant program aimed at curbing teen pregnancy -- the fourth federal judge to rule against the department's decision.

Spotting skin cancer and preventing it

More people are diagnosed with skin cancer in the United States than all other cancers combined. Yet, while the number of skin cancer diagnoses are up, it remains among the most treatable forms of cancer.

Shoshone County working to prevent wildfires

Fire season may be off to a slow start which is giving fire prevention crews in Shoshone County more time to reduce fire dangers around homes and properties thanks to a federally-funded county program.