Because of the need to maintain social and physical distancing this Memorial Day, there will be no formal parades or other such events where many people gather. Yet at home as families, we can remember those who paid the ultimate price for our country.
As a young meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Seattle, I was on duty that fateful Sunday morning working the aviation forecast desk.
Tim Hunter of KRKO weighs in on his experience from when Mt. Saint Helens erupted 40 years ago.