What To See This Month In The Night’s Sky

August in the North Sound usually offers a great number of clear nights to observe the sky filled with planets and stars, and there is much to see this month. In other words, it's the perfect time to catch "shooting stars". It's a great... Read More.

Mt. Vernon Walmart Shooting

As many of you have heard, there was a late-night shooting incident last night at the Mt. Vernon Walmart store. "A couple of individuals were in the store when another group showed up," police Chief Chris Cammock said this morning. "They ran into each... Read More.

U.S. Vs European Weather Supercomputers – The Next Move

The battle of the faster weather forecast supercomputers across ‘the pond’ continues and has taken a turn in favor of the U.S. NOAA – the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Weather Service (NWS) began this month running its U.S. weather forecast models on... Read More.

More Glacier Peak Earthquake Sensors Approved

The U.S. Forest Service (USFS) just gave the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) permits to install four new seismometers on Glacier Peak. The volcano deep within the Cascades currently has only one seismometer and is the least monitored volcano in the entire mountain range from... Read More.