Mt Saint Helens – A Weather Perspective

May 18th marks the 40th anniversary of the eruption of Mt St Helens. As a young meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Seattle, I was on duty that fateful Sunday morning working the aviation forecast desk. At that time, we were a state... Read More.

Mt Vernon Library Allows to Borrow Discovery Passes

Beginning this spring, Check Out Washington is launching a pilot program that will allow select libraries to let you borrow Discovery Passes. Included in those libraries are Pierce County and Spokane city and county as well. Discovery Passes allow for vehicle access for parks and... Read More.

Rescue from Mt. Pilchuck

From the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office: Rescue from Mt. Pilchuck On Tuesday, June 6th, Search and Rescue volunteers from Snohomish County Volunteer Search and Rescue rescued a woman from the West side of Mt.... Read More.