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During the autumn and winter months, Mount Rainier, a stratovolcano near Tacoma, Washington, blocks the first rays of the Sun as it rises. The effect is what you see here: An expanding shadow cast against clouds tinged in hues of orange and yellow. More »
Photo of Paine Field taken just a few days ago. Many Boeing planes might have been delivered in 2012, but there are still many parked at KPAE. BTW, looking at this photo you have brand new Boeing planes and Mount Rainier in the background. I love living in Seattle. Boeing had a pretty darn [...]
When Sarah and I visited the Pacific Northwest for our first anniversary, we didn’t stay in a hotel for most of the vacation. We camped, using borrowed camping equipment, first on Mount Rainier and then in Olympia National Forest. When we went on our first vacation after having our first child, we didn’t stay in [...]
Civil rights activist and lawyer Lawrence Guyot, who worked beside Fannie Lou Hamer and Medgar Evers, passed away on Nov. 23 at his home in Mount Rainier, Md., reports the Washington Post. Read full article...
Prince George’s County police have charged a D.C. man with the fatal shooting of a 25-year-old in Mount Rainier last week, authorities said Tuesday. Ronald Jefferson Short, 27, is charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of Reginald McNeil, of Fort Washington, who was shot to death Nov. Show More Summary
A man was shot and killed early Wednesday morning in Mount Rainier, and homicide investigators are trying to determine a suspect and motive in the case, authorities said. The incident occurred about 4:40 a.m. in the 3800 block of 37th Street, authorities said. Show More Summary
After two freezing nights trapped 7,000 feet up Washington’s icy Mount Rainier, two close pals are now able to laugh about their experience after telling of their own will power to survive. Derek Tyndall, 21, and his 20-year-old friend Thomas Dale came to the mountain...
Updated at 2:55 p.m. ET: Authorities on Tuesday morning reached two stranded snowboarders, who were lost Sunday in a blizzard on Washington state's Mount Rainier, according to local news reports. The two men, 21-year-old Derek Tyndall and 20-year-old Thomas Dale, are being evalu …
Authorities resumed the search Tuesday morning for two missing snowboarders, who were stranded Sunday in a blizzard on Washington state's Mount Rainier.
Search and rescue crews are looking for two snowboarders who were stranded on Mount Rainier overnight because of blizzard-like conditions. The snowboarders, ages 20 and 21, spoke with rescuers by phone around 7 am on Monday and have been identified as Derek Tyndall and Thomas Dale, reports KING5-TV. The two men went snowboarding on Sunday, [...]Show More Summary
First of all, FUCK. Of course I knew Madonna was in town. I FUCKING KNEW. (That's why Mount Rainier was rumbling and the birds went all quiet.) But after Madonna was done doing whatever it is she does (pissing off Jesus, calling Obama a Muslim, flossing her gap), do you know who she probably went out and played BINGO with or something? That's right. Show More Summary
Prosecutors have dropped the charges against a Mount Rainier man accused of beating a 72-year-old man with a baseball bat last month. They said they even though the victim picked the man’s photo out of a lineup, other evidence led them to charge a different man. Read full article >>
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Park rangers have recovered the bodies of two more climbers believed to have been part of a group of four who perished in an avalanche on Mount Rainier in Washington state in January, National Park Service officials said on Saturday...
Two bodies recovered from Mount Rainier's Paradise Glacier late Friday afternoon are likely members of a group of four climbers that were lost in January, park officials say. The body of a third climber was found nearby in August. Search efforts are continuing. Park officials s …
Rangers say two bodies recovered from a glacier at Mount Rainier are presumed to be among the four climbers who went missing in January.
There's an overwhelming feeling of betrayal in the Emerald City, as the once mighty KMCQ 104.5 ("In the shadow of Mount Rainier" / "Music I enjoy") has switched formats from classic oldies to the lunkhead favorites from nearly the same era. Show More Summary
Authorities on Tuesday recovered a man's body on Mount Rainier after a group of hikers discovered some clothes under rapidly melting snow a day earlier.
Mimi Allin is the Seattle artist who prostrated herself all over Mount Rainier last summer. Now she is going to be roaming up and down Greenwood Avenue embracing telephone poles between 65th and 87th streets, for two hours a day during morning or evening rush hour, three to five times a week for five weeks, starting Friday. Show More Summary