SPOKANE, Wa. -- When Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) landed in eastern Washington yesterday, a light brown haze and a smell of smoke permeated the air. His plane landed with the warning that the raging forest fires of the Pacific Northwest had limited visibility. Signs along the roads warned of the fire danger, or thanked the […]
The massive fire burning in north-central Washington is now the largest in state history. Okanogan Fire: Wildfires are scorching the Pacific Northwest, and the largest of them is the Okanogan Complex Fire. Similar concerns existed in Southern California, where temperatures up to 106 were forecast for interior valleys and deserts – conditions that could accelerate
Strong winds and dry weather have fuelled fires in the US Pacific Northwest – but the weather may finally be turning in firefighters' favour
Pacific Northwest weddings are characterized by the incredible natural backdrop of the land, making the Columbia Gorge a perfect setting for a styled shoot. Angela Shae was inspired by the ombre look of the rocks and Oregon sunset when styling this romantic scene. Show More Summary
We always like checking out the Ralph Anderson homes that hit the market around Seattle but the noted Pacific Northwest architect did plenty of work outside of the city as well. Like the 3-BR, 2.25-bath home he designed in...
Massive forest fires continue to threaten homes and lives across the Pacific Northwest, and on Saturday the AP reported on emergency response efforts in central and eastern Washington state. Accompanying the story was the photo above, in which an Okanogan, Washington man named Brad Craig thanks firefighters for saving his home. Show More Summary
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Dozens of wildfires continued to ravage the Pacific Northwest, particularly Washington state, as more firefighting equipment and manpower arrived from across the nation over the weekend.
The wildfires in the west have been increasing in both frequency and size. The current massive wildfire has burned over one million acres in the pacific northwest. Hundreds of homes have been engulfed while thousands more are currently being threatened. Show More Summary
There’s a dangerous combination of weather factors in the Pacific Northwest this summer, as is clearly evidenced by the toll being taken by the Washington wildfires currently ravaging the state. This afternoon, President Barack Obama...Show More Summary
Emergency officials extended evacuation orders to two more towns threatened by a deadly array of wildfires in north-central Washington state as dozens of blazes swirled across the drought-parched Pacific Northwest and surrounding regions. President Barack Obama signed...Show More Summary
A wet spring and early summer has, so far this year, protected Colorado from wildfires. Nevertheless, some 95 wildfires are burning across the drought-plagued West (especially in the Pacific Northwest) and the smoke from those firesShow More Summary
U.S. crews battling a flurry of wildfires raging unchecked across the Pacific Northwest contended with high winds on Thursday, a day after three firefighters were killed and four others were injured in Washington state. Authorities late Thursday ordered the immediate evacuation of the small...
U.S. crews battling a flurry of wildfires raging unchecked across the Pacific Northwest contended with high winds on Thursday, a day after three firefighters were killed and four others were injured in Washington state. Authorities late...Show More Summary
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Crews battling a flurry of wildfires raging unchecked across the Pacific Northwest contended with high winds on Thursday, a day after three firefighters were killed and four others were injured in Washington stat...
Raging wildfires and apocalyptic smoke. Huge algal blooms visible from space turn seafood on the Pacific Northwest toxic. California’s drought. Alberta’s drought. Alberta’s floods. There’s no doubt: it’s hot and weird out. AccordingShow More Summary
Officials say at least three others have been injured in a blaze in the north-central part of the state. About 530,000 acres have burned across the Pacific Northwest in the past week.
One of the nice things about vagabonding, traveling without a set itinerary, is that one can make allowances for weather. That's a major consideration with a journey through the Pacific Northwest. We stayed an extra day on VancouverShow More Summary
School districts officials know that contract negotiations with the teachers’ union can be difficult. Teachers’ union officers get to experience the same pain themselves when negotiating with their own employees, represented by a staff union. UniServ directors and other professional staffers of the Oregon Education Association have worked for more than a year without a […]
Old Farmer’s Almanac is predicting a frigid winter with snow blanketing much of the country. The white stuff will fall even in areas of the United States where such blustery cold rarely occurs, like the Pacific Northwest, the almanac weather forecast says. Show More Summary