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The northern lights burn below stars circling the North Star in this long-term photo sequence over Sullivan Lake. (Craig Goodwin)

Northern lights photo has star power 

SKYWATCHING -- Craig Goodwin, pastor of Millwood Community Presbyterian Church and outdoor photographer, gave us the heads up on Saturday that the weekend was sizing up to be a good opportunity to see the Northern Lights. Indeed, the aurora borealis did put on a dance,...

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SUNDAY, NOV. 16, 2014

Northern lights as seen from Sullivan Lake on Nov. 15, 2014. (Craig Goodwin)

Watch for northern lights tonight

SKYWATCHING -- This is a good weekend for sky watching, with increased solar activity coinciding with clear skies. Craig Goodwin, pastor of Millwood Community Presbyterian Church and outdoor photographer, captured the photo above at Sullivan Lake and posted this comment Saturday: The Aurora is active....

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Out for a night of relaxation at Priest Lake on Aug. 25, 2014, Craig Goodwin of Spokane found a natural late show worth staying up to watch. “I stopped by Hill’s Resort, stoked up the coals in a fire pit, sat back and watched one of the most incredible natural displays I’ve ever witnessed,” he said, noting that he's glad he lingered into the wee hours of Aug. 26. “At about 2 a.m., the Northern Lights exploded over the lake with more drama than any fireworks show could hope to muster.” (Craig Goodwin)

Photo: Northern Lights over Priest Lake 

OUTDOOR PHOTOGRAPHY -- It pays to lose yourself watching the stars on a clear summer night. In the photo above, Craig Goodwin, pastor of Millwood Community Presbyterian Church, sits by the still-glowing embers of a fire some other Priest Lake visitors to Hill's Resort had...

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