Stories tagged: Cascade Mountains
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 10:10 A.M.
Plan for grizzlies in North Cascades draws mixed reactions
A federal proposal to return grizzly bears to the North Cascades drew mixed reaction in Cle Elum, where the first in a series of meetings was held this week. U.S. …
TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2016, 1:50 P.M.
NTSB: pilot’s inability to fly in clouds caused crash
Federal investigators say a small airplane that crashed into Washington’s Cascade Mountains last July was caused by the pilot’s decision to fly during bad weather despite knowing that he was …
FRIDAY, JAN. 22, 2016, 1:06 P.M.
Avalanche danger in Cascades is high through this weekend
A forecast for rain and snow at higher elevations in the Cascade Mountains could also cause dangerous avalanche conditions for travelers and recreationists.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28, 2012, 6:41 A.M.
Storm bringing more mountain snow in Washington
SEATTLE — It may be spring, but the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch through Thursday for the Olympics and Cascades.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2012, 8:21 A.M.
Heavy snow at Washington Cascade passes
SEATTLE — Heavy snow is making travel difficult or impossible through Snoqualmie and Stevens passes — the two main east-west highway routes through the Washington Cascades.
MONDAY, JAN. 18, 2010
Cascade wolf sightings increase
GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Wolves that have moved into Oregon from Idaho appear to be extending their range west, with recent sightings in the southern Cascades and the Ochoco Mountains. …
SUNDAY, MARCH 22, 2009
Cascades ski event is first class
Neither wind nor blowing snow last weekend could stay 55 skiing “mail carriers” from their appointed rounds – from snow line on the west slope of the Oregon Cascades to …
TUESDAY, JAN. 13, 2009
Dirty snow speeds runoff in mountains
SEATTLE – Soot on snow causes winter snowpacks in the Cascades and other Western mountain ranges to melt faster, leading to runoffs earlier in the spring, scientists say. Researchers at …