Stories tagged: Mount St. Helens
Sun., May 16, 2010, midnight
4 ways to explore St. Helens
Thirty years after its explosive eruption, Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument is a world-class destination for visitors interested in nature, geology outdoors recreation and things that go Boom! Following …
Sat., May 15, 2010, midnight
Ash triggered unusual behavior, like praying for wedding day rain
We were married at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Spokane on May 24. We prayed for rain that day. Since they were unsure what the effects of the ash would …
Thu., May 13, 2010, midnight
Mount St. Helens memories: An anniversary to remember
Mount St. Helens blew one day before our first wedding anniversary. My wife said I didn’t have to do anything that big ever again for our anniversary. Staying indoors for …
Sun., April 25, 2010, midnight
Mount St. Helens memories sought
On Sunday morning, May 18, 1980, Mount St. Helens erupted. It sent up a mushroom-shaped cloud of ash, which drifted east and fell on the Inland Northwest.
Thu., April 15, 2010, 1:51 p.m.
Share your Mount St. Helens memories
The 30th anniversary of Mount St. Helens’ eruption is approaching. Share your memories and photos with The Spokesman-Review.
Wed., April 14, 2010, 3:32 p.m.
No national park for Mount St. Helens, yet
If the U.S. Forest Service wants to hang on to the Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument, a congressional advisory panel made it plain Tuesday that the agency will have …
Tue., Feb. 16, 2010, 3:20 p.m.
Climber’s body recovered from Mount St. Helens
The body of a veteran climber who fell 1,500 feet into the crater atop Mount St. Helens has been recovered after he spent more than a day in the snow, …
Mon., Feb. 15, 2010, 4:45 p.m.
Climber falls in Mount St. Helens crater
A climber has fallen into the crater at Mount St. Helens and a rescue is under way.
Tue., Nov. 24, 2009, 12:44 p.m.
Bleak Mount St. Helens provides movie backdrop
With a few cosmetic tweaks, Mount St. Helens provided the right devastation to serve as a backdrop for scenes in John Hillcoat’s film “The Road.”
Fri., July 17, 2009, 11:33 a.m.
$1.2 million in upgrades set around Mount St. Helens
Two years ago, chronic budget shortfalls prompted the Gifford Pinchot National Forest to permanently close the Coldwater Ridge Visitor Center after just 14 years.
Mon., May 18, 2009, 12:25 p.m.
New sensors monitor Mount St. Helens
Humans aren’t the only ones pondering Mount St. Helens these days. A new “smart” monitoring machine can not only record second-by-second data on the currently slumbering volcano, it can also …
Sun., Jan. 18, 2009, midnight
In brief: St. Helens restricts snowmobilers
Gifford Pinchot National Forest officials have established a non-motorized wedge on the south side of Mount St. Helens, bordered by the Monitor Ridge and Worm Flows climbing routes. Climbers and …