May 18, 2013 in City

Looking back: Mount St. Helens comes to town

It was 33-years ago this month when Mount St. Helens exploded on May 18, 1980, dropping a blanket of volcanic ash on Spokane, Wash. and neighboring communities. Spokesman-Review’s Jim Kershner narrates a look back at the first few days after the cataclysmic eruption. Make sure to click the full-screen button for the best viewing experience.

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