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Outdoors blog archive for Nov. 15, 2011

TUESDAY, NOV. 15, 2011

 Alpine larch beging their autumn golden glow in early October at Sunrise Lake high above the Methow River in the North Cascades. (Tanner Grant)

North Cascades Highway closes, possibly for season

MOUNTAIN PASSES -- The North Cascades Highway closed in the past hour (Tuesday evening) as Washington highway crews prepare for storms and heavy snow storms in the coming days. State Department of Transportation officials say they will reassess road conditions, avalanche danger and weather forecasts…

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