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North Cascades snow conditions are hazardous

North Cascades snow conditions are hazardous

Officials at the North Cascades National Park Service Complex are recommending that, because of hazardous snow conditions in the North Cascades, potential backcountry visitors should approach spring climbing routes with heightened awareness and training during the next several weeks. In a press release, park managers suggested that the backcountry users contact the Wilderness Information Center...
Welcome to winter — at last

Welcome to winter 
— at last

By Ann McCreary
You know all those winter storms battering the Midwest and East Coast that we’ve been hearing about here in the Pacific Northwest? “Those were our storms,” according to
Arctic blast expected to bring sub-zero temperatures

Arctic blast expected to bring sub-zero temperatures

By Ann McCreary
Bitterly cold arctic air is expected to keep temperatures in the Methow Valley about 20 to 30 degrees below normal until the weekend, with wind chill factors in …