Blogs Pacific Northwest

Winter Storm Slams the Pacific Northwest

  • Published: Jan 18th, 2012

A major winter storm is affecting the Pacific Northwest with high winds, heavy snow and rain, and frigid temperatures.

Potentially Crippling Snowstorm for Seattle, Portland

  • Published: Jan 17th, 2012

A major winter storm is on tap for the Pacific Northwest, bringing paralyzing amounts of snow to the Seattle area, and welcome snow to Northwestern ski areas.

Washington Eyes a Future Free of Coal Power — Almost

  • Published: May 3rd, 2011

Last week, Washington Governor Chris Gregoire signed a bill to close the state's only remaining coal-burning power plant.