north cascades

Students Stuck Can Leave After Crews Clear Slide on Hwy 20
DIABLO  (AP) — Transportation crews have cleared a single lane of Highway 20 in the North Cascades, allowing high school students and others stuck since Friday's snow slide to return home.
A large snow slide Friday blocked the road, stranding students from Everett who were on a field …
Plan Offers 4 Options for Restoring Grizzlies to Washington
SEATTLE (AP) — Grizzly bears once roamed the rugged landscape of the North Cascades in Washington state, but few have been sighted in recent decades.
Federal officials want to restore the population and released a draft plan Thursday with four options, ranging from taking no action to varying e…
Couple Quits Jobs Aims to Visit All 59 National Parks
SEATTLE (AP) — A couple trying to visit all 59 national parks in one year is in Washington this week. They are planning to visit through 40th, 41st and 42nd parks: visiting Mount Rainier, North Cascades and Olympic national parks.
KING-TV reports Cole and Elizabeth Donelson started planning and…