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Scientists predict high chance of third consecutive La Niña winter

When El Niño and La Niña get thrown around, it can be hard to keep track of which means more snow. As if all...

Tidepooling Tongue Point

By Ian Ferguson Pitch black, it was the middle of winter, late in the evening. The wind was howling — cold creeping through the cracks...

Winging it

New watersport will take you flying around Bellingham Bay By Tony Moceri If there is one thing that stays constant in our corner of the world,...

Adams River sockeye run

Travel 4 hours to a once every 4 years phenomenon By Eric Lucas I call it the real riverdance. Four million gorgeous natural acrobats, a six-mile performance...

Fish that don’t belong

The holdout Arctic grayling of the North Cascades Story and photos by Nick Belcaster This is a story about a fish that shouldn’t be here. Maybe the...

Person rescued after falling over Nooksack Falls, clinging to hillside

A Navy helicopter rescued a person who fell over Nooksack Falls July 29 Around 8 p.m. July 29, Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) deputies responded...

Two dead after rafting accident on Nooksack River

A commercially operated river raft carrying four customers and one guide flipped over in a rapid on the North Fork of the Nooksack River...

Time on the Columbia

River floating from Hanford Reach By Eric Lucas Hanford Reach is a place of wonder. Such as, I wonder why bank swallows never make their nests in...

Q&A: Photographer Marcus Paladino on surfing in Tofino, adopting a ...

By Ian Haupt | Photos by Marcus Paladino Tofino-based surf photographer Marcus Paladino has shot for surf magazines in Hawaii, Australia and on both coasts...

The Art of Swiftwater Canyoneering

Story and photos by Jason D. Martin, executive director of the American Alpine Institute Ice-cold water slid down the rope and over my hands as...