Father-Daughter Pacific Crest Trail Journey...
For a Washington father and daughter taking on the challenge of hiking from Mexico to Canada, the highest point in the “Lower 48” turned out to be the lowest...
Napavine Cyclist Goes Border to Border
To celebrate her 60th birthday this year, Melody Geddes, of Napavine, decided it was time to stop looking at the map of an epic bicycle ride that had piqued her interest and...
Harvesting More Than Apples
Onalaska Alliance president Cathy Murphy recalls not sleeping well the night before the inaugural Apple Harvest Festival. She was worried, she recalled, that no one...
Harvest Dinner Focuses on Fresh, Seasonal
The hot, dry summer that ran rampant across home gardens also made the growing season difficult for local farmers. Berries were over in a mere blink. Lettuce has already...
Keeper of the Winlock Chickens
For a clue to the age old conundrum of, “Which came first, the chicken or the egg?” we can take a cue from the South Lewis County burg of Winlock. Winlock is a...
Feathered Friends Flock to Fair
Keith Chadd has always loved pigeons. He found his first bird when he was 5 years old, in Coos Bay, Ore. His parents were chopping wood on the beach and he crawled underneath...