- Delightful winter hikes in Whatcom County Updated: Mar-05-14 4:05 pm
- Retired Robert Gates enjoys Skagit County home Updated: Feb-25-14 12:58 pm
- Flight delays persist day after Mid-Atlantic snow Updated: Feb-14-14 5:37 pm
BELLINGHAM, Washington - Heading up from the Fragrance Lake trailhead, I soon cross the Interurban Trail, the route of an old trolley line from Bellingham, then plunge into a thick, twilit forest of 100-year-old firs, cedars and hemlocks among a carpet of swordferns that rival the size of an Arthurian broadsword.
MOUNT VERNON, Washington - Robert Gates and his wife Becky took a road trip last summer, driving from their home in Skagit County to Glacier National Park in Montana. For many, that would be a typical summer vacation, but for the Gateses, it was remarkable.
FREDERICK, Maryland - Flight delays made Valentine's Day bitter for some Mid-Atlantic travelers Friday after a record-breaking snowstorm that shut down the federal government and damaged a landmark Ocean City fishing pier rebuilt after Hurricane Sandy.