north cascades

[10/11/19] Reintroducing Grizzlies

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Grizzlies once roamed the North Cascades. Now a federal plan is looking to reintroduce grizzlies to the North Cascades once again but those living in the region or who recreate in the area are voicing opposition. Marcus Bellissimo reports.  

[8/29/19] Hikers Found

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Authorities say two overdue hikers in the North Cascade mountains have been found. David James and Marshall “Buster” Cabe left on Aug. 16 and were expected to return Friday. Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Courtney O’Keefe says they were located by about 2 p.m. Wednesday. She says 59-year-old James was flown by helicopter to a […]

[11/28/18] SR 20 North Cascades Highway Closure

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Wednesday November 28, 2018. Enough snow has fallen in the North Cascades that avalanche chutes are full and, for traveler safety, the 37-mile seasonal stretch of State Route 20 will close at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28. The Washington State Department of Transportation will swing the North Cascade Highway gates closed at milepost 134 near […]