Cascade Range

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Early Warning System Not As Fast As Hoped Following Washington Earthquake

A magnitude-4.3 earthquake that rumbled under Washington state’s Cascade Range early Wednesday was “not a great advertisement” for an early warning system undergoing tests, an official said.

CBS Seattle–02/18/2015

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Oregon To Use Radio-Controlled Helicopters

The state’s Department of Forestry will get the chance this summer to use a small remote-controlled helicopter

CBS Seattle–06/23/2014

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Freak Snow Cancels School In Southern Washington Town

A freak snowstorm in May gave students a surprise day off on Wednesday in the Cascades town of Bickleton.

CBS Seattle–05/22/2013