The last of four Waco, Texas, climbers rescued on Mount Rainier in an effort that cost a ranger his life walked down off the Washington peak on Friday while blizzard conditions high on the mountain delayed efforts to retrieve the body.
The Yakima County, Wash., sheriff’s office says an animal lover managed to rescue a dog from the Roza Canal.
A 13-year-old boy rescued at the top of a 270-foot waterfall in Washington state says he just wanted to cool off, but soon found himself stuck precariously on a rock for hours as crews tried to reach him.
Well-equipped and familiar with the terrain, about a dozen expert skiers were making their way through a foot-and-a half of fresh snow when an avalanche hit them in an out-of-bounds area near Stevens Pass ski resort.
Firefighters and sheriff’s officers have rescued a man from a car submerged in high water near two storm-fed rivers in Albany, Ore.
A 66-year-old snowshoer who was missing on Mount Rainier since Saturday was found alive Monday afternoon by a team of three rescuers, a national park spokeswoman said.
There are many opportunities for you to give back this holiday season. From a simple mouse click, to serving up a hot meal, to being an “elf” personal shopper for kids, you can spread holiday cheer to those less fortunate.
Here are some fantastic Puget Sound locations where you and your pet can have a “howling” good party and celebrate the season!
Looking for a family pet? These great rescue homes for dogs, cats (and smaller animals, too!) in the Puget Sound do such incredible work to care for animals longing for a place (yours?) to live.