Group Sues Over Navy's Plans For Training In National ForestA new lawsuit is challenging a decision by the U.S. Forest Service to let the Navy use Olympic National Forest for expanded electronic-warfare training exercises.
Top Spots To See Spring Wildflowers Near SeattleLooking for a picturesque meadow of wildflowers to hike along and photograph? Then check out some of these top spots near Seattle where you'll find an abundance of wildflowers in bloom for spring and summer.
Around the Sound in Port Townsend, WASettled in 1851, Port Townsend was originally named "Port Townshend", by George Vancouver, for his friend the Marquis of Townshend. Found to be a safe harbor, the community thrived on fishing and shipping. Many of its original Victorian homes and beautiful early 1900's buildings remain. And Port Townsend has become a destination for romantic weekend getaways.