In the sky, on the streets, in our hearts: an uneasy mix of darkness and light.
Ron Judd is a staff reporter for Pacific NW magazine. Ron, one of the Times’ great storytellers, will report and write stories that reflect how our region is changing, and how those changes are affecting who we are and who we will become.
Our writers offer updates on some of the interesting people, places and issues they covered in the pages of Pacific NW magazine in 2017.
As it evolves on the Columbia, please remember: This damp, historic spot is a river town, not an ocean tourist stop.
Intriguing secrets remain along the Palouse River, where water buried significant archaeological artifacts in 1969.
Councilman Satpal Singh Sidhu promotes the power of immigrant dreams.
The city’s jewel of a waterway plays a vital role in Seattle’s industry, travel, recreation — and identity.
Belltown’s aromatic union hall has been a gathering spot and a home for workers since 1942.
Before she died, Cindy James suggested Northwest Hospital should replace its old totem pole. So David Boxley crafted one to tell the inspiring stories of...
A former ‘insane asylum’ near Sedro-Woolley is stepping out of the shadows with a new tenant.
UW professor emeritus Woodruff Sullivan says it is exceedingly unlikely there’s never been intelligent life beyond our own.