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A rainy Monday (November 19, 2012)

1962 Columbus Day Storm– photos from the Northwest

Tacomans Battle Mother Nature

Snow & Ice, Day 3

Reader snow photos

The snow becomes coated with ice

Winter snow storm hits the Puget Sound

Two Inches of Snow Transforms Wright Park into a Winter Wonderland

Chilean volcano’s spectacular eruption

Lightning strikes over the Puyehue volcano, over 500 miles south of Santiago, Chile, Monday June 6, 2011. Authorities have evacuated about 3,500 people in the nearby area. The volcano was calm on Monday, two days after raining down ash and forcing thousands to flee, although the cloud of soot it had belched out still darkened skies as far away as Argentina. (AP Photo/Francisco Negroni, AgenciaUno)

Tacoma Snow

Winter storm clobbers Midwest, East

Last of the holidays

Klye Klevjer of Beautiful Day Window Cleaning removes the holiday window decorations from the front window of Kompan, Inc., a downtown Tacoma business, on a beautiful day, January 19, 2011.

Zoolights with gloss

The rain dropped to an intermittent drizzle as hundreds came to see Zoolights at Pt. Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Sunday evening. One might say that the wet pavement added to the beauty of more than a half million colored lights. Zoolights is open 5 – 9p.m. every night through January 2 (except Dec. 24).

South Sound deep freeze

Fall snowstorm blankets Puget Sound region

Windstorm strikes Pierce County

A simple pictorial

Recently-planted ivy is highlighted by early morning sunlight raking across a textured support wall below Interstate 5 which was built as part of the current SR-16 interchange project.

Gigglin’ in the rain

On a windy and rainy afternoon, two girls walk along the Orting Highway. When asked their names, they would only giggle.

Fall colors

Titlow fog, Thursday morning

A thick fog settled over the Tacoma area and Titlow Beach Thursday morning as Cormorants and seagulls occupying the tops of pilings seemed to be waiting for a sun break to begin their active days. Photo taken Thursday October 8, 2009 by Dean J. Koepfler / The News Tribune


At least he has a good view

SR16 CONSTR SUNSETI suppose a consolation for having to work into the night is having a good view.  Here a worker prepares for a concrete pour atop a column in Nalley Valley, part of the SR-16 revision in Tacoma.