| Feb 23, 2013
| 2:36 PM
The City Council this week agreed to pay $145,000 to settle a breach of contract lawsuit filed by the insurer of a construction company hired to repair slopes in Glendale that were severely damaged by a mudslide in 2005.
Hartford Fire Insurance Co....
| Jan 20, 2013
| 2:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- The inauguration of a re-elected president should signify the country's satisfaction with his first term, and anticipation of more of the same leadership that has brought about that second term. Barack Obama embarks on his presidential...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The L.A. electro-soul duo Quadron operates under a pair of seemingly contradictory guidelines: Each of its songs must contain at least three parts (a verse and a chorus aren't enough), but each must also be trimmed of all excess.
"We always ask each...
| May 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
SEATTLE -- When an intense storm pounded southwestern Washington in 2007, mud poured down from the mountainsides, logging debris choked streams and the Chehalis River flooded much of the region, causing $57 million in damage.
| Jan 9, 2013
| 8:04 PM
Avalanche experts with the Chugach National Forest warn people traveling in the Turnagain Arm area Wednesday that avalanche danger is high.
The Chugach National Forest Avalanche Information Center urges extra caution around the Kenai and western...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Much of Southcentral Alaska has been placed under a weekend flood watch Friday, as forecasters predict a tropical weather front with warm winds moving into the area and changing snow into rain -- a combination expected to drastically increase avalanche...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 9:58 PM
A backcountry avalanche warning was issued by the Chugach National Forest Avalanche Information Center beginning midnight Sunday.
The warning came after information from the National Weather Service suggested that weekend storms would bring unseasonable...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Two people were hurt in an accident Monday afternoon on Route 220 in Botetourt County.
According to Virginia State Police, a 1998 Honda Civic was headed west on Gravel Hill toward Route 220 when the Civic pulled out in front of a Chevrolet Avalanche....
| Jan 14, 2013
| 4:57 PM
The Seward Highway was temporarily closed by two separate slides Monday morning between Anchorage and Girdwood, including one which saw a vehicle hit a rock that had landed on the highway. State officials say traffic is now moving on the highway....
| Dec 24, 2012
| 10:23 PM
Alaska averages about 4 avalanche deaths per year, but the Turnagin Pass area hasn't had one in several years, and officials want to keep it that way.
"There's a scale from 1 to 5, and right now we're right in the middle of that scale, and that's...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 7:45 PM
The Chugach National Forest Avalanche Information Center is predicting a high risk of avalanches in areas south of Anchorage. They say deep snow along Turnagain Arm, and the Chugach and Kenai mountains is resting on early-season weak snow pack.