Day: May 17, 2020

May 17, 2020

40 years after its famed eruption, Mt. St. Helens looms as a marvel and a threat

A conflict, however, is coming to a head over another issue: how to bring workers and equipment into the remote section of the Mt. Helens’ Mark Indelible People remember exactly what they were doing 10 years ago this May 18: getting ready for church, taking care of chores, sipping cups of coffee. Forest Service proposes a controversial road. Print TOUTLE, Wash. —  On the morning of […]

May 17, 2020

Coronavirus grief is like no other. ‘Everything just feels fake’

Funerals are small or unattended. He would not be able to recognize her, garbed in gown and mask, peering through a small plastic window several feet from the bed. “I believe he was calling to tell me that they were intubating him. ‘Everything just feels fake’ Stacey Silva holds a photo of her father, Gary Young, who died in March of COVID-19.(Randy Vazquez / Bay […]