Life at Big Pasco: La Dona Madison and Michael Madison
La Dona Madison worked at the “Big Pasco” military base in Washington during World War II. It was a busy place with soldiers eveywhere but not just American soldiers. She tells her son, Michael Madison, about some unusual guests at the base.
When you get lost in the woods or are hurt and can’t make your way back to your car, the search and rescue teams who come looking for you may have to hike in, repel down steep cliffs, or fly through the air in helicopters. Recently, drone technology is also helping. Continue Reading Drones, Phones, Clothes: New Technology Helps Search Teams In Northwest Woods And Mountains
With the ground rules having been settled in the early hours after sometimes bitter litigation between the House delegation and Trump’s legal team, senators returned Wednesday to hear the formal opening of the case. Continue Reading Day 2 Recap: Senators Implored To Consider Magnitude Of The Moment In Impeachment
The Treaty of 1855 created the Yakama Nation reservation as we know it today. In the decades after, the Yakama, Washington state, and the United States were trying to figure out their new relationship. At the turn of the century, Louis Mann was in the middle of it all, working as an interpreter for the tribe. Now, audio recordings of Mann’s strong voice have resurfaced. Continue Reading Louis Mann: A Yakama Nation Interpreter, Educator, Advocate Is Heard Again After 100 Years