The fire hazard level swings as the summer heats up. This sign from Point Defiance shows a low level of danger, but the park has seen several devastating fires which have left charred marks on some of the older trees. Photo: Morf Morford

Baby, it’s hot out there

You might think that the true sign of a Northwesterner is our ineptitude with umbrellas, but it’s really our secret love affair with cool weather By Morf Morford Tacoma Daily Index You can always tell who true Pacific Northwesterners are; ... [...more]