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The latest from news outlets and blogs around the Northwest and beyond, chosen by Crosscut editors.

Mount Rainier and Olympic national parks could see 67 percent bump in entry fees

It could cost you $25 dollats a car to visit Mount Rainier and Olympic national parks next year. 


Read more here: http://www.thenewstribune.com/2014/09/29/3406249/mount-rainier-olympic-national.html?sp=/99/289/&ihp=1#storylink=cpy

NEWS TRIBUNE (TACOMA)

Biologists identify pot gardens as salmon threat

Water used to grow medical marijuana is just one of the factors endangering the livelihood of salmon in Oregon

NEWS TRIBUNE (TACOMA)

2-alarm fire in Fremont

Seattle firefighters are battling a large two building fire in the 400 block of N 35th Street in the Fremont neighborhood.

KING-TV

What are the consequences of coal dust?

EarthFix is on a mission to find out.

EARTHFIX

Earthquake hits Puget Sound region

Early on Wednesday, a 4.0 magnitude earthquake centered around the town of Seabeck. According to MyNorthwest.com, the shaking was felt all over the Puget Sound — from Everett to Olympia.

MY NORTHWEST

Seattle skies: The effects of Monday's 'smoke front'

Fires from Oregon and California measurably degraded visibility -- and air quality.

CLIFF MASS WEATHER BLOG

Seattle ranks no. 1 as nation's most sustainable city

But "is Seattle sustainable enough?"

PUGET SOUND BUSINESS JOURNAL

Oil train standards: U.S. vs. Canada

One country is doing a much better job. 

SIGHTLINE DAILY

What does it take to create wilderness?

KUOW's Cassandra Profita takes a look, 50 years after the Wilderness Act made it possible.

KUOW-FM

Small quake near Mount Hood, Oregon

Reported at 1:52 a.m. Thursday morning, a small earthquake hit Mount Hood with a magnitude of 2.6.

THE OREGONIAN
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