Knute Berger is holding binoculars and looking at Northwest scenery

Mossback's Northwest

Host Knute Berger mines the Pacific Northwest's historical and cultural nuggets. Learn hidden backstories behind the region's most interesting treasures and discover why they're still relevant today.

When Japanese castaways wash up on local shores

Flotsam from Asia reaches Washington's beaches all the time. But sometimes other stuff comes ashore, like people.