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Softball Knits Northwest Palauan Community

Northwest News Network (July 24, 2012)

Hundreds of immigrants from the tiny island nation of Palau attend a softball tournament that's become a major event in the lives of Pacific Islanders living in the Northwest and beyond.

Boat Documentation

New Digital Tools Preserve Northwest Maritime History

Northwest News Network (feb. 28, 2012)

Conservationists, students and maritime enthusiasts use high-tech tools like 3D photography and laser telemetry to document and preserve the Northwest's historic boats.


Early Warning, Preparing Could Curb NW Megaquake's Wrath

Northwest News Network (Dec. 1, 2011)

This public radio piece describes how grant money will fund testing of North America's first early warning system for large earthquakes as the disaster management community tries to prepare the Northwest for an inevitable megaquake on the Cascadia Subduction Zone.