March 13, 2000
Remembering Wellington and the Northwest's worst avalanche
Ninety years ago, on March 1, 1910, people across the country were horrified to learn about an avalanche that swept a passenger and mail train off its tracks in Wellington, a community two miles from Stevens Pass.
Sometimes I'm held up in long lines of traffic, but when I get up to where the jam started, all the cars have sped back up. What's happening?