Posted by Lucy Luginbill on August 30, 2015
A tiny spark. A flame. In a silent moment it catches the thirsty landscape, erupting into a wildfire on the move a tragic scene replaying.
Hour after hour, weeks on end, the Northwest has been on fire, more than one massive blaze aggressively scorching acre upon acre with only courageous hearts defiantly standing in its way.
This past week, a lot of courage showed up in the Tri-Cities.
Posted on August 15, 2015
On deadline for a Light Notes column, Lucy Luginbill remembers how she worried about finding a story while in Hawaii. But on the North Shore, a series of coincidences bring a surprising result.
Posted on August 8, 2015
A roaring fireplace couldn’t warm the emptiness in a grieving mother’s heart. But when a small kitten entered the forlorn parent’s world, it brought comfort — and a surprise or two.
Posted on August 1, 2015
The U.S. Marine had served in the military for four years and was honorably discharged. But when the 23-year-old decided to party and “live the life” for several months there was a darkness afterward he couldn’t overcome alone.