Fallen trees were a familiar sight in many parts of the Tri-Cities on Dec. 17, 1961, after a windstorm that reached hurricane force intensity. This tree was uprooted near the intersection of Margaret Avenue and Norbart Street in Pasco.
Fallen trees were a familiar sight in many parts of the Tri-Cities on Dec. 17, 1961, after a windstorm that reached hurricane force intensity. This tree was uprooted near the intersection of Margaret Avenue and Norbart Street in Pasco. Tri-City Herald Herald archives
Fallen trees were a familiar sight in many parts of the Tri-Cities on Dec. 17, 1961, after a windstorm that reached hurricane force intensity. This tree was uprooted near the intersection of Margaret Avenue and Norbart Street in Pasco. Tri-City Herald Herald archives

From the archives: 1961 windstorm

September 23, 2015 06:40 PM