This month I want to rediscover an event that happened in my part of the world a few years before I was born. It’s something all the locals remember. One from which some unforgettable images were made and some tragic stories are told.
I’m speaking of course of MT St. Helens – At dawn on the 18th of May, 1980, an earthquake triggered the long-smoldering mountain. The entire north face of the mountain ripped free and slid down the valley….