Used individually, shrubs can stand as specimen plants in every season. Camellia sasanqua "Yuletide," with its Christmas red flower petals, ...
(Troy Wayrynen/The Columbian)
September 18, 2012
A thick haze obscures a view of the Port of Vancouver and downtown on Tuesday, as wildfires continued to burn elsewhere in the Northwest. Local officials warned of extreme fire danger due to warm, dry conditions with no end in sight. Air quality has degraded due to particulates.