Eastmont's Sierra Fries putts onto the green on the seventh hole at Wenatchee Golf and Country Club in her school's pod match Monday afternoon. Tight fairways and fast greens created problems for most of the girls.
Tri-City Herald photo A tour group walks past a tall chamber Tuesday at the LIGO Hanford Observatory in Richland. The Laser Interferometer Graviational-wave Observatory uses giant laser beams, ultra polished mirrors, and electrical circuits to look at gravity waves.
Senior Scientist Vern Sandberg, right, talks about the vacuum chambers as Mark Coles with the National Science Foundation looks on.
Tri-City Herald photos Software engineers Jim Batch, center, and Dave Barker look at equipment and data in the electronics room Tuesday at LIGO Hanford Observatory in Richland.
The Salmon Recovery Board helped with the project that is now in full use.
Scenes like this one of burned timber in a canyon near Carlton are made available with the cooperation of LightHawk and their pilot Mark Gaponoff.
The Yakima Nations finished a salmon rearing channel seen in the bottom left of this aerial photograph from off of the Methow River last fall just upriver from Twisp.
Tourists enjoy an outcropping of rocks along the Columbia River at the Crescent Bar Campground on Monday. The Memorial Day weekend filled the campground — a complete turnaround from last year’s solitude brought about from the lowering of the river after a crack was discovered at Wanapum Dam.