summer travel

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7:22 am
Fri May 11, 2012

Highway to Mount St. Helens reopens Saturday

Mount St. Helens is seen April 19, 2005, behind a tree that was blown down in the 1980 eruption, at the Johnston Ridge Observatory in the Mount St. Helens National Monument, Wash.
The Associated Press

TOUTLE, Wash. — Visitors to Mount St. Helens will be able to drive close to the volcano this weekend.

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1:27 pm
Tue May 31, 2011

SeaTac airport expects busy summer travel season

Travelers waiting in line to go through a security check at Sea-Tac International Airport fill the concourse in this file photo. The number of people flying in and out of the airport is ahead of projections so far this year.
Elaine Thompson AP

With Memorial Day over, the summer travel season has begun. If recent data from Sea-Tac airport is any indication, it will be a busy one.

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