November 2018

Veterans Day is not long past.  This time of year, having spent 24 years in the Navy, I occasionally hear, “Thank you for your service!”  I was honored to serve and enjoyed my time in Naval Aviation (A-6 Bombardier), but it makes me realize that, for the most part,...

President Message

29 years ago when we moved from the Midwest to the Pacific Northwest, I bemoaned missing the seasons.  “All we have here is Wet and Dry!” I said. Now, with the perspective that comes with age, I realize that what we have is IFR and VFR and lately, with a week of blue...

April President Message

When the weather gets bad, the clouds come down, there is ice in them, but we still need to get past the Cascades, our options are limited.  There are the routes through Snoqualmie Pass, Stampede Pass, and Stevens Pass, but really the main thoroughfare is The Gorge. ...