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Video thumbnail: Mossback's Northwest Why the Tacoma Narrows Bridge was nicknamed Galloping Gertie

Mossback's Northwest

Why the Tacoma Narrows Bridge was nicknamed Galloping Gertie

The Tacoma Narrows Bridge is one of the epic civil engineering failures of all time.

Why the Tacoma Narrows Bridge was nicknamed Galloping Gertie

Video thumbnail: Mossback's Northwest When Washington's Cities Burned

Mossback's Northwest

When Washington's Cities Burned

In 1889, three of Washington's cities burned within weeks of each other.

When Washington's Cities Burned

Video thumbnail: Mossback's Northwest Meet the Confederate spy who became mayor of Seattle

Mossback's Northwest

Meet the Confederate spy who became mayor of Seattle

The story of a white supremacist who left an uncomfortable past for the frontier.

Meet the Confederate spy who became mayor of Seattle

Video thumbnail: Mossback's Northwest The Northwest’s most notable hoaxes

Mossback's Northwest

The Northwest’s most notable hoaxes

Fake news is not new—hoaxes have been around for ages. We look at some that made real news

The Northwest’s most notable hoaxes

Video thumbnail: Mossback's Northwest The Great Seattle-Tacoma Blow-up

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The Great Seattle-Tacoma Blow-up

Seattle and Tacoma's biggest battle is over the name of our biggest mountain.

The Great Seattle-Tacoma Blow-up

Video thumbnail: Mossback's Northwest Harry Allen, Turn of the Century Trans Youth

Mossback's Northwest

Harry Allen, Turn of the Century Trans Youth

Harry Allen, AKA Nell Pickerell, became a NW celebrity by challenging gender norms.

Harry Allen, Turn of the Century Trans Youth

Video thumbnail: Mossback's Northwest When Coal Was King in Seattle

Mossback's Northwest

When Coal Was King in Seattle

Today, climate change dominates discourse in Seattle — but it used to be coal.

When Coal Was King in Seattle

Video thumbnail: Mossback's Northwest What was Lesser Seattle?

Mossback's Northwest

What was Lesser Seattle?

Lesser Seattle' wanted to keep the city free of pretension — and Californians.

What was Lesser Seattle?

Video thumbnail: Mossback's Northwest When Mark Twain Came to Seattle

Mossback's Northwest

When Mark Twain Came to Seattle

Knute Berger recalls Mark Twain's memorable trip to Seattle in the summer of 1895.

When Mark Twain Came to Seattle