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Why we get each color of the Northern Lights

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Wednesday night was spectacular for everyone who got to see the Aurora Borealis (or Northern Lights) through the clouds around the Inland Northwest. This particular solar…

Northern Lights could make an appearance Wednesday night

SPOKANE, Wash.-- Wednesday night will be the best chance in a while to see the Northern Lights in the Inland Northwest. The Space Weather Prediction Center in Colorado has a Geomagnetic Storm Watch in place for Wednesday night and Thursday…

You might be able to catch the Northern Lights tonight

SPOKANE, Wash.-- The combination of a clear winter night and the nighttime arrival of a geomagnetic storm can mean a great chance to see the Northern Lights. During wintertime in the Inland Northwest though, those conditions rarely show up at…