NORTHWEST HISTORIAN HEARD ON SEATTLE'S MORNING NEWS

Feliks Banel

Detail from a 1969 topographic map shows the airstrip that crosses the international boundary at Laurier, WA and Cascade, BC. (USGS Archives) The border crossing at Laurier, WA on a snowy day in 1936. (Courtesy USCBP) The US Customs and Border Protection station at Laurier, WA and Cascade, BC in a recent photo. (Courtesy USCBP)
All Over The Map: Airstrip is half in Washington, half in Canada