An unrivaled view of Mount St. Helens

A great read about Tara Bowen’s unique experience in the Mount St. Helens 1980 eruption. Check it out!

On the bright morning of May 18, 1980, 11-year-old Tara Bowen got out of bed just before 9 a.m. with one thing on her mind: the rebroadcast of Casey Kasem’s “American Top 40” radio countdown.