The ash in the air felt “like light snow” and the smoke was heavy. As fires in California blazed around the Eastern Sierra Mountains, Jean Reynolds of Grand Haven and Kathy Schipper of Spring Lake watched from a Blackhawk helicopter as the area went up in smoke.

For the duo, it’s just another page in their book of adventures.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.