Saturday Feb 22
The New Zealand Herald
Jim Eagles: Best of the brims
A hat finisher in the Homero Ortega factory in Cuenca, Ecuador, puts the final touches to some Panama hats.
South American birding adventure provides reunion with 'our' Northeast Ohio birds: Aerial View
This is your Northeast Ohio birding correspondent reporting, just returned from a two-week adventure in paradise with an update on some of your favorite familiar species.
Great Falls Tribune
Friends fulfill dream of climbing volcano
"I read that book and saw all these drawings of these giant volcanoes in Ecuador," said Downey, an orthopedic surgeon in Dillon.
The York Daily Record
Volcano's ash affects a third of Ecuador provinces
A cloud of ash that climbed more than 2.5-mile-high from Tungurahua volcano on Monday has affected a third of Ecuador's provinces and forced the suspension of classes at some schools after temporarily closing a regional airport.
The Miami Herald
Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano shoots ash and lava
Ecuador's Geophysics Institute is reporting that the Tungurahua volcano has erupted three times, spewing ash and lava in what it called an important increase in activity.