Nisqually Quake was ‘wake-up call’ but region still not ready for ‘the big one’
SEATTLE-- Today might bring back scary memories for you. It was just before 11am on this date back in 2001 that areas around Puget Sound got a 6.8 magnitude shaking centered in the South Sound. 16 years later, Washington state has come a long way in preparing for the next big quake. Still, there's a long way to go.