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The Columbian
Rollover crash blocks traffic on I-5 southbound in Vancouverinvestigation shows that distracted driver caused the crash. Traffic is stop-a
Rollover crash blocks traffic on I-5 southbound in Vancouver
The Columbian / Posted 2 hours ago
investigation shows that distracted driver caused the crash. Traffic is stop-and-go to 63rd Street, according to Washington State Department of Transportation. Finn said that traffic may remain clogged until tow trucks arrive, which he... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Dialed In: Meet the newest Americans' staff member (and he's funny, too)in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Sp
Dialed In: Meet the newest Americans' staff member (and he's funny, too)
KHQ Spokane / Posted 20 hours ago
in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Spokane on Tuesday SPOKANE, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology will hold two separate public hearings Tuesday, May 17, to share information and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Dialed In: Meet the newest Americans' staff member (and he's funny, too)in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Sp
Dialed In: Meet the newest Americans' staff member (and he's funny, too)
ABC Montana / Posted 20 hours ago
in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Spokane on Tuesday SPOKANE, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology will hold two separate public hearings Tuesday, May 17, to share information and... Read more
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Washington State Department of Transportation
Chip sealing work starts Monday, May 23, along Skagit and Island counties highwaysRoutes 9, 20 and 530 are going to get a much needed touch-up during the next fe
Chip sealing work starts Monday, May 23, along Skagit and Island counties highways
Washington State Department of Transportation / Posted 21 hours ago
Routes 9, 20 and 530 are going to get a much needed touch-up during the next few months. Contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will begin resurfacing the three highways today, May 23. The contractor crews... Read more
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The Columbian
Southbound I-5 near Marysville to be closed early TuesdayMARYSVILLE — The Washington State Department of Transportation says southbound
Southbound I-5 near Marysville to be closed early Tuesday
The Columbian / Posted 22 hours ago
MARYSVILLE — The Washington State Department of Transportation says southbound I-5 near Marysville will be closed early Tuesday for overpass work. Lane closures will begin around 7 p.m. Monday so highway workers can move a large crane across the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Southbound I-5 near Marysville to be closed early TuesdayI-5/116th NE Interchange Improvement Project MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — The Wash
Southbound I-5 near Marysville to be closed early Tuesday
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 22 hours ago
I-5/116th NE Interchange Improvement Project MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — The Washington State Department of Transportation says southbound I-5 near Marysville will be closed early Tuesday for overpass work. Lane closures will begin around 7 p.m.... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Southbound I-5 near Marysville to be closed early TuesdayMARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) - The Washington State Department of Transportation says
Southbound I-5 near Marysville to be closed early Tuesday
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) - The Washington State Department of Transportation says southbound I-5 near Marysville will be closed early Tuesday for overpass work. Lane closures will begin around 7 p.m. Monday so highway workers can move a large crane... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gay men's choir performance drowned out at Padres gameAlex Bobby after finding out the alligator was chased out of a pond by a larger
Gay men's choir performance drowned out at Padres game
The News & Observer / Posted 23 hours ago
Alex Bobby after finding out the alligator was chased out of a pond by a larger gator and had no where to go. The Washington State Department of Transportation flew a video-equipped drone through the construction site of a new Washington... Read more
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The Seattle Times
WSDOT worker’s body, pickup found in water near Hood Canal Bridgewho is believed to have accidentally driven off the Hood Canal Bridge last week
WSDOT worker’s body, pickup found in water near Hood Canal Bridge
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
who is believed to have accidentally driven off the Hood Canal Bridge last week, have been located, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT). The man’s body was inside the truck, according to Claudia Bingham... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
43-unit affordable housing project coming to Olympiaand gardening areas and onsite case managers. LIHI will partner with organizat
43-unit affordable housing project coming to Olympia
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted yesterday
and gardening areas and onsite case managers. LIHI will partner with organizations such as the Veterans Administration, Washington State Department of Social and Health Services and Community Youth Services to provide a full spectrum of... Read more
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The Columbian
Report: Branches on power line started fatal fire near TwispSEATTLE (AP) — An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural R
Report: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
SEATTLE (AP) — An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near Twisp that killed three U.S. Forest Service firefighters. The agency’s report says... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Reports listed collapsed May Avenue bridge as structurally deficientstructurally deficient when a component, or the bridge in its entirety, require
Reports listed collapsed May Avenue bridge as structurally deficient
The Oklahoman / Posted 2 days ago
structurally deficient when a component, or the bridge in its entirety, requires repair or replacement, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation. Any bridge that is open, though, is considered safe, the department's... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Idaho man sentenced in Spokane woman's deathfatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twi
Idaho man sentenced in Spokane woman's death
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
fatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp SEATTLE (AP) - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
LIVE @ 7:30: The 78th annual Lilac Festival Parade in Spokanefatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twi
LIVE @ 7:30: The 78th annual Lilac Festival Parade in Spokane
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
fatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp SEATTLE (AP) - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Deadly wildfire near Twisp sparked by branches on a power line: reportSEATTLE — An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resour
Deadly wildfire near Twisp sparked by branches on a power line: report
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
SEATTLE — An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near Twisp that killed three U.S. Forest Service firefighters. The agency's report says... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansourfatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twi
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansour
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
fatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp SEATTLE (AP) - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Despite rain, Lilac Parade to go on as plannedfatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twi
Despite rain, Lilac Parade to go on as planned
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
fatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp SEATTLE (AP) - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Laughing Chewbacca lady gets Star Wars treasure trovefatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twi
Laughing Chewbacca lady gets Star Wars treasure trove
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
fatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp SEATTLE (AP) - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Branches on power line started fatal fire near TwispSEATTLE - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resour
Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
SEATTLE - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near Twisp that killed three firefighters. The Seattle Times reports the DNR document was... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Suspect in Arlington couple's murder returns to Washingtonfatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twi
Suspect in Arlington couple's murder returns to Washington
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
fatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp SEATTLE (AP) - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Bone cement company accused of experimenting on humansfatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twi
Bone cement company accused of experimenting on humans
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
fatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp SEATTLE (AP) - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Court clerk fired for using records to find underage girlsfatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twi
Court clerk fired for using records to find underage girls
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
fatal fire near TwispReport: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp SEATTLE (AP) - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Cause for Twisp fire releasedSEATTLE — An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resour
Cause for Twisp fire released
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
SEATTLE — An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near Twisp that killed three firefighters. The Seattle Times reports (http://goo.gl/hn7AzN )... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Report: Branches on power line started fatal fire near TwispSEATTLE (AP) - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural R
Report: Branches on power line started fatal fire near Twisp
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
SEATTLE (AP) - An investigation by the Washington state Department of Natural Resources found that tree branches rubbing on a power line started the 2015 blaze near Twisp that killed three firefighters. The Seattle Times reports... Read more
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Northwest Herald
NIU officials: Graduate's guest had measlesthe highly contagious virus that spreads through the air with coughing and snee
NIU officials: Graduate's guest had measles
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the highly contagious virus that spreads through the air with coughing and sneezing, NIU officials said. In July 2015, the Washington State Department of Health confirmed a measles-related death. The last reported measles infection that resulted in... Read more
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Everett Herald
On behalf of children, court orders clean air rule by stateI was in a King County courtroom as history was being made. I am one of eight p
On behalf of children, court orders clean air rule by state
Everett Herald / Posted 3 days ago
I was in a King County courtroom as history was being made. I am one of eight petitioners under the age of 18 who sued the Washington state Department of Ecology and won — not once but three times! The court not only affirmed that we children have... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Indicted hospital worker’s web of lies included false claim of a Purple Heartcart, shaking a sharps container,” according to court documents. According to
Indicted hospital worker’s web of lies included false claim of a Purple Heart
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
cart, shaking a sharps container,” according to court documents. According to an investigation released this week by the Washington State Department of Health, Northwest Hospital failed to report Allen’s alleged conduct to the state as required... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU officials: Graduate's guest had measlesthe highly contagious virus that spreads through the air with coughing and snee
NIU officials: Graduate's guest had measles
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
the highly contagious virus that spreads through the air with coughing and sneezing, NIU officials said. In July 2015, the Washington State Department of Health confirmed a measles-related death. The last reported measles infection that resulted in... Read more
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The Columbian
Rose’s closes; owner says it’s temporary, will reopenlast year from 3205 S.E. 192nd Ave. Huddleston operates under the corporate na
Rose’s closes; owner says it’s temporary, will reopen
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
last year from 3205 S.E. 192nd Ave. Huddleston operates under the corporate name Huddson Restaurant LLC, according to Washington State Department of Labor & Industries records. He said Thursday that he would defer further comments to his... Read more
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Washington State Department of Transportation
First-of-its-kind pet parade to arrive by ferry and march to the ballpark Tuesdaybuy tickets in advance to beat the rush on the way home from Safeco Field. Too
First-of-its-kind pet parade to arrive by ferry and march to the ballpark Tuesday
Washington State Department of Transportation / Posted 3 days ago
buy tickets in advance to beat the rush on the way home from Safeco Field. Tools for a winning ferry trip on Tuesday: The Washington State Department of Transportation ferry system is the largest ferry system in the U.S., safely and efficiently... Read more
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The News & Observer
Baby goats soothe stressed-out college studentsAlex Bobby after finding out the alligator was chased out of a pond by a larger
Baby goats soothe stressed-out college students
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
Alex Bobby after finding out the alligator was chased out of a pond by a larger gator and had no where to go. The Washington State Department of Transportation flew a video-equipped drone through the construction site of a new Washington... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
New SR 520 Bridge noise is giving Eastside homeowners a headacheback and forth,” Guy says. “But now you hear da-doom, da-doom, da-doom all the
New SR 520 Bridge noise is giving Eastside homeowners a headache
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
back and forth,” Guy says. “But now you hear da-doom, da-doom, da-doom all the time. It's very irritating.” The Washington State Department of Transportation says they actually designed the bridge to be quieter. They used a different... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Canadian board backs pipeline expansion that would add tankers to Puget Soundmonth. The prospects of such increased traffic through Puget Sound and the Str
Canadian board backs pipeline expansion that would add tankers to Puget Sound
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
month. The prospects of such increased traffic through Puget Sound and the Strait of Juan de Fuca have drawn scrutiny from Washington state Department of Ecology regulators as well as four tribes that had status as “intervenor” and cited their... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle hospital failed to report indicted tech’s possible drug diversionbeen told not to linger near the anesthesia cart. That’s according to a statem
Seattle hospital failed to report indicted tech’s possible drug diversion
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
been told not to linger near the anesthesia cart. That’s according to a statement of deficiencies issued Thursday by the Washington State Department of Health. State regulations require prompt reporting when a credentialed health-care worker is... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
'English only' custard stand draws criticismin Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Sp
'English only' custard stand draws criticism
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Spokane on Tuesday SPOKANE, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology will hold two separate public hearings Tuesday, May 17, to share information and... Read more
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ABC Montana
'English only' custard stand draws criticismin Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Sp
'English only' custard stand draws criticism
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Spokane on Tuesday SPOKANE, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology will hold two separate public hearings Tuesday, May 17, to share information and... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
'English only' custard stand draws criticismin Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Sp
'English only' custard stand draws criticism
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 4 days ago
in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Spokane on Tuesday SPOKANE, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology will hold two separate public hearings Tuesday, May 17, to share information and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Throwback Tri-Cities: Local producer creates nostalgic "then and now" looks at each local cityin Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Sp
Throwback Tri-Cities: Local producer creates nostalgic "then and now" looks at each local city
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Spokane on Tuesday SPOKANE, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology will hold two separate public hearings Tuesday, May 17, to share information and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Drought concerns persist in parts of Montanain Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Sp
Drought concerns persist in parts of Montana
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Spokane on Tuesday SPOKANE, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology will hold two separate public hearings Tuesday, May 17, to share information and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Drought concerns persist in parts of Montanain Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Sp
Drought concerns persist in parts of Montana
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Spokane on Tuesday SPOKANE, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology will hold two separate public hearings Tuesday, May 17, to share information and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Throwback Tri-Cities: Local producer creates nostalgic "then and now" looks at each local cityin Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Sp
Throwback Tri-Cities: Local producer creates nostalgic "then and now" looks at each local city
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Spokane on Tuesday SPOKANE, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology will hold two separate public hearings Tuesday, May 17, to share information and... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Drought concerns persist in parts of Montanain Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Sp
Drought concerns persist in parts of Montana
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 4 days ago
in Spokane on TuesdayComments welcome at oil transportation rule hearings in Spokane on Tuesday SPOKANE, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Ecology will hold two separate public hearings Tuesday, May 17, to share information and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Police cruiser slams into vehicle during chase in FloridaAlex Bobby after finding out the alligator was chased out of a pond by a larger
Police cruiser slams into vehicle during chase in Florida
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
Alex Bobby after finding out the alligator was chased out of a pond by a larger gator and had no where to go. The Washington State Department of Transportation flew a video-equipped drone through the construction site of a new Washington... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Japan lodges diplomatic protest after US air base worker arrested in murder caseJapan has lodged a diplomatic protest with the United States after a worker on
Japan lodges diplomatic protest after US air base worker arrested in murder case
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
Japan has lodged a diplomatic protest with the United States after a worker on a US military base was arrested in relation to the suspicious death of a woman on Okinawa, a week before a high-profile visit to the country by Barack Obama. Police... Read more
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Washington State Department of Transportation
Plan ahead now for smoother Memorial Day travelnow is the time to start planning ahead to avoid spending the holiday weekend s
Plan ahead now for smoother Memorial Day travel
Washington State Department of Transportation / Posted 5 days ago
now is the time to start planning ahead to avoid spending the holiday weekend stuck in traffic. Drivers can use the Washington State Department of Transportation’s traffic volume charts to help time their travel on key routes throughout the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
520 bridge expansion-joint noise drives hundreds of complaintsLaurelhurst and Madison Park neighborhoods, have registered noise complaints, a
520 bridge expansion-joint noise drives hundreds of complaints
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
Laurelhurst and Madison Park neighborhoods, have registered noise complaints, according to Medina city officials and the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT). At a cost of $4.6 billion from Interstate 405 to Interstate 5, the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bertha’s back at work after a short breakand restarted late Tuesday, reaching a total 2,008 feet as of 5 a.m. Wednesday,
Bertha’s back at work after a short break
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
and restarted late Tuesday, reaching a total 2,008 feet as of 5 a.m. Wednesday, said Laura Newborn, spokeswoman at the Washington State Department of Transportation. Earlier this spring, Bertha passed underneath the viaduct foundations, digging... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
36 years later: The numbers behind Mount St. Helenscaused widespread devastation to the surrounding region, including loss of prop
36 years later: The numbers behind Mount St. Helens
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
caused widespread devastation to the surrounding region, including loss of property, loss of income and clean-up. The Washington State Department of Commerce and Economic Development put the price tag for the total cost of damages at $969.8... Read more
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Washington State Department of Transportation
Smoother highways coming to the Green River Valleyuse State Route 18 in Auburn and State Route 167 in Kent and Renton. On Monday
Smoother highways coming to the Green River Valley
Washington State Department of Transportation / Posted 5 days ago
use State Route 18 in Auburn and State Route 167 in Kent and Renton. On Monday, May 16, contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will begin repaving a half-mile section of eastbound SR 18 near SR 167, as well... Read more
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Washington State Department of Transportation
Learn more about potential intersection changes on US 395 in Deer Parkto review and comment on proposed safety improvements to US 395 during a June o
Learn more about potential intersection changes on US 395 in Deer Park
Washington State Department of Transportation / Posted 6 days ago
to review and comment on proposed safety improvements to US 395 during a June open house. Over the past few months the Washington State Department of Transportation evaluated intersection-related crashes at several locations on US 395 in the... Read more
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