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2014/10/31 17:58
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OLYMPIA – The end of daylight saving time on Sunday, Nov. 2, signals more than turning back of the clocks; it’s also a time to use extra caution on our state’s roadways. Between October and January is...
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2014/10/31 04:44
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RIDGEFIELD — Construction is finished on one of the last pieces of infrastructure supporting what Ridgefield officials see as a fast-growing hub for employers in the next several years. Mayor Ron...
2014/10/31 01:32
2014/10/31 01:32
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The state has been tolling 520 for nearly three years. The money raised will go toward the new bridge, which is supposed to make drivers’ commutes easier. But with all the headaches surrounding the...
2014/10/29 18:30
2014/10/29 18:30
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Archaeologists have started checking out a deposit of shells found about 20 feet below street level in Seattle as workers were digging a 120-foot-deep pit that will provide access to a stalled...
2014/10/29 13:45
2014/10/29 13:45
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Let's start with an answer to the obvious question: No, a new study by the Washington State Department of Transportation does not mitigate the need for a replacement — or a major upgrade — for the...
2014/10/29 05:57
2014/10/29 05:57
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A shell deposit that stopped the digging of the Bertha rescue pit in Pioneer Square appears likely to be of non-Indian origin, according to sources. The discovery of the shells during the first...
2014/10/29 01:44
2014/10/29 01:44
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State and local leaders on Tuesday kicked off a project that will add a new interchange to the Interstate 205 corridor at Northeast 18th Street. A rainy ground-breaking ceremony near the freeway...
2014/10/28 02:44
2014/10/28 02:44
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A report completed last month may have quietly marked a major shift in the way Washington plans for its transportation needs. As it does every year, the Washington State Department of Transportation...
2014/10/27 21:49
2014/10/27 21:49
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PORT ORCHARD — Mayor Tim Matthes is asking the City Council to decide Tuesday about which option the city will pursue to complete the Bay Street Pedestrian Pathway, a biking-walking trail from...
2014/10/25 13:44
2014/10/25 13:44
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The city of Vancouver has been recognized by state and federal officials for its recent rebuild of a stretch of Northeast 137th/138th Avenue. The project, completed in late 2013, earned the...
2014/10/24 22:17
2014/10/24 22:17
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Murray appoints new leader of Seattle Waterfront program Seattle Mayor Ed Murray thanked Office of the Waterfront Director Jared Smith for his leadership on the waterfront redesign after Smith...
2014/10/24 02:32
2014/10/24 02:32
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Excavation was halted Thursday when archaeologists monitoring the digging of an access pit came across shell material. The access pit will be used to repair ‘Bertha,’ the machine digging a tunnel to...
2014/10/23 16:58
2014/10/23 16:58
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WSDOT Rail Office 2714 N. Mayfair Spokane, WA 99207 509-324-6086 State-owned rail lines are critical components of Washington’s multi-modal transportation system. As part of an ongoing effort to...
2014/10/23 15:58
2014/10/23 15:58
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Snow accumulation ends one of the longest seasons at popular destinationMOUNT BAKER – After the longest season on record, State Route 542 between the Mount Baker Ski Area and Artist Point is now...
2014/10/23 08:21
2014/10/23 08:21
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Mayor Ed Murray is at an interesting crossroads, and as I write, I have no idea what choice he will make. Either way, this week represents a defining moment in the life of the Murray administration...
2014/10/23 08:21
2014/10/23 08:21
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Tent City 3 residents were still pitching tents and preparing common areas at its new location on Oct. 16, five days after the group moved to a flat stretch of land near Interstate 5 and Ravenna...
2014/10/22 22:12
2014/10/22 22:12
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A cracked column forced closure of the Highway 153 bridge at Carlton. Photo courtesy WSDOT By Ann McCreary Under the “what next?” category of events, State Highway 153 is closed — again — to through...
2014/10/21 02:32
2014/10/21 02:32
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Three months behind schedule, work has started digging the repair pit to fix the tunnel machine Bertha. Over the weekend, crews began excavating a huge circular hole to allow access to the broken...
2014/10/20 23:58
2014/10/20 23:58
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Drivers may begin using studded tires in November OLYMPIA – Winter will be here before you know it, so now’s the time to make sure you—and your vehicle—are ready for snow and ice. The keys to...
2014/10/19 07:44
2014/10/19 07:44
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Republican Clark County Commissioner David Madore has called his proposal for an east county bridge across the Columbia River an ideal fit for the community, a viable and cost-effective way of...
2014/10/31 17:58
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