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I-90 at Snoqualmie Pass to Close Temporarily Tuesday

 

Eastbound and westbound lanes will close for about an hour Tuesday just east of the Snoqualmie Pass summit for maintenance work, the Washington State Department of Transportation warns.

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Teenager Dies at Mission Ridge

The Chelan County sheriff says a 17-year-old boy has been fatally injured in a skiing accident at the Mission Ridge ski area.

Sheriff Brian Burnett said the Chelan teen was skiing Friday with a friend when the friend saw him lose control, leave a ski run and plunge down an embankment, ending up among some trees

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Clallam County Becomes Fourth County Hit by Avian Flu

Avian flu has reached Clallam County. It's the fourth county in Washington to be hit by the H5N2 bird flu.

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Injury Numbers Increase in Massive Oregon Pileup

Authorities have increased the number of injured people in an icy interstate pileup in eastern Oregon to 12.

State police say black ice is believed to be the cause of the crashes early Saturday morning involving more than a dozen tractor-trailers

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Landslide Concern in Thurston County After Heavy Rains

Officials in Thurston County have notified a handful of homeowners of a potential landslide hazard in the Lacey area.

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Poor Weather Likely Causes Crash Involving Dozens of Vehicles in Oregon

Police believe weather is to blame for a crash involving dozens of vehicles that forced the closure of a long stretch of Interstate 84 in eastern Oregon.

Oregon State Police Sgt. Kyle Hove says four people were hurt in the Saturday morning crash east of Baker City

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Washington State Taking Steps to Avoid Truck-Related Bridge Collapses

Hoping to avoid a repeat of the 2013 Skagit River Bridge collapse, state transportation officials have created a new online tool to help truckers plan their routes and avoid collisions.

A section of that bridge on Interstate 5 fell into the Skagit River after a truck carrying a tall load hit the bridge in Mount Vernon

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State of State Address Touches on Transportation, Education and More

Washington Governor Jay Inslee made the annual State of the State address Tuesday in Olympia.

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Newhouse To Serve As Vice Chair For Energy

The 114th U.S. Congress has convened and newly elected 4thDistrict Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-Wash.) has been named vice chairman of the Energy Subcommittee for the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology. 

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Taxes, Education Highlight Busy 2015 Legislative Session for State

The 105-day legislative session begins Monday with the expectation that it could be a tough few months for lawmakers who return to town under a contempt order by a state Supreme Court that has grown increasingly more impatient with their progress on fixing the way the state pays for basic education.

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