Stories tagged: highway safety
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016, 6:19 p.m.
Washington State Patrol, local law enforcement conducting extra DUI patrols
WENATCHEE – The Washington State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies will be ramping up their DUI patrols through the end of the year. With funding by the Washington Traffic …
Wed., July 13, 2016, 6 p.m.
Unbuckled seat belts the common denominator in rash of local traffic deaths
Eight people killed in car crashes in the Inland Northwest since early May had something in common: They weren’t wearing seat belts.
Tue., May 17, 2016, 11:37 a.m.
Startup wants to put self-driving big rigs on U.S. highways
Anthony Levandowski, a robot-loving engineer who helped steer Google’s self-driving technology, is convinced autonomous big rigs will be the next big thing on the road to a safer transportation system.
Tue., Jan. 6, 2015
U.S. 95 rerouting plan near Moscow triggers opposition
Hundreds of species of flowering plants grow on Paradise Ridge south of Moscow, Idaho, a long, narrow rise that contains some of the best remnants of the native grasslands that …
Mon., Oct. 5, 2009
Trees along I-90 set to come down
Landscape trees along Interstate 90 east of Division Street are coming out. Planted nearly 40 years ago, the trees have grown to a size that makes them a safety hazard.