Stories tagged: Interstate 90
Thu., Jan. 15, 2015
Chain-reaction pileups on I-90 involve nine vehicles
Two chain-reaction pileups damaged nine vehicles Wednesday morning on Interstate 90 near Liberty Lake, though no one appeared to be seriously injured, the Washington State Patrol said. The debris from …
Fri., Jan. 9, 2015
Landowners draw plan for to build on downtown Spokane lot
One of the first things that visitors to Spokane see when they exit Interstate 90 at Division Street is an empty lot behind temporary murals. A Lutheran church that stood …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 4, 2014, 10:23 p.m.
Freezing rain causing numerous accidents
Washington State Patrol troopers have responded to about 25 crashes tonight in Spokane County between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m., said Trooper Randy Elkins.
Mon., Dec. 1, 2014
Division Street gateway upgrade in works
The city of Spokane is ready to move ahead next spring with a long-sought beautification project for the Division Street entrance to downtown at Interstate 90. New landscaping and walkways …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 21, 2014, 7:43 p.m.
Snoqualmie Pass conditions dicey
Numerous accidents caused the Washington State Patrol to close both directions of Interstate 90 across Snoqualmie Pass late this afternoon.
Sat., Nov. 1, 2014
I-90 morning commute time takes hit, analysis says
Traffic congestion during the morning commute on Interstate 90 has worsened in the past few years, but problems with slowdowns and delays are relatively minor compared to West Side freeways, …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 15, 2014, 9:07 a.m.
I-90 reopens in both directions at Liberty Lake
Interstate 90 has reopened in both directions at Liberty Lake.
Mon., Sept. 15, 2014
Project to replace lighting on Interstate 90 almost complete
When workers finish construction along Interstate 90 from Liberty Park to Havana Street this fall, drivers will see it in a different light. The state this year is finishing a …
Mon., Sept. 15, 2014
Leaking truck forces long I-90 shutdown
A tanker truck leaking a hazardous chemical shut down Interstate 90 near the Washington-Idaho state line for hours Sunday and released fumes that sickened two police officers and prompted officials …
Fri., Aug. 1, 2014, 9:46 a.m.
Prosecutor: No charges in deputy shooting of armed veteran
Prosecutors will not file charges against the six Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies who shot and killed Army veteran Jed Zillmer during an armed confrontation near the Spokane Valley Mall in …
Fri., Aug. 1, 2014, 9:01 a.m.
I-90 shooter indicted on 12 assault charges
The man who engaged police in a shootout on Interstate 90 near Post Falls was indicted by a grand jury on 12 counts of assault with intent to commit murder. …
Wed., July 23, 2014, 7:56 a.m.
Spokane Valley boy injured in rollover crash near Ritzville
A five-year-old boy and 33-year-old man were injured in a single-vehicle rollover collision just after 7 p.m. Tuesday near Ritzville, the Washington State Patrol said.
Fri., July 18, 2014
Vantage pileup closes eastbound I-90
A chain-reaction accident involving at least 24 vehicles closed eastbound Interstate 90 for much of the day Thursday as emergency crews struggled in blowing dust, ash and smoke to remove …
Sun., July 13, 2014
Plan for North Spokane Corridor, I-90 ramps worry East Central leaders
The current design for connecting the long-elusive North Spokane Corridor to Interstate 90 has some local leaders worried that traffic congestion would grow worse in east Spokane neighborhoods. The Spokane …
Sat., July 5, 2014
Idaho’s new 80 mph speed limit scrutinized
BOISE – When Idaho lawmakers voted to boost the state’s top speed limit to 80 mph, the focus fell on Southern Idaho where interstate highways link with Utah’s similarly wide, …
Mon., June 23, 2014, 8:44 a.m.
Spokane Valley man arrested after hit-and-run crashes on I-90
Tyler K. Busby was arrested facing multiple charges after authorities say he caused multiple crashes on Interstate 90 west of Coeur d’Alene on Sunday afternoon.
Sun., June 22, 2014
Passing judgment: A driver’s-eye look at Spokane
There are plenty of things to do and see in and around this beautiful apple maggot quarantine area we call Spokane. You know it. I know it.
UPDATED: Tue., June 3, 2014, 12:42 p.m.
Two injured when truck collides with fire truck
Two people were injured on Monday when a white pickup truck collided with a fire truck when changing lanes on Interstate 90, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Tue., May 27, 2014, 7:18 a.m.
3 injured in Post Falls wrong-way crash
POST FALLS — A Spokane Valley man who police say entered Interstate 90 in Post Falls going the wrong way and causing a collision has been arrested on suspicion of …
Mon., March 31, 2014, 2:43 p.m.
Landslide closes westbound I-90 near Idaho line
MISSOULA, Mont. — A landslide has forced the closure of westbound lanes on Interstate 90 five miles east of the Idaho border. The Missoulian reports Monday that westbound traffic is …
UPDATED: Tue., March 4, 2014, 3:17 p.m.
Interstate 90 reopens in Idaho after avalanche fears pass
Interstate 90 at Lookout Pass reopened Tuesday afternoon after avalanche fears subsided, the Idaho Transportation Department said.
Mon., March 3, 2014, 6:36 p.m.
Avalanche danger closes Lookout Pass
Lookout Pass along Interstate 90 has been closed on the Montana side due to avalanche danger.
Mon., March 3, 2014, 7:41 a.m.
Weekend snow closes passes, delays school
Spokane city crews worked overnight to clear five inches of snow that fell Sunday, blanketing the region and shutting down mountain passes. Forecasters say warmer conditions will round out the …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 10, 2014, 9:03 a.m.
Woman dies in single-car collision on I-90
A single-car collision on westbound I-90 near North Argonne Road has one lane of traffic blocked this morning. The Washington State Patrol said a woman has died.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 20, 2013, 3:46 p.m.
10-vehicle collision blocking westbound Interstate 90 east of Ritzville
A 10-vehicle collision is blocking both westbound lanes of Interstate 90 seven miles east of Ritzville.
Thu., Nov. 28, 2013
Chain-reaction crash on Interstate 90 kills one, injures eight
One person died and eight were injured in a chain-reaction collision southwest of Spokane as holiday travel got underway Wednesday morning. The three accidents shortly after 8 a.m. appeared to …
Fri., Nov. 22, 2013, 3:52 p.m.
Semitruck loses load of legumes, covers Interstate 90 in peas
A semitruck hauling dried peas lost multiple boxes on westbound Interstate 90 just east of the Freya exit, according to a Washington State Patrol news release, slowing traffic.
Mon., Nov. 11, 2013
Getting There: STA to launch bus clad in stars and stripes
Spokane Transit Authority is celebrating Veterans Day today in the best way it knows how: rolling out a new version of the red, white and blue bus. “This was initiated …
Mon., Oct. 14, 2013
Getting There: Council releases 2040 transportation plan
Population growth and an expanding economy are expected to bring a 37 percent increase in vehicle travel in the Spokane area by 2040. In the same time, demand for transit …
Mon., Sept. 23, 2013
Getting There: I-90 work will cause delays for six weeks
Construction on Interstate 90 in Central Washington will be causing lane restrictions and likely travel delays for the next six weeks, state transportation officials said. The work will mainly affect …