Stories tagged: Interstate 90
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 9:30 p.m.
South Cle Elum man injured rollover crash on I-90
A South Cle Elum man was injured Friday morning when he rolled his pickup on Interstate 90 a mile east of Snoqualmie Pass, the Washington State Patrol reported.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 2:19 p.m.
Two NIC basketball coaches struck by car on Interstate 90
Two pedestrians were injured Thursday morning when they were struck by a car on Interstate 90 at the western exit for state Highway 904 at Tyler, the Washington State Patrol …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
Rathdrum woman dies in crash on westbound I-90 at Liberty Lake
The Washington State Patrol has closed westbound Interstate 90 because of a crash. The crash appears to have occurred near the underpass of the Liberty Lake exit.
Mon., Aug. 29, 2016, 9:47 p.m.
Montana plane crash kills ‘Ice Road Truckers’ TV show star
A plane crash in Western Montana killed a star of the History channel reality series “Ice Road Truckers” who was planning to film a pilot episode of a show about …
Sun., Aug. 28, 2016, 10:42 p.m.
Plane crash near Missoula leaves two dead
Authorities said two people have died after a single-engine plane crashed on the edge of Interstate 90 southeast of Missoula.
Thu., Aug. 25, 2016, 5:27 p.m.
Man arrested after chase from Airway Heights to Ritzville
A man led the Washington State Patrol, Sheriff’s deputies and Kalispel Tribal Police on a chase through Airway Heights and Cheney before being captured outside Ritzville Thursday morning.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 9:53 a.m.
Before killing girlfriend along I-90, suspect had avoided deportation, documents say
The suspect in a grisly Washington killing entered the country illegally, stayed for years and wasn’t deported despite a conviction for DUI in Grant County and an encounter with Border …
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 5:52 p.m.
About those animal guts on the freeway …
When a truck stopped abruptly Thursday afternoon, spilling a sun-warmed stew of animal parts onto the westbound lanes of Interstate 90, the question in many readers minds was undoubtedly: Why?
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 1:44 p.m.
New I-90 bridge opens near Snoqualmie Pass
Traffic on Interstate 90 drove over the newly constructed avalanche bridge just east of Snoqualmie Pass for the first time Tuesday.
Thu., July 21, 2016
Semitruck spills diesel onto Spokane Valley freeway entrance
A semitruck being hauled by another semi truck toppled Wednesday morning, rupturing the fuel tank and spilling about 70 gallons of diesel onto an Interstate 90 on-ramp in Spokane Valley.
Mon., July 18, 2016, 8:52 p.m.
Three injured in fiery crash on Interstate 90 near Snoqualmie
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. – A fiery crash blocked traffic on eastbound Interstate 90, injuring three people. Fire and rescue officials say that the driver of a truck didn’t notice traffic had …
Mon., July 18, 2016, 9:13 a.m.
Man dies in Lincoln County crash
A man is dead after a blown-out tire caused his car to veer off Interstate 90 on Sunday night, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Mon., July 4, 2016
Getting There: Road projects kick into high gear this week
Road construction work in the Spokane region kicks into a higher gear with more projects getting underway
Sun., June 26, 2016, 2:30 p.m.
Two men killed in speeding car crash along I-90 in Post Falls
A Bonners Ferry man and a Florida man were killed early Sunday morning when their speeding car crashed and rolled on an Interstate 90 off ramp on the east end …
Mon., June 13, 2016, 8:32 p.m.
Man involved in trooper assault later saved by another trooper
A man who admitted to being an accessory in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper was recently saved from a burning car by a Washington state trooper.
Sun., June 12, 2016, 5:21 p.m.
Work starts on Wolf Lodge Interstate 90 interchange
Work starts today on a new interchange at Wolf Lodge Bay on Interstate 90 in North Idaho
Sun., June 5, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
Man dangling from I-90 overpass taken into custody
A man found hanging Saturday night from the Thor Street overpass on Interstate 90 was taken into protective custody. Traffic on the freeway was stopped in both directions while Spokane …
Wed., May 25, 2016, 10:19 a.m.
Three Washington suspects plead guilty in beating of South Dakota trooper
Three Washington state residents accused in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper have pleaded guilty and agreed to testify against a fourth suspect.
Wed., May 11, 2016, 12:55 p.m.
Washington will not raise I-90 speed limit to 75
The state decided Wednesday it will not raise the speed limit to 75 mph along rural portions of Interstate 90 in Eastern Washington.
Mon., April 18, 2016
Public asked to weigh in on 75-mph speed limit on I-90
The Washington state Department of Transportation is holding two public meetings this week on a proposal to raise the speed limit on a segment of Interstate 90 through the Columbia …
Wed., April 13, 2016, 4:05 p.m.
75 mph speed limit on part of I-90 considered by state
Washington is seeking public comment on a proposal to raise speed limits on a roughly 100-mile stretch of Interstate 90 in eastern Washington.
Mon., April 11, 2016, 5:10 a.m.
Monroe Street’s eastbound I-90 on-ramp closing through April 22
Spokane drivers headed east on I-90 from downtown will have limited access with the closure of the eastbound onramp at Monroe Street through April 22
Tue., March 15, 2016, 9:42 a.m.
Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass to temporarily shut down for avalanche control
Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass will be shut down this morning for avalanche control work, according to the state Department of Transportation.
Mon., March 7, 2016
I-90 improvements to Lookout Pass continue this year
A $28.8 million project to repave and improve I-90 from Mullan to Lookout Pass continues this year.
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 8:02 a.m.
It’s been a dangerous winter for elk on Interstate 90
At least 65 elk have been killed this winter on a stretch of Interstate 90 just west of Vantage.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 3:33 p.m.
Front Porch: Sometimes human, animal migrations intersect
I travel to Seattle often and have rather unkindly considered the space between here and there as simply the drive-through counties. But then a few years ago I began noticing …
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016, 1:36 p.m.
New exit off of I-90 aimed to ease congestion at Freya
The state wants to improve traffic flow and relieve some of the congestion at the Thor-Freya interchange on Interstae 90 by building a new and longer westbound exit.
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016, 8:21 a.m.
I-90 traffic slow after semi-trailer crash cleared
A fiery semi-trailer crash along Interstate 90 near the Sprague exit Friday morning has been cleared.
Mon., Sept. 28, 2015
Getting There: Dead, diseased poplars along I-90 being cut down
Dead and diseased Lombardy poplar trees growing as a visual screen between Interstate 90 and the Spalding Auto Parts wrecking yard will be cut down. The trees are part of …
Tue., Sept. 8, 2015
Paving will give East Central direct road to Spokane core
When it comes to building highways in Spokane, no neighborhood has borne more pavement than East Central. More than 1,000 houses in Spokane were leveled to make way for the …