Stories tagged: Lake Washington
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016, 12:26 p.m.
SR 520 bridge demolition investigation sought
A group of neighbors near the old State Route 520 bridge are asking for federal intervention before the floating bridge is completely demolished.
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 1:43 p.m.
I-90 to close during Blue Angels practices, shows
The Interstate 90 floating bridge across Seattle’s Lake Washington will be closed at various times starting Thursday as the U.S. Navy Blue Angels take to the sky.
Wed., May 18, 2016, 11:48 a.m.
Lake Washington bridge toll going up
Washington state will raise the toll on the SR 520 bridge across Lake Washington this summer.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 4:26 p.m.
3-year-old pulled from Lake Washington
Authorities say a 3-year-old boy has been rescued from Lake Washington and is in critical condition at a Seattle hospital.
Mon., April 25, 2016, 9:28 a.m.
New 520 bridge now open to traffic in both directions
The new State Route 520 floating bridge over Lake Washington in Seattle has opened to traffic in both directions.
Sat., April 2, 2016, 2:11 p.m.
Thousands turn out as Gov. Inslee cuts ribbon on 520 bridge
Thousands of people turned out for festivities celebrating the opening of the new State Route 520 floating bridge across Lake Washington.
Wed., Aug. 7, 2013
Giant dead fish in lake may be sturgeon
SEATTLE – A Seattle man who came across a giant dead fish as he waterskied on Lake Washington says he first thought it might be a shark. Keith Magnuson now …
Thu., July 19, 2012
WSDOT reaches accord with toll company
SEATTLE – The Washington Transportation Department has reached a settlement with the company that was late in setting up tolling on the Highway 520 floating bridge on Lake Washington, and …
Sun., April 19, 2009
Tugboat sinks in Lake Washington
A tugboat sank in Lake Washington, spilling diesel fuel that officials say was contained. The state Department of Ecology says the tug, operated by Lakeshore Marine Construction, sank about 1:40 …