The state’s short line railroads boost economic development and trade, and reduce carbon emissions and wear-and-tear on roadways, says Sue Lani Madsen.
Changes to the Ben Burr Trail, including a wider and paved pathway, have earned mixed reviews from bicyclists and walkers.
Air bag maker Takata Corp.’s troubles worsened Monday as the company confirmed that a truck carrying its inflators and a volatile chemical exploded last week in a Texas border town, …
State transportation engineers are holding a public meeting to show off ideas for making intersections on U.S. Highway 195 safer for drivers
The U.S. is seeking to forcibly limit how fast trucks, buses and other large vehicles can travel on the nation’s highways.
The world’s first self-driving taxis will be picking up passengers in Singapore starting Thursday. Select members of the public will be able to hail a free ride through their smartphones …
The Suncrest area is getting a new rapid flashing beacon on state Highway 291 at Swenson Road following requests from community members
Voters will not get to weigh in on the trains moving coal and oil through downtown Spokane, as the City Council reversed course and removed the question from the November …
Business are suffering in downtown construction zone; city asks the public to help them with their purchasing power
County crews install new pedestrian beacon at Mead High
After nearly two years of construction, the new Sullivan Road Bridge over the Spokane River is about to open.
The Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is now one of 47 airports where travelers can apply for a program aimed at speeding up security lines.
Traffic on Interstate 90 drove over the newly constructed avalanche bridge just east of Snoqualmie Pass for the first time Tuesday.
Portland police say a pedestrian died and another was injured when they were struck by a vehicle just east of the Highway 26 tunnel.
A Muslim flight attendant has sued ExpressJet, accusing the airline of wrongly suspending her because she refused to serve alcohol to passengers.
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.
A ferry that once plied the Columbia River between Astoria and Washington state will soon be back in service as a tourist attraction.
Construction along Monroe and Lincoln streets is generating concerns and complaints
The Washington Attorney General’s Office has come out against a crude oil terminal being proposed in Vancouver.
A pair of STA construction projects will have the downtown bus Plaza and Jefferson park-and-ride lots torn up in coming weeks
Canada’s transport minister says the rail car model involved in a fiery crash that killed 47 people in Quebec three years ago will no longer be allowed to transport oil …
The troubled project to replace an aging double-decker highway bridge hugging Seattle’s waterfront with a tunnel faces up to $223 million in cost overruns, Washington transportation officials said Thursday.
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.
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 …
The FAA funding bill stops the termination of human weather observers at Spokane International Airport.
Uber drivers who refuse to take passengers with service animals may soon be dropped under policies the ride-hailing company is adopting as part of a lawsuit settlement with the National …
The idea of making the southern portion of the North Spokane Corridor a boulevard instead of a freeway surfaced at a workshop last week
Eight people killed in car crashes in the Inland Northwest since early May had something in common: They weren’t wearing seat belts.
Railroads hauling crude oil would be required to develop comprehensive plans for dealing with a significant oil spill, including providing detailed information to state and tribal authorities, under a rule …
A federal appeals court has decided that people injured in crashes caused by faulty General Motors Co. ignition switches can sue the company even if they were hurt before GM’s …