Stories tagged: U.S. Highway 395
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 6:59 P.M.
U.S. 395 could be renamed for the late House Speaker Tom Foley
House panel urged to support renaming U.S. 395 in Washington as the Thomas S. “Tom” Foley Memorial Highway.
TUESDAY, DEC. 27, 2016, 3:05 P.M.
Three-vehicle crash injures five north of Spokane
Five people were injured Tuesday morning when a driver lost control of his SUV on U.S. Highway 395 and struck two other cars traveling in the opposite direction.
THURSDAY, JULY 14, 2016, 5:18 P.M.
Changes to North-South freeway suggested at transportation workshop
The idea of making the southern portion of the North Spokane Corridor a boulevard instead of a freeway surfaced at a workshop last week
MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016, 10:49 P.M.
Witnesses say driver accused of killing Mt. Spokane High School student was going faster than 100 mph
Witnesses of a crash that killed a Mt. Spokane High School sophomore and left his best friend fighting for his life Saturday night told investigators that the car that struck …
MONDAY, MAY 30, 2016, 1:18 P.M.
Roundabouts proposed for U.S. 395 in Deer Park
The state transportation department is proposing two roundabouts to improve safety on U.S. Highway 395 through Deer Park.
UPDATED: TUESDAY, OCT. 13, 2015, 10:05 P.M.
Man involved in crash with Kettle Falls police SUV dies
A man whose pickup was struck by a Kettle Falls police SUV last month as the officer tried to pass him has died, the Washington State Patrol reported Tuesday evening.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 26, 2015
Driver injured in collision with Stevens County police SUV
A man driving a pickup was seriously injured Thursday afternoon in a collision in Stevens County with a Kettle Falls police SUV. Kettle Falls police Officer Timothy D. Dollar, 56, …
THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2015
Fire near Clayton destroys rental home
A fire burning between Clayton and Loon Lake, Washington, shut down Highway 395 for several hours Wednesday afternoon before the highway reopened around 6 p.m. The fire began in a …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 1, 2014, 9:09 P.M.
Motorcyclist injured in crash with deer
A motorcyclist was hospitalized Wednesday afternoon after he struck a deer three miles south of Colville.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 6, 2012
Bridge in Kettle Falls to be closed
The U.S. Highway 395 bridge over the Columbia River at Kettle Falls will close to traffic during evening and nighttime hours today and again on Monday so crews can work …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 22, 2011, 10:25 A.M.
No charges for deputies in crash that killed diabetic man
Prosecutors have declined to pursue criminal charges against two Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies involved in a fatal crash with a diabetic man in June.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 4, 2011
Corridor funding may hit dead end
As the northern half of the north Spokane freeway nears completion, state transportation officials say there is no clear route to financing the hugely expensive southern half. Nearly $600 million …
TUESDAY, MAY 17, 2011, 9:18 A.M.
U.S. 395 reopens in Chewelah
The Washington Department of Transportation this morning reported that U.S. Highway 395 through Chewelah was blocked by flood waters from Chewelah Creek, but reopened by 10 a.m.
THURSDAY, JAN. 13, 2011, 8:13 A.M.
Slush, speed blamed for N. Spokane accident
A combination of slush on the highway and driving too fast for conditions were blamed for a traffic accident this morning that injured a 40-year-old driver, the Washington State Patrol …
MONDAY, SEPT. 20, 2010
Getting There: Bus line links Spokane to northern neighbors
Folks living along the U.S. Highway 395 corridor north of Spokane are going to get a new choice for transportation. The state of Washington has launched bus service between Kettle …
FRIDAY, AUG. 20, 2010
Highway 395 crash kills motorcyclist
A 58-year-old Bellevue man died Thursday when his motorcycle collided with a car on U.S. Highway 395 south of Deer Park. Richard P. Wittgenstein was riding his 2007 Harley-Davidson south …
MONDAY, AUG. 16, 2010
Getting There: Lincoln Street redesigned with pond in mind
A newly rebuilt section of Lincoln Street on Spokane’s South Hill contains an innovative system for gathering and reusing storm water in Cannon Hill Park. Mayor Mary Verner led a …