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UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 10:58 a.m.

Friends remember man killed in Lime scooter hit-and-run

Almost a week after his death, friends of Tyler Chestnutt recalled his kind and caring personality and his major love of the Seahawks.

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 2:07 p.m.

Woman injured in Lime scooter fall wants to raise concern about possible defect but won’t sue, husband says

Both Lime and the Bigelows say they have been in contact, and that the couple is happy with how the company has handled the incident so far.

Berlin to tighten rules for electric scooter users

Berlin plans to stop electric scooters being left on sidewalks and other anti-social behavior that’s drawn the ire of residents in the German capital since the vehicles were made legal …

Report: Texas man charged with DUI after scooter crash

Police in Texas charged a 30-year-old man with driving while intoxicated after he crashed a scooter outside a restaurant on Halloween, the Austin American-Statesman reported Thursday.

Seattle embraced dockless bike shares, but bans scooter ones. How come?

Mayor Jenny Durkan banned scooters, citing safety concerns, noting a Washington Post report that scooter-related emergency room visits have spiked in cities after scooter shares come to town.

UPDATED: Mon., July 9, 2018, 2:13 p.m.

Uber will rent scooters through its app in partnership with Lime

Uber Technologies Inc. is investing in Lime as part of a $335 million financing round, the companies announced Monday. The deal, led by Alphabet Inc.’s venture arm GV, values the …

Here’s how scooter startups solved the Segway problem

Why are scooters suddenly and inexplicably the Next Big Thing? I talked to some investors in the field to get a sense for the math.

Raspberry scooter helps 80-year-old woman harvest crop

Three rows of raspberry bushes stretch for about 40 feet in the Spokane Valley backyard of Carolee Nyborg, creating a challenge for her aging body as she collects gallons of …

Doug Clark: Cheesy Riders road trip wraps up the hard way

Cheesy Riders, my cross- country summer adventure on motor scooters with Scott Cooper, ended with a whimper Tuesday afternoon. As I explained in my previous column, Cooper and I set …