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Interstate 84

File photo of a wildfire. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Winds Fan Wildfire That Damages Three Washington Homes

High winds and warm temperatures are challenging Northwest firefighters, especially in the typically windy Columbia River Gorge where a windblown wildfire on the Washington side damaged three homes and smoke from a fire on the Oregon side temporarily restricted traffic on Interstate 84.

CBS Seattle–09/11/2014

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Washington State Man Dies After Idaho Traffic Stop

Idaho State Police say a 54-year-old motorist pulled over by a trooper and given a verbal warning died shortly after when his vehicle crashed about half a mile away.

CBS Seattle–05/29/2014

File photo of cars backed up on an Interstate. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Landslide Blocks Interstate In Columbia River Gorge

The Oregon Department of Transportation says it has a lot of work to do before it can reopen the eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 that were hit Wednesday night by a rockslide in the Columbia River Gorge.

02/13/2014

Stock Image of a speed limit sign (Photo credit: STAN HONDA / AFP / Getty Images)

Police Say Driver Gets Three Speeding Tickets In An Hour To Make Court Date

Traffic officers along Interstate 84 in Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge say a lead-footed driver was in such a hurry to make a court date on a meth possession charge that he racked up $2,000 worth of speeding tickets in an hour.

03/09/2012

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