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WSDOT Creates Tool To Help Truckers Avoid Low BridgesHoping to avoid a repeat of the 2013 Skagit River Bridge collapse, state transportation officials have created a new online tool to help truckers plan their routes and avoid collisions.
Police Kill Rampaging Cow That Tossed Officer Into The AirMount Vernon police say the cow escaped from a farm outside the city limits.
Police Officer Among 5 Hurt In Mount Vernon Fire The three-alarm fire caused heavy damage to the top two floors of the three-story building
Temporary I-5 Skagit River Span To Open This Week A temporary span on the Interstate 5 Skagit River bridge should open this week — less than a month since a section of the bridge collapsed, the Washington Transportation Department said.
NTSB Clears I-5 Skagit River Bridge Accident Scene Portions of a temporary Interstate 5 bridge could extend over the Skagit River in a day or two and the entire 160-foot gap could be filled next week, reopening freeway lanes that have been detoured since the May 23 bridge collapse, the Washington Department of Transportation said.
Detectives Seek 2nd Truck From Bridge Collapse Washington State Patrol detectives are looking for a second commercial truck believed to have been on the Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River when a section of that bridge collapsed May 23, an agency spokesman said Tuesday.
I-5 Bridge Collapses In Mt. Vernon; People, Cars Fall In Skagit RiverThe Washington State Patrol says the Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River at Mount Vernon has collapsed, dumping vehicles and people into the water.
'Barefoot Bandit' Pleads Guilty To Burglary Charge "Barefoot Bandit" Colton Harris-Moore has pleaded guilty in Mount Vernon to a burglary charge for breaking into the Anacortes Airport where he stole a plane and flew it to Orcas Island.
Best Weekend Road Trips in WA November 16 - 18Holiday bazaars, arts and crafts and local wine tasting is the theme of this weekend in Washington! Take a short drive, enjoy the scenery, and take advantage of these great events!
Guide to WA Hard Cider DistilleriesIf you are new to hard cider, it's worth a try. Locally grown apples have put the Northwest on the map for delicious hard apple cider. Here are some of our favorite Washington cider makers.
Best Road Trips in WA September 14 - 16Ready for a road trip? Pack the kids in the car and head out for a weekend of fun and adventure! Farm tours, art festivals, quilts, sheepdogs, a renaissance faire and more!
Guide to Apple Festivals in WA From learning about apple trees, to picking apples and pressing cider, there are lots of fun family activities this fall celebrating Washington's most famous fruit!