The Skagit River bridge is classified as “functionally obsolete,” but was considered safe by transportation officials. The same is true for the Columbia River bridge.
It damaged the Gypsy Restaurant, along with several vehicles.
The truck was hauling an oversized load of drilling equipment destined for Vancouver, Wash.
More than $100,000 was spent for a sand-based material to cover the ground for the City Fair at Waterfront Park so festival-goers won’t be slogging around in mud, even if it keeps raining.
Built in the 1920s and remodeled in the 1970s, Powell’s Books is about to get a seismic upgrade.
More than 4,500 people have signed up to take part in the March Against Monsanto.
The collapse of the I-5 bridge over the Skagit River at Mount Vernon and rescue efforts, Thursday, May 23, 2013.
There were no injuries.
Gabriel Kearns went missing Thursday morning.
The average price for a gallon of gasoline going into Memorial Day weekend sits at $3.97.