Author: Rylee Fitzgerald

WSDOT to reevaluate North Cascades Highway closure on Monday

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The closure of the North Cascades Highway, which has now lasted for most of July, could be ending soon. The Washington State Department of Transportation's incident management team will reevaluate the closure on Monday, but the highway…

Repairs being made to buckling roads on US 395

SPOKANE, Wash. -- As the heat continues, we are experiencing the results of it. An expansion joint concrete panel on US 395 over the Little Spokane River in the Wandermere area buckled due to the heat Friday afternoon. Crews were…

Paving project on I-90 continues ramp closures

SPOKANE, Wash. — If you're taking I-90 this next week, expect some closures because crews for the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will be working on several interstate ramps next…

Riverfront Park hosting summer story time sessions for kids

SPOKANE, Wash. — Riverfront Park is hosting fun activities for children throughout the summer beginning July 12.  This Monday, you can join Spokane Library for "Story Time at the North Bank" shelter near the Ice Age Floods Playground. All of…

On-ramps closing on I-90 due to paving project

SPOKANE, Wash. -- If you use I-90 through Spokane, you might need to plan for some additional driving time this coming week. Crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will be…

Washington nearing 70 percent vaccinated

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- According to the Washington State Department of Health, 69.6 percent of people 16 and older have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, as of July 7. These numbers were found from the Washington State…

SPS summer meals program kicks off Monday

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Spokane children needing meals can now pick them up at various locations across the city.  Spokane Public Schools started its Summer Meals Program at the following locations Monday: Finch Elementary at 11 a.m. Grant Elementary at 11…

Coeur d’Alene IRONMAN road closures and delays

COEUR d’ALENE, Idaho -- Motorists should expect road closure this Sunday due to the upcoming IRONMAN triathlon, causing delays. Traffic will be delayed from Northwest Boulevard south to Missile Base Road. The highway will remain open, but there will be…

Spokane Valley opening cooling locations during heatwave

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -- With the record-breaking heat wave coming to the pacific northwest and extremely hot temperatures predicted for this weekend and on, the City of Spokane Valley has designated a handful of cooling locations.  People can get out…