By Eric Florip September 15, 2014 6 a.m.
The ongoing expansion of state Highway 502 between Interstate 5 and Battle Ground marked a milestone recently as crews began paving a stretch of the roadway, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation.
By Eric Florip September 12, 2014 1:13 p.m.
A wildfire burning near White Salmon was 80 percent contained as of this afternoon, but continues to create potential hazards and slowing on state Highway 14 in the Columbia River, according to the Department of Natural Resources.
By Eric Florip September 6, 2014 5:59 p.m.
In 20 years, a larger economy and a larger population figure to put an even bigger strain on Washington's highways, roads and rails. An ongoing update to a statewide transportation plan aims to help answer the question: How will the state's already-aging infrastructure keep up?
By Eric Florip September 5, 2014 7:06 p.m.
Vancouver's warmest summer on record has brought good news to local farmers.
By Eric Florip August 27, 2014 5:37 p.m.
A $200,000 state grant will support a new biomass-fueled power plant near Stevenson expected to be operational next year, Gov. Jay Inslee announced Wednesday. The money will go to Wind River Biomass Utility, which has pursued the project will local, state and federal partners.
By Eric Florip August 27, 2014 7:17 p.m.
Seventeen years after planning began, state transportation officials and local leaders celebrated the end of the $133 million Salmon Creek Interchange Project with a ribbon-cutting ceremony today.