highways

Speed Limits
5:43 pm
Tue March 3, 2015

Northwest Lawmakers Mull Higher Speed Limits

File photo. Drivers can legally top out at 80 mph on some sections of interstate highway in Idaho.
Wikimedia

Originally published on Tue March 3, 2015 5:10 pm

Some Northwest lawmakers want you to be able to drive faster. Bills in both Oregon and Washington would increase the speed limit on some sections of highway.

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Speeding Law
4:24 pm
Wed February 18, 2015

Idaho Has Legal Loophole Big Enough To Drive A Speeding Car Through

File photo of Highway 95 in north Idaho.
Jessica Robinson Northwest News Network

Originally published on Wed February 18, 2015 4:22 pm

According to the Idaho Supreme Court, an apparent error in Idaho’s legal code could make certain highway speed limits unenforceable.

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Highway Reopens
5:25 pm
Thu August 14, 2014

US Highway 12 Open After Mudslide

Slides happen nearly every year on this highway known as 'White Pass.'
Credit Washington State Department of Transportation

U.S. Highway 12 in Washington reopens after a large mudslide yesterday . State workers are concerned about more possible slides there.

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