It’s tempting to check social media while stuck in traffic, but that’s illegal now in Washington state. Tickets cost $136 for a first offense.
Staff reporter Mike Lindblom covers transportation for The Seattle Times.
Washington state’s new distracted-driving law is now in effect. Here’s what you need to know to avoid a ticket.
The states own most of the Amtrak Cascades passenger cars and cover the operating costs for service that runs from Vancouver, B.C. to Eugene, Oregon....
An Amtrak spokeswoman said the train’s engineer was removed from his post after the accident.
Freeway lane closures abound this weekend, led by resurfacing projects near Southcenter and across Snoqualmie Pass. Here are the spots you might want to avoid.
Seattle school zones display one sign too many, a judge agreed in dismissing a driver’s camera-generated $234 speeding ticket.
Sunday’s passenger train derailment near the Chambers Bay drawbridge south of Tacoma remains under investigation. Officials say it was first time since Cascades service began...
Tolls at the Highway 520 bridge across Lake Washington will rise to $4.30 each way at peak times. Also this weekend, a new $1.25 toll...
The city says a new First Avenue streetcar, running in its own lanes and connecting with the other two lines, would boost ridership.