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The latest from news outlets and blogs around the Northwest and beyond, chosen by Crosscut editors.

Traffic alerts as Blue Angels soar

Sections of I-90 will close Thursday through Sunday for Blue Angels practice and Seafair.  

Q13FOX.COM

Seattle-Redmond transit train in the works

By 2023, commuting to the Eastside looks like it will be a bit easier. This week, Sound Transit released an animated video showing what the East Link experience will be like. 

GEEKWIRE

Don't look now: Monorail will be on the ballot again. Really.

A group of activists has collected the signatures to put a small tax measure on the November ballot to pay for studies. Building a new monorail line? That would require another ballot.

SEATTLE TIMES

Sound Transit votes to put light-rail yard by Bellevue Spring District

Sound Transit's board voted Thursday in favor of a plan to place a new light-rail facility near the Spring District in Bellevue.

PUBLICOLA

Why all the plane crashes?

It's been a bad week for flying, why so? Aviation experts discuss flight safety.

SEATTLEPI.COM

Teen pilot seeking around-the-world record killed in ocean crash

A teen pilot seeking an around-the-world record was killed after his plane crashed into the ocean. Crews are searching Wednesday for his father who was also on board.

SEATTLE TIMES

Letting drivers cut in actually eases traffic congestion

According to Washington State Department of Transportation, letting a driver cut in front of you actually eases traffic flow.

KUOW-FM

How to avoid the I-90 blues

Prominent Eastsiders and transportation wizards weigh in about avoiding traffic-induced mania during this week's I-90 closure.

SEATTLE TIMES

Attention bump-weary transit riders, car drivers: One state has pretty good roads

Roads, highways and bridges are in bad shape across much of America. But one state does much better.

WASHINGTON POST

All westbound lanes of 520 blocked at east highrise

All westbound lanes of Highway 520, at the floating bridge east highrise, are blocked after a three-car accident this morning.

SEATTLE TIMES
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