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Aberdeen is a city in Grays Harbor County, Washington, United States.
Adams County is a county in the U.S. state of Washington.
The Alaska–Yukon–Pacific Exposition was a world's fair held in Seattle in 1909, publicizing the development of the Pacific Northwest.
The Alpine Lakes Wilderness is a large wilderness area spanning the Central Cascades of Washington state in the United States.
The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) is a standards setting body which publishes specifications, test protocols and guidelines which are used in highway design and construction throughout the United States.
The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, doing business as Amtrak, is a passenger railroad service that provides medium- and long-distance intercity service in the contiguous United States and to three Canadian cities.
Ancestry.com LLC is a privately held online company based in Lehi, Utah.
Annual average daily traffic, abbreviated AADT, is a measure used primarily in transportation planning and transportation engineering.
An appropriation bill, also known as supply bill or spending bill, is proposed law that authorizes the expenditure of government funds.
In Euclidean geometry, an arc (symbol: ⌒) is a closed segment of a differentiable curve.
Arthur Armstrong Denny (June 20, 1822 – January 9, 1899) was one of the founders of Seattle, Washington,, Special Collections, Washington State Historical Society (WSHS).
Asphalt concrete (commonly called asphalt, blacktop, or pavement in North America, and tarmac, bitumen macadam or rolled asphalt in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland) is a composite material commonly used to surface roads, parking lots, airports, as well as the core of embankment dams.
Aubrey Davis Park, formerly the Mercer Island Lid and First Hill Lid, is a park lid covering of Interstate 90 (I-90) between West Mercer Way and 76th Avenue Southeast on Mercer Island.
The system of auto trails was an informal network of marked routes that existed in the United States and Canada in the early part of the 20th century.
Avista Stadium is an outdoor athletic venue in the northwest United States, located in Spokane Valley, a suburb of Spokane, Washington.
Beacon Hill is a hill and neighborhood in southeast Seattle, Washington.
Beaux Arts Village is a town located in the Eastside portion of the Seattle Metropolitan Area, an affluent region of King County, Washington, United States.
Bellevue Airfield was a private airfield in Bellevue, Washington that closed in 1983.
Bellevue College is a public institution of higher education located in Bellevue, Washington, a city on the Eastside of Lake Washington, near Seattle.
Bellevue is a city in the Eastside region of King County, Washington, United States, across Lake Washington from Seattle.
The Black River is a tributary of the Duwamish River in King County in the U.S. state of Washington.
Blewett Pass, at an elevation of, is a mountain pass in the Wenatchee Mountains (an eastward extension of the Cascades) of Washington state that is crossed by U.S. Route 97 (US 97).
The BNSF Railway Company is the largest freight railroad network in North America, followed by the Union Pacific Railroad (UP) in second place, its primary competitor for Western U.S. freight.
Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.
A brick is building material used to make walls, pavements and other elements in masonry construction.
Burke is an unincorporated community in Grant County, in the U.S. state of Washington.
Interstate 90 Business may refer to several business routes of the Interstate Highway System that connects Interstate 90 with the central business district of various cities bypassed by I-90.
The Cascade Range or Cascades is a major mountain range of western North America, extending from southern British Columbia through Washington and Oregon to Northern California.
For the 1951 film, see Cattle Drive (1951 film).
The Central Area, commonly called the Central District or CD,Mary T. Henry,, HistoryLink, March 10, 2001.
CenturyLink Field is a multi-purpose stadium located in Seattle, Washington, United States.
Chehalis is a city in Lewis County, Washington, United States.
Cheney is a city in Spokane County, Washington, United States.
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
The Chinatown-International District of Seattle, Washington (also known as the CID) is the center of Seattle's Asian American community.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Cle Elum is a city in Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States.
The Columbia Plateau or Columbia Basin is a geographic region located almost entirely in Eastern Washington and north-central Oregon—with the eastern edge spilling over into North Idaho The area is characterized by its mostly semi-arid climate (Bsk under the Köppen classification)—with some areas falling under the desert (BWk) and mediterranean (Csa and Csb) classifications—resulting in a shrub-steppe environment.
The Columbia River is the largest river in the Pacific Northwest region of North America.
A concurrency in a road network is an instance of one physical road bearing two or more different highway, motorway, or other route numbers.
Cougar Mountain is a peak in the Issaquah Alps in King County, Washington.
Coulee, or coulée is a term applied rather loosely to different landforms, all of which refer to a kind of valley or drainage zone.
Coulee City is a town in Grant County, Washington.
The Daily Record is an American daily newspaper published in Ellensburg, Washington.
Davenport is the county seat of Lincoln County, Washington, United States.
The David Rumsey Historical Map Collection is one of the world's largest private map collections.
Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the largest city on the United States–Canada border, and the seat of Wayne County.
Downtown is the central business district of Seattle, Washington.
The Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel (DSTT), also referred to as the Metro Bus Tunnel, is a pair of public transit tunnels in Seattle, Washington, United States.
Riverside, is a neighborhood that entirely comprises Downtown Spokane (the city's central business district), as well as the area immediately to the north of Riverfront Park.
Drilling and blasting is the controlled use of explosives and other methods such as gas pressure blasting pyrotechnics, to break rock for excavation.
In physical geography, a dune is a hill of loose sand built by aeolian processes (wind) or the flow of water.
Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower (October 14, 1890 – March 28, 1969) was an American army general and statesman who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 to 1961.
The East Channel Bridge is a bridge carrying Interstate 90 from Mercer Island, Washington, to Bellevue, Washington, over the East Channel of Lake Washington, which separates Mercer Island from the rest of the Eastside.
The East Link Extension is a future light rail line serving the Eastside region of the Seattle metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Washington.
Eastern Washington is the portion of the US state of Washington east of the Cascade Range.
Eastgate is a neighborhood of Bellevue, Washington, United States.
Easton is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
The Eastside, in the context of the King County, Washington, United States area, is a collective term for the suburbs of Seattle located on the east side of Lake Washington.
The Eastside Rail Corridor is a rail Right of way where a rail trail is under development in the Eastside suburbs of Seattle, Washington.
Edgar Martínez (born January 2, 1963), nicknamed "Gar" and "Papi", is a former Major League Baseball designated hitter and third baseman and current hitting coach of the Seattle Mariners.
Ellensburg is a city in, and the county seat of, Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
The Empire Builder is an Amtrak long-distance passenger train that operates daily between Chicago andvia two sections west of SpokaneSeattle and Portland. Introduced in 1929, it was the flagship passenger train of the Great Northern Railway and its successor, the Burlington Northern, and was retained by Amtrak when it took over intercity rail service in 1971. The end-to-end travel time of the route is 45–46 hours for an average speed of about, though the train travels as fast as over the majority of the route. It is Amtrak's busiest long-distance route.
Ephrata is a city in Grant County, Washington, United States.
Ernest Lister (June 15, 1870June 14, 1919) was the eighth Governor of the state of Washington.
Everett is the county seat of and the largest city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States.
Factoria is a mixed-use suburban neighborhood in south Bellevue, Washington and is one of the city's significant commercial districts.
Fairchild Air Force Base (AFB) is a United States Air Force base, located approximately southwest of Spokane, Washington.
Fall City is an unincorporated area in King County, Washington, United States.
The Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956, popularly known as the National Interstate and Defense Highways Act (Public Law 84-627), was enacted on June 29, 1956, when President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the bill into law.
The Federal Aid Road Act of 1916 (also known as the Bankhead-Shackleford Act), 39 Stat.
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is a division of the United States Department of Transportation that specializes in highway transportation.
A ferry is a merchant vessel used to carry passengers, and sometimes vehicles and cargo as well, across a body of water.
Fishtrap is an extinct town in Lincoln County, in the U.S. state of Washington.
The Fraser River is the longest river within British Columbia, Canada, rising at Fraser Pass near Blackrock Mountain in the Rocky Mountains and flowing for, into the Strait of Georgia at the city of Vancouver.
A frontage road (also known as an access road, service road or parallel road) is a local road running parallel to a higher-speed, limited-access road.
George is a city in Grant County, Washington, United States.
Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park/Wanapum Recreational Area is a Washington state park at Vantage, Washington that includes of shoreline on the Wanapum Reservoir on the Columbia River.
Gonzaga University is a private, Roman Catholic university in Spokane, Washington, United States.
The Good Roads Movement occurred in the United States between the late 1870s and the 1920s.
The H.M. Gousha Company was one of the "Big Three" major producers of road maps and atlases in the United States during the 25 years following World War II, making maps for free distribution by oil companies and auto clubs.
Grandfather Cuts Loose the Ponies (also known as the Wild Horse Monument) is a public art sculpture created by David Govedare in 1989–1990 and situated near Vantage, Washington.
Grant County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington.
The Great Lakes (les Grands-Lacs), also called the Laurentian Great Lakes and the Great Lakes of North America, are a series of interconnected freshwater lakes located primarily in the upper mid-east region of North America, on the Canada–United States border, which connect to the Atlantic Ocean through the Saint Lawrence River.
The Great Plains (sometimes simply "the Plains") is the broad expanse of flat land (a plain), much of it covered in prairie, steppe, and grassland, that lies west of the Mississippi River tallgrass prairie in the United States and east of the Rocky Mountains in the U.S. and Canada.
HathiTrust is a large-scale collaborative repository of digital content from research libraries including content digitized via the Google Books project and Internet Archive digitization initiatives, as well as content digitized locally by libraries.
A high-occupancy vehicle lane (also known as an HOV lane, carpool lane, diamond lane, 2+ lane, and transit lane or T2 or T3 lanes in Australia and New Zealand) is a restricted traffic lane reserved at peak travel times or longer for the exclusive use of vehicles with a driver and one or more passengers, including carpools, vanpools, and transit buses.
Hiram C. Gill (August 23, 1866 – January 7, 1919) was an American lawyer and two-time Mayor of Seattle, Washington, identified with the "open city" politics that advocated toleration of prostitution, alcohol, and gambling.
The Third Lake Washington Bridge, officially the Homer M. Hadley Memorial Bridge, is one of the Interstate 90 floating bridges.
The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC; Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson) is a Canadian retail business group.
Hyak is an unincorporated community located on Snoqualmie Pass in Kittitas County, Washington.
Idaho is a state in the northwestern region of the United States.
Interstate 405 (I-405) is a north–south auxiliary Interstate Highway in the U.S. state of Washington.
Interstate 5 (I-5) is an Interstate Highway on the West Coast of the United States, serving as the region's primary north–south route.
Interstate 82 (I-82) is an Interstate Highway in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States, traveling through parts of Washington and Oregon.
In the U.S. state of Idaho, Interstate 90 has a routing in the panhandle.
The Dwight D. Eisenhower National System of Interstate and Defense Highways, commonly known as the Interstate Highway System, is a network of controlled-access highways that forms part of the National Highway System in the United States.
Iron Horse State Park, part of the Washington State Park System, is a state park located in the Cascade Mountains and Yakima River Valley, between Cedar Falls on the west and the Columbia River on the east.
The Issaquah Alps is the unofficial name for the highlands near Issaquah, Washington, a suburb of Seattle, including Cougar Mountain, Squak Mountain, Tiger Mountain, Taylor Mountain, Rattlesnake Ridge, Rattlesnake Mountain, and Grand Ridge.
Issaquah Highlands is a planned community and mixed-use neighborhood in Issaquah, Washington.
Issaquah is a city in King County, Washington, United States.
John A. Finch Arboretum (56.65 acres) is a public arboretum located at West 3404 Woodland Boulevard, Spokane, Washington, United States on Sunset Hill.
The Jose Rizal Bridge carries 12th Avenue South over South Dearborn Street and Interstate 90 in Seattle, connecting the International District to Beacon Hill.
Judkins Park station will be an at-grade Sound Transit East Link light rail station at the south end of the Central District neighborhood of Seattle.
Kachess Lake is a lake and reservoir along the course of the Kachess River in Washington state, US.
Keechelus Lake is a lake and reservoir in the northwest United States, near Hyak in Kittitas County, Washington.
Kelsey Creek is a creek in Bellevue, Washington on Seattle's Eastside.
Kennewick is a city in Benton County in the southeastern part of the State of Washington, along the southwest bank of the Columbia River, just southeast of the confluence of the Columbia and Yakima rivers and across from the confluence of the Columbia and the Snake River.
King County Metro, officially the King County Department of Transportation Metro Transit Division or Metro for short, is the public transit authority of King County, Washington.
King County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington.
King Street Station is a train station in Seattle, Washington, United States.
The Kitsap Sun is a daily newspaper published in Bremerton, Washington, that covers general news.
Kittitas County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington.
Kittitas is a city in Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
Klickitat County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington.
The Klickitat (also spelled Klikitat) are a Native American tribe of the Pacific Northwest.
The Lacey V. Murrow Memorial Bridge is one of the Interstate 90 floating bridges that carries the eastbound lanes of Interstate 90 across Lake Washington from Seattle to Mercer Island, Washington.
Lake Sammamish is a freshwater lake east of Seattle in King County, Washington, United States.
Lake Sammamish State Park is a park at the south end of Lake Sammamish, in King County, Washington, United States.
Wanapum Lake is a reservoir on the Columbia River in the U.S. state of Washington.
Lake Washington is a large freshwater lake adjacent to the city of Seattle.
The Lake Washington ferries in King County, Washington provided the only efficient means for transporting goods and passengers across the lake prior to the opening of the first floating bridge in 1940.
Latah Creek, also known as Hangman Creek, is a large stream in eastern Washington and north central Idaho in the United States.
Liberty Lake is an incorporated city in Spokane County, Washington, United States, on the Idaho state line.
Light rail, light rail transit (LRT), or fast tram is a form of urban rail transport using rolling stock similar to a tramway, but operating at a higher capacity, and often on an exclusive right-of-way.
Lincoln County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington.
Primary State Highways were major state highways in Washington state.
The local-express lane (also called collector–distributor lanes within a single interchange) system is an arrangement of carriageways within a major highway where long distance traffic can use lanes with fewer interchanges compared to local traffic which use 'local' or 'collector' lanes that have access to all interchanges.
Lynden is the second largest city in Whatcom County, Washington, United States.
Macadam is a type of road construction, pioneered by Scottish engineer John Loudon McAdam around 1820, in which single-sized crushed stone layers of small angular stones are placed in shallow lifts and compacted thoroughly.
Madison Street is a major thoroughfare of Seattle, Washington.
Massachusetts, officially known as the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is the most populous state in the New England region of the northeastern United States.
Matching funds are funds that are set to be paid in equal amount to funds available from other sources.
Medical Lake is a city in Spokane County, Washington, United States.
Mercer Island station will be an at-grade Sound Transit East Link light rail station in the city of Mercer Island, Washington.
Mercer Island is a city in King County, Washington, United States located on an island of the same name in the southern portion of Lake Washington.
Minneapolis is the county seat of Hennepin County, and the larger of the Twin Cities, the 16th-largest metropolitan area in the United States.
Moses Lake is a city in Grant County, Washington, United States.
The Mount Baker Tunnel or Mount Baker Ridge Tunnel carries Interstate 90 under the Mount Baker neighborhood of Seattle, Washington.
The Mountains to Sound Greenway is a 1.5 million-acre landscape situated in the Pacific Northwest.
Naches Pass (elevation) is a mountain pass of the Cascade Range in the state of Washington.
The National Highway System (NHS) is a network of strategic highways within the United States, including the Interstate Highway System and other roads serving major airports, ports, rail or truck terminals, railway stations, pipeline terminals and other strategic transport facilities.
The National Park to Park Highway was an auto trail in the United States in the 1910s and 1920s, plotted by A. L. Westgard.
The National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) is the United States federal government's official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects deemed worthy of preservation for their historical significance.
A National Scenic Byway is a road recognized by the United States Department of Transportation for one or more of six "intrinsic qualities": archeological, cultural, historic, natural, recreational, and scenic.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
North Bend is a city in King County, Washington, United States on the outskirts of the Seattle, Washington metropolitan area.
The U.S. Route 395 North Spokane Corridor (NSC) is a freeway - with complete and currently operational – running north–south along the eastern border of Spokane, Washington and parts of unincorporated Spokane County to the north.
The Northern Pacific Railway was a transcontinental railroad that operated across the northern tier of the western United States, from Minnesota to the Pacific Northwest.
The Oakland Tribune was a daily newspaper published in Oakland, California, by the Bay Area News Group (BANG), a subsidiary of MediaNews Group.
The Ocean to Ocean Automobile Endurance Contest was a transcontinental automobile race held in 1909.
The Olallie State Park is a day-use park in Washington around part of the Snoqualmie River.
Olmstead Place State Park is a Washington state park that preserves a working pioneer farm in Kittitas County.
Otis Orchards-East Farms is a census-designated place (CDP) in Spokane County, Washington, United States, near the county's border with Idaho.
The Pacific Crest Trail (commonly abbreviated as the PCT, and officially designated as the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail) is a long-distance hiking and equestrian trail closely aligned with the highest portion of the Sierra Nevada and Cascade mountain ranges, which lie east of the U.S. Pacific coast.
Packard is an unincorporated community in Adams County, Washington, United States.
Paha is an unincorporated community in Adams County, Washington, United States.
The Palouse to Cascades State Park Trail, formerly known as the John Wayne Pioneer Trail, is a rail trail that spans most of the U.S. state of Washington.
Park and ride (or incentive parking) facilities are parking lots with public transport connections that allow commuters and other people heading to city centres to leave their vehicles and transfer to a bus, rail system (rapid transit, light rail, or commuter rail), or carpool for the remainder of the journey.
Pasco is a city in, and the county seat of, Franklin County, Washington, United States.
PEMCO Insurance is a personal-lines mutual insurance company based in Seattle, Washington that serves only Washington and Oregon residents.
The Peninsula Daily News is a daily newspaper printed Sundays through Fridays, covering the northern Olympic Peninsula in the state of Washington, United States.
Petrified wood (from the Greek root petro meaning "rock" or "stone"; literally "wood turned into stone") is the name given to a special type of fossilized remains of terrestrial vegetation.
A pontoon bridge (or ponton bridge), also known as a floating bridge, uses floats or shallow-draft boats to support a continuous deck for pedestrian and vehicle travel.
Portland is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County.
Post Falls is a city in Kootenai County, Idaho, between Coeur d'Alene and Spokane, Washington.
The Potholes Reservoir is part of the Columbia Basin Irrigation Project.
The presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt began on March 4, 1933, when he was inaugurated as the 32nd President of the United States, and ended upon his death on April 12, 1945, a span of (4,422 days).
Preston is an unincorporated and exurban community located east of Seattle in King County, Washington, United States.
Public art is art in any media that has been planned and executed with the intention of being staged in the physical public domain, usually outside and accessible to all.
The Puget Sound Business Journal (PSBJ) is a weekly American City Business Journals publication containing articles about business people, issues, and events in the greater Seattle, Washington area.
The Puget Sound region is a coastal area of the Pacific Northwest in the U.S. state of Washington, including Puget Sound, the Puget Sound lowlands, and the surrounding region roughly west of the Cascade Range and east of the Olympic Mountains.
Quincy is a city in Grant County, Washington, United States.
Rand McNally is an American technology and publishing company that provides mapping, software and hardware for the consumer electronics, commercial transportation and education markets.
Rattlesnake Ridge (sometimes called Rattlesnake Ledge or Rattlesnake Mountain) is a mountain ridge located south of North Bend, Washington, United States.
A recreation area is a type of protected area designated in some jurisdictions.
Redmond is a city in King County, Washington, United States, located east of Seattle.
A rest area is a public facility, located next to a large thoroughfare such as a highway, expressway, or freeway, at which drivers and passengers can rest, eat, or refuel without exiting onto secondary roads.
A reversible lane (British English: tidal flow) is a lane in which traffic may travel in either direction, depending on certain conditions.
Right of way is a term used to describe "the legal right, established by usage or grant, to pass along a specific route through grounds or property belonging to another", or "a path or thoroughfare subject to such a right".
Ritzville is a city in Adams County, Washington, United States.
Roslyn is a city in Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
Safeco Field is a retractable roof baseball park located in Seattle, Washington.
Sandpoint is the largest town in, and the county seat of, Bonner County, Idaho, United States.
A scenic viewpoint – also called an observation point, viewpoint, viewing point, vista point, lookout, scenic overlook,These terms are more commonly used in North America.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
The Seattle Mariners are an American professional baseball team based in Seattle, Washington.
The Seattle metropolitan area is located in the U.S. state of Washington and includes the three most populous counties—King, Snohomish, and Pierce—within the greater Puget Sound region.
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer (popularly known as the Seattle P-I, the Post-Intelligencer, or simply the P-I) is an online newspaper and former print newspaper based in Seattle, Washington, United States.
Shell Oil Company is the United States-based wholly owned subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell, transnational corporation "oil major" of Anglo-Dutch origins, which is amongst the largest oil companies in the world.
A shoulder, or hard shoulder is an emergency stopping lane by the verge of a road or motorway, on the right in countries which drive on the right, or on the left side in India, Japan, the UK, Australia, and other left-side driving countries.
A ski resort is a resort developed for skiing, snowboarding, and other winter sports.
The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe (S·dukʷalbixʷ), is a federally recognized tribe of Snoqualmie people.
Snoqualmie National Forest is a United States National Forest in the State of Washington.
Snoqualmie Pass is a mountain pass that carries Interstate 90 (I-90) through the Cascade Range in the U.S. State of Washington.
Snoqualmie Pass is a census-designated place (CDP) in King and Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
The Snoqualmie River is a long river in King County and Snohomish County in the U.S. state of Washington.
Snoqualmie is a city next to Snoqualmie Falls in King County, Washington.
Snow chains, or tire chains, are devices fitted to the tires of vehicles to provide maximum traction when driving through snow and ice.
SoDo, alternatively SODO, is a neighborhood in Seattle, Washington, that makes up part of the city's Industrial District.
Sound Transit (ST), officially the Central Puget Sound Regional Transit Authority, is a public transit agency serving the Seattle metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Washington.
South Cle Elum is a town in Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
Spokane County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington.
Spokane Falls Community College (SFCC) is an associate degree and college transfer community college established in 1967.
Spokane International Airport is a commercial airport approximately west of downtown Spokane, Washington.
The Spokane Journal of Business is an independent business newspaper founded in February 1986 which covers news primarily in Eastern Washington State and Northern Idaho including Spokane, Washington, and Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.
The Spokane River is a tributary of the Columbia River, approximately long, in northern Idaho and eastern Washington in the United States.
The Spokane River Centennial Trail is a paved trail in Washington for alternate transportation and recreational use.
Spokane Valley Mall is a shopping mall located at 14700 East Indiana Avenue in Spokane Valley, Washington, United States.
Spokane Valley is a city in Spokane County, Washington, United States, and the largest suburb of Spokane.
Spokane is a city in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States.
Sprague Lake is a lake in Washington, straddling the border of Adams and Lincoln counties.
A stack interchange, or colloquially butterfly junction, is a particular, free-flowing type of designs for interchanges, meaning grade-separated road junctions.
Stadium is a light rail station located in Seattle, Washington.
Stampede Pass (elevation) is a mountain pass in the northwest United States, through the Cascade Range in Washington.
State Line, also known as State Live Village, and officially the City of Stateline Village, is a city in Kootenai County, Idaho, United States, and is both the easternmost suburb of Spokane, Washington and the westernmost suburb of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
Stevens Pass (elevation) is a mountain pass through the Cascade Mountains located at the border of King County and Chelan County in Washington, United States.
Suncadia is a planned unincorporated community and resort in Kittitas County, Washington, covering an area of 6,300 acres (25.5 km²).
Sunset Hill is a neighborhood located west of downtown Spokane, Washington, and just east of the West Plains.
T-Mobile US, Inc., commonly shortened to T-Mobile, is a United States-based wireless network operator whose majority shareholder is the German telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom (DT). Its headquarters are located in Bellevue, Washington, in the Seattle metropolitan area. T-Mobile is the third largest wireless carrier in the United States with 74 million customers as of Q1 2018. T-Mobile US provides wireless voice and data services in the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands under the T-Mobile and MetroPCS brands (which it acquired in a reverse takeover in 2013, resulting in the company going public on the NASDAQ stock exchange), and also serves as the host network for many mobile virtual network operators. The company has annual revenues of over $40 billion. In 2015, Consumer Reports named T-Mobile the number one American wireless carrier. In 2017, T-Mobile was ranked #1 in Customer Service Satisfaction by Nielsen.
Tanner is a census-designated place (CDP) in east King County, Washington, United States.
The Gorge Amphitheatre is a 27,500-seat outdoor concert venue near the Columbia River in George, Washington managed by Live Nation.
The Seattle Times is a daily newspaper serving Seattle, Washington, United States.
The Spokesman-Review is a daily broadsheet newspaper in the northwest United States, based in Spokane, Washington, that city's only daily publication.
The Summit at Snoqualmie, is a winter resort in the northwest United States, located on Snoqualmie Pass, Washington.
The Wenatchee World is the leading daily newspaper in Wenatchee and East Wenatchee, Washington, United States.
Thorp is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
Tiger Mountain is a mountain in the U.S. state of Washington.
A toll road, also known as a turnpike or tollway, is a public or private road for which a fee (or toll) is assessed for passage.
A trail is usually a path, track or unpaved lane or road.
The Tri-Cities are three closely tied citiesKennewick, Pasco, and Richlandlocated at the confluence of the Yakima, Snake, and Columbia Rivers in the Columbia Basin of Eastern Washington.
U.S. Route 10 or U.S. Highway 10 (US 10) is an east–west United States highway formed in 1926.
U.S. Route 195 (US 195) is a north–south United States Highway, of which all but 0.65 miles of its 94.42 miles (1.05 of 151.95 km) are within the state of Washington.
U.S. Route 2 (US 2) is a component of the United States Numbered Highway System that connects the city of Everett in the U.S. state of Washington to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, with a separate segment that runs from Rouses Point, New York, to Houlton, Maine.
U.S. Route 395 (US 395) is a major United States Numbered Highway in the U.S. state of Washington, that includes a long overlap with Interstate 90 (I-90) between Ritzville and Spokane.
In the U.S. state of Washington, U.S. Route 97 (US 97) is a route which traverses from the Oregon state line at the northern end of the Sam Hill Memorial Bridge in Maryhill, north to the Canada–US border in Okanogan County near Oroville.
U.S. Route 99 (US 99) was a main north–south United States Numbered Highway on the West Coast of the United States until 1964, running from Calexico, California, on the US–Mexico border to Blaine, Washington, on the U.S.-Canada border.
Union Station is a former train station in Seattle, Washington, United States, constructed between 1910 and 1911 to serve the Union Pacific Railroad and the Milwaukee Road.
The United States Forest Service (USFS) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the nation's 154 national forests and 20 national grasslands, which encompass.
The United States Government Publishing Office (GPO) (formerly the Government Printing Office) is an agency of the legislative branch of the United States federal government.
The United States Numbered Highway System (often called U.S. Routes or U.S. Highways) is an integrated network of roads and highways numbered within a nationwide grid in the contiguous United States.
The University of North Texas Libraries is an American academic research library system that serves the constituent colleges and schools of University of North Texas in Denton.
Uwajimaya, Inc., doing business as, is a family-owned supermarket chain with its corporate headquarters in the Industrial District, Seattle, Washington, and with locations in Greater Seattle and Oregon.
Vancouver is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia.
The Vantage Bridge is a bridge in the U.S. state of Washington.
Vantage is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
A variable- (also changeable-, electronic-, or dynamic-) message sign, often abbreviated VMS, CMS, or DMS, and in the UK known as a matrix sign, is an electronic traffic sign often used on roadways to give travelers information about special events.
A wagon (also alternatively and archaically spelt waggon in British and Commonwealth English) is a heavy four-wheeled vehicle pulled by draught animals or on occasion by humans (see below), used for transporting goods, commodities, agricultural materials, supplies and sometimes people.
A wagon train is a group of wagons traveling together.
Warden is a city in Grant County, Washington, United States.
Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.
The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT or WashDOT) was established in 1905.
Washington State Ferries (WSF) is a government agency that operates automobile and passenger ferry service in the U.S. state of Washington as part of the Washington State Department of Transportation.
The Washington State Library is a government agency that operates public libraries in Washington state's prisons and mental hospitals, and maintains collections related to the state government.
State Route 10 (SR 10) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 17 (SR 17) is a state highway serving the Columbia Plateau in the central region of the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 171 (SR 171, named Broadway Avenue) is a long state highway serving the city of Moses Lake in Grant County, located in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 18 (SR 18) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Washington, serving southeastern King County.
State Route 202 (SR 202) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Washington, serving part of the Seattle metropolitan area.
State Route 21 (SR 21) is a long state highway in the U.S. state of Washington that traverses four counties: Franklin, Adams, Lincoln and Ferry.
State Route 23 (SR 23) is a long state highway traversing Whitman and Lincoln counties in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 231 (SR 231) is a long state highway in the U.S. state of Washington serving communities in Lincoln and Stevens counties.
State Route 26 (SR 26) is a state highway in the Grant, Adams, and Whitman counties, in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 261 (SR 261) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 27 (SR 27) is a state highway serving Whitman and Spokane counties, located in the eastern region of the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 281 (SR 281) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Washington, connecting I-90 near George with SR 28 in Quincy.
State Route 283 (SR 283) is a state highway serving rural Grant County in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 290 (SR 290), named Hamilton Street and Trent Avenue, is an long state highway serving Spokane County in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 519 (SR 519) is a state highway in King County the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 900 (SR 900) is a state highway serving suburban King County, Washington.
State Route 902 (SR 902) is a long state highway located entirely in Spokane County, Washington, United States.
State Route 903 (SR 903) is a state highway located entirely in Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
State Route 904 (SR 904, named the Lt. Col. Michael P. Anderson Memorial Highway) is a long state highway in the U.S. state of Washington, located entirely in Spokane County.
State Route 906 (SR 906) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Washington, serving Snoqualmie Pass and its associated ski areas in King and Kittitas counties.
State Route 970 (SR 970) is a state highway serving rural Kittitas County in the U.S. state of Washington.
The Territory of Washington was an organized incorporated territory of the United States that existed from March 2, 1853, until November 11, 1889, when the territory was admitted to the Union as the State of Washington.
Waterville is a town in and the county seat of Douglas County, Washington, United States.
Wenatchee National Forest is a U.S. National Forest located in Washington.
Wenatchee is a city located in north-central Washington and is the largest city and county seat of Chelan County, Washington, United States.
A wetland is a land area that is saturated with water, either permanently or seasonally, such that it takes on the characteristics of a distinct ecosystem.
The Wild Horse Wind Farm is a 273-megawatt wind farm that generates energy for Puget Sound Energy that consists of one hundred twenty seven 1.8-megawatt Vestas V80 turbines and twenty two 2.0-megawatt Vestas V80 turbines on a site in Kittitas County, Washington, east of Ellensburg, Washington.
Wildlife crossings are structures that allow animals to cross human-made barriers safely.
A winter service vehicle (WSV), or snow removal vehicle, is used to clear thoroughfares of ice and snow.
The Yakima Herald-Republic is a newspaper published in Yakima, Washington, and distributed throughout Yakima, Kittitas and Klickitat counties as well as northwest Benton County.
The Yakima River is a tributary of the Columbia River in south central and eastern Washington state, named for the indigenous Yakama people.
Yakima is a U.S. city, the county seat of Yakima County, Washington and the state's eleventh largest city by population.
The Yellowstone Trail was the first transcontinental automobile highway through the upper tier of states in the United States, established on May 23, 1912.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
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