Chains now required on Snoqualmie Pass

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. — If you plan on driving through the Snoqualmie Pass, you will need to put on snow chains for your tires. Whether you are traveling east or west through Snoqualmie Pass, WSDOT says chains are required on…

Chains required on Snoqualmie Pass, snow impacting road conditions

According to the Department of Transportation, chains are required on all vehicles traveling east, except those with all wheel drive, on both westbound and eastbound I-90 at the Snoqualmie Pass Summit. WSDOT is reporting…

Woman sues major hotel chains over alleged sex trafficking

A woman who says she was the victim of sex trafficking in 2012 and 2013 at multiple hotels in Oregon and Washington is suing six major hotel chains in federal court, saying they neglected trafficking happening "openly on hotel properties" and failed to intervene "to continue earning a profit."

You could get a $500 ticket for not chaining up on passes

Winter weather caused Snoqualmie Pass on I-90 to close temporarily Thursday morning. When it reopened, Washington State Patrol warned drivers that all vehicles that do not have all-wheel drive, or 4-wheel drive, were required to have chains on if they're traveling over the pass.