Spokane County crews plowing priority one routes

SPOKANE, Wash. — Weather is hitting hard in the Inland Northwest, and crews from Spokane County are working to make sure the roads are safe to drive on. Crews are working overnight to plow emergency routes and main arterials, attempting…

Introducing 'Betty Whiteout': WSDOT East's new tow plow

SPOKANE, Wash. -- "Betty Whiteout" will soon be hitting the streets of Ritzville. The Washington State Department of Transportation sought help naming their new tow plow and the people voted to honor the late, great comedian. Betty Whiteout beat out…

Driver crashes while trying to pass WSDOT plow on I-90 near Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash. -- A car crashed into a plow on I-90 west of Spokane early Thursday morning. The plow belongs to the Washington State Department of Transportation and was putting down de-icer on the freeway at the time. According…

Teen makes $35,000 plowing Seattle's historic snow

Seattle has been suffering through its snowiest February in 70 years, with accumulations of up to 10 inches in some places. But all that white has meant green for one young man with a snowplow, who says he made $35,000 in four days.

City initiates full-City plow

The City of Spokane is initiating a full-city plow, which means crew will work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, until all streets in the city are plowed.