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I-84 reopens after blown tire on semi-truck halts traffic for hours through Columbia River Gorge

Interstate 84 has fully reopened nearly nine hours after a Monday morning crash that completely closed long sections of the interstate between Hood River and Troutdale. Oregon State Police said a blown tire on a truck carrying a crane Monday led to the crash at around 6:45 a.m. I-84 was closed in both directions until nearly 2:30 p.m. when eastbound trips resumed. About an hour later, westbound lanes also reopened.
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I-84 reopens in Columbia River Gorge after crash, fuel spill

TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) — State transportation officials closed Interstate 84 Monday between Troutdale and The Dalles in Oregon along the Columbia River for hours Monday because of a crash that resulted in a fire and fuel spill. The Oregon Department of Transportation said the incident at about 7 a.m....
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Truck Fire Shuts Down I-84 To The Gorge

TROUTDALE, Ore. — Interstate 84 was closed in both directions between Troutdale and Hood River for more than seven hours on Monday due to a crash involving a semi truck hauling a crane on a flatbed trailer that blew a tire and caught fire. The crash happened around 6:45...
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Déjà vu: Temperatures in the Pacific Northwest soar on year anniversary of record-breaking heat wave

The summer swelter is underway in the Pacific Northwest amid a heat wave occurring on the anniversary of last year's record-breaking heat wave. According to FOX Weather, parts of Oregon and Washington set new records last year, with high temperatures well above 100 degrees on June 26 and 27. This week, temperatures are hot but not nearly as scorching as last summer.
SEATTLE, WA

All lanes of I-84 reopen through the Columbia River Gorge

TROUTDALE, Ore. — All lanes of Interstate 84 have reopened through the Columbia River Gorge, the Oregon Department of Transportation announced just after 3:30 p.m. Monday. ODOT said drivers should expect congestion and advised them to watch for workers along the area west of Cascade Locks. I-84 was closed...
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Let's Play Again toy store opens in Gresham

Downtown business buys, sells, trades, recovers toys previously owned, reconnects folks with childhoodIt all started with a toy — well more accurately it started with the desire for a toy. Growing up Jose G. Ramirez loved all things Star Wars, and he desperately wanted a model Y-wing. For those not in the know, Y-wings are a classification of starfighter that famously joined the bombing runs against the Death Star in the original Star Wars film. "Every year I asked my parents for a Y-wing, but I never got one," Ramirez said. Decades later he stumbled across that...
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Interstate 84 westbound closed along Columbia River

TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) — State transportation officials closed Interstate 84 Monday between Troutdale and The Dalles in Oregon along the Columbia River because of a crash that resulted in a fire and fuel spill. The eastbound lanes of I-84 reopened before 3 p.m. throughout the Gorge but westbound lanes remained closed.
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