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Bicyclist critical after collision with Everett school bus

EVERETT — A bicyclist suffered critical injuries Monday after colliding with a school bus in north Everett. The man, 52, was knocked unconscious but was breathing, according to police.The man was taken to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett. No students were injured.

Date: 04/25/2016 | Local News

Hit-and-run driver in Bellevue nearly kills woman on bike

BELLEVUE — Police say a woman riding a bicycle in Bellevue was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries after she was struck by a hit-and-run driver and thrown 100 feet.

Date: 03/23/2016 | Northwest

Why this dream workplace for bike lovers should be the norm, not the exception

It’s easy to see why 60 percent of employees at SRAM in Chicago bike to work. Its office overwhelmingly caters to bike commuters needs - offering 400 spots for their 150 employees to park bikes, a place to wash and repair bicycles and locker rooms for sweaty riders to shower in.

Date: 03/19/2016 | Business Wire

Seattle to buy, expand city’s struggling bike-share program

SEATTLE — Seattle officials have decided to take over the underused Pronto bike share program for $1.4 million with plans to expand the program next year.

Date: 03/15/2016 | Northwest

Arlington rides, runs raise money for camp, clubs and more

ARLINGTON — Hundreds of runners and riders are expected to converge on North Snohomish County this weekend for two annual events based out of Arlington.

Date: 03/15/2016 | Local News

Cyclist on B.C.-to-Panama ride injured in crash in Forks

FORKS — The Washington State Patrol says a London cyclist was injured when he was struck by an SUV south of Forks on the Olympic Peninsula.The patrol said 25-year-old Oliver Arnott was taken to a local hospital in Forks following Sunday morning’s crash.

Date: 03/14/2016 | Northwest

Seattle officials consider abandoning bike-share program

SEATTLE — Seattle officials are looking at ways to handle the city’s bike sharing program and some say the best option may be to abandon it.

Date: 03/01/2016 | Northwest

Mountain bikers' dream

Work will begin in May on 20 miles of trails near Darrington

Date: 03/01/2016 | Local News

Splendor in 3-D

IMAX movie celebrates America’s national parks

Date: 02/14/2016 | Explore NW

Man gets 6˝ years in Seattle crash that killed bicyclist

SEATTLE — A 29-year-old Seattle man has been sentenced to 6˝ years in prison after pleading guilty last month to vehicular homicide.

Date: 01/16/2016 | Northwest

Snow biking inspires new winter trail grooming options

SPOKANE — Snowshoers and snow bikers appear to be forging a relationship that could expand the reach of single-track trails during winter.

Date: 01/16/2016 | Northwest

Beer lovers paradise

Even beer skeptics will find something to love in Bend

Date: 12/26/2015 | Life

In Marysville, brain cancer survivor helps a bicycling crusader

Jessica Morgan and Paul Rodriguez live on opposite sides of the country. Until meeting this week, they mostly chatted online. What they have in common is a cruel enemy — brain cancer.Morgan, who lives in Lake Stevens, was diagnosed with the disease in 2009. At the

Date: 12/11/2015 | Julie Muhlstein

Bicyclist dies in crash involving deputy in Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Authorities say a female bicyclist has died in a collision with a Lane County deputy driving a patrol vehicle in Eugene.

Date: 11/20/2015 | Northwest

Head for the hills

New recreation opportunities in the works in Darrington

Date: 11/17/2015 | Local News

Sharing Wheels needs help to get bikes to kids in need

Sharing Wheels is looking for donations of single-speed children’s bikes in good condition. The bikes will be refurbished and donated to Christmas House for kids in need.

Date: 11/15/2015 | Explore NW

A roadmap for better transit

Sitting in traffic must have some persuasive effect.Even in an election year when Tim Eyman's latest tax-limiting initiative garnered nearly 56 percent approval in Snohomish County, about 51 percent of voters served by Community Transit approved a .3 percent sales tax...

Date: 11/12/2015 | Editorials

New pedestrian-friendly traffic signal serves Interurban Trail

As part of the Lakeview Trail project, a new pedestrian-friendly traffic signal has been installed at 236th Street SW and 65th Place W. The signal was scheduled to be turned on and become fully functional Monday.

Date: 11/10/2015 | Street Smarts

How to have your say in the future of public transportation

Planes, trains and — well, not very many automobiles.The state is working on a long-term plan for public transportation and wants your input.

Date: 11/09/2015 | Street Smarts

The best time

Mountain biking in Central Oregon is perfect in fall

Date: 10/25/2015 | Life

Glorious time for inland hiking, biking

SPOKANE — Fall colors, crisp air and blue skies make October a premier month to hit the region's trails on foot or by mountain bike. Whether you have a few hours or a few days, there's a colorful destination ready for your arrival.Gated old logging roads...

Date: 10/25/2015 | Life

Mountlake Terrace to celebrate opening of Lakeview Trail

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — City leaders will celebrate a grand opening and ribbon cutting event for Lakeview Trail at 11 a.m. Oct. 17 at the Ballinger Park entry.The new 1-mile bicycle and pedestrian...

Date: 10/12/2015 | Local News

A perfect fall day

Fast bikes, disc golf and bear tracks at Stevens Pass

Date: 10/08/2015 | Explore NW

Seattle plans expansion of bike share network

SEATTLE — Seattle officials plan to take over and expand an underused bike share program, with the hope that broader coverage will make it more useful.

Date: 10/04/2015 | Northwest

Make way for walkers and cyclists

Here's how great our concern for the condition of our roads, bridges and the other parts of our transportation infrastructure has grown in recent years: At least at the state level, Republicans were the ones to step forward with a gas tax increase to fund a $16 billion transportation...

Date: 09/13/2015 | Editorials

Portland opens unique bike, pedestrian friendly bridge

PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland has officially opened a new unique bridge, one that highlights green traits the city is famous for: its bike friendliness, popular transit system and appeal to folks who like to walk.

Date: 09/12/2015 | Northwest

Climbing, hiking and cycling around Mount Rainier

TACOMA — I called it the Rainier Triple Crown, and finishing it proved more rewarding than I ever expected.

Date: 08/08/2015 | Northwest

Montana cyclist found dead on U.S. 2 near Leavenworth

LEAVENWORTH — The Washington State Patrol is investigating the death of a 67-year-old bicyclist who was found on U.S. 2, about 22 miles west of Leavenworth.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Northwest

Swallowing this 'pill' is too costly

Gov. Jay Inslee is said to be weighing whether to take the dare and swallow what's been dubbed the "poison pill" that Republicans inserted into the $16.2 billion transportation package to dissuade him from moving forward with one of his key environmental proposals.

Date: 07/26/2015 | Editorials

Inaugural Snohomish County Bike Bash is July 25

It's not that Dorothé Reijnders didn't bike before. "I'm from the Netherlands. Over there, we bike because we need to go from A to B," she said.But it wasn't until she bought a road bike and then started training two years ago for a 200-plus...

Date: 07/20/2015 | Street Smarts

Biking in Snohomish County

For more information on free group bike rides in Snohomish County, click on the calendar links for these groups:BIKES Club of Snohomish County,

Date: 07/20/2015 | Street Smarts

New trail in Mountlake Terrace

Work on Lakeview Trail in Mountlake Terrace is underway.

Date: 07/13/2015 | Street Smarts

Slower but sweeter

Really see the state with a trip on Bicycle Route 10

Date: 07/12/2015 | Life

Rural Oregon bikepackers leave trash, feces; ride canceled

BEND, Ore. — The organizers say there won’t be another of their 364-mile backpacking-by-bicycle rides over mostly gravel and dirt roads in central Oregon because the riders didn’t clean up after themselves.

Date: 06/20/2015 | Northwest

Kerry breaks leg in bicycle crash; returning to U.S. on Monday

GENEVA — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry broke his leg in a bicycle crash Sunday after striking a curb and scrapped the rest of a four-nation trip that included an international conference on combating the Islamic State group. He planned to return to the United States on...

Date: 05/31/2015 | Nation & World

Help Sharing Wheels get ready for bike swap

The 2015 Kids Bike Swap is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 7. Before the event, Sharing Wheels Community Bike Shop could use help getting bikes ready for kids. There are three ways to help.

Date: 05/15/2015 | Explore NW

Guilty plea in crash that fatally injured Puyallup pastor on bike

TACOMA — A 19-year-old Buckley woman has pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide in a traffic crash that fatally injured a bicycling pastor last Nov. 24.

Date: 05/13/2015 | Northwest

Bicyclist’s leg severed in crash in southeast Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland Police say a bicyclist’s leg was severed when he was struck Sunday morning by a pickup truck.Police say the collision happened just before 10 a.m. in southeast Portland.The cyclist was taken to a Portland hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Date: 05/10/2015 | Northwest

Mother’s Day weekend bike ride to fill Snohomish Valley roads

Those of you who live or drive the back roads of Everett, Snohomish and Monroe, be prepared for the return of a Mother’s Day weekend bicycle event slated for 8 a.m.-3 p.m. May 9.

Date: 05/04/2015 | Street Smarts

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