Floyd Ply rides a motorcycle. Every once in awhile, he hits a light that doesn’t know he’s there.
Date: 07/16/2015 | Street Smarts
When it comes to restricted lanes on the interstate, don't mess with senior citizens, moms in minivans — or motorcyclists.The Washington State Department of Transportation has been hearing from a lot of motorcyclists, including via Street Smarts, who are flabbergasted...
Date: 07/12/2015 | Street Smarts
How former executive came to own Marysville dealership
Date: 06/17/2015 | Business
Count me among those mystified over the biker gang melee in Waco, Texas: a shootout that left nine dead. Why are these guys committing grown-up violence over the seemingly adolescent concern of who belongs to their group and who doesn't? Who are they? For answers, I...
Date: 05/21/2015 | Opinion Columnists
EVERETT — When the motorcycle comes out of the garage for summer, it’s dusty and — likely — so are your riding abilities, according to police.
Date: 05/07/2015 | Local News
The Lynnwood Motoplex has been selling several lines of motorcycles for years, but one brand that has eluded them has been BMW.For 15 years, the store at 17900 Highway 99 sought to sell BMW motorcycles. They'd almost given up when BMW approached them to become a dealer.
Date: 05/01/2015 | Business
GRANITE FALLS — Opponents of an off-road motorcycle track northeast of Granite Falls filed a lawsuit against Snohomish County on Thursday over decisions to approve the project.The nonprofit Mountain Loop Conservancy filed the lawsuit in King County Superior Court,...
Date: 03/29/2015 | Local News
LONGVIEW — A 17-year-old Oregon teen has died after his motorcycle collided with a water truck at a motocross track in southwest Washington.
Date: 03/08/2015 | Northwest
EVERETT — Two Snohomish County Council members recused themselves Friday from an earlier decision approving plans for off-road motorcycle tracks near Granite Falls.
Date: 03/06/2015 | Local News
GRANITE FALLS — A long-debated motocross track here may be able to move forward after a 4-1 vote of the Snohomish County Council Monday.The council chambers, packed with about 120 people, erupted into cheers when county leaders announced their decision.
Date: 03/02/2015 | Local News
The Snohomish County Council is now looking into the Granite Falls motocross project, focused on whether project developer Gary Strode proceeded legally during the review process.Perhaps the council should go back further to review Strode's entire track construction history.
Date: 03/01/2015 | Commentary
EVERETT — A long-awaited decision about building a complex of motocross racetracks northeast of Granite Falls will have to wait a little longer.Dozens of people from the off-road motorcycle community filled
Date: 02/19/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — Plans for building a complex of off-road motorcycle tracks near Granite Falls are facing three new appeals.
Date: 01/14/2015 | Local News
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — A former Idaho state trooper has received a suspended sentence of three years in prison but has also been ordered to serve 120 days in the local jail and perform 600 hours of community service.
Date: 01/06/2015 | Northwest
It might not be everyone's idea of a nice day in the forest, but that's where the "multiple" in "multiple use" comes in.A Snohomish County hearing examiner, following a second review of plans for a motocross facility along the Mountain Loop Highway,...
Date: 01/05/2015 | Editorials
GRANITE FALLS — Plans to build an off-road motorcycle racetrack along the Mountain Loop Highway have again received approval from the Snohomish County hearing examiner.The new decision, released Dec. 23, revisited an earlier one the examiner
Date: 01/01/2015 | Local News
SEATTLE — Police are looking for a suspect in a shooting early Sunday that left one man dead and one wounded at a motorcycle club in Seattle.Officers responded to a report of gunfire about 4 a.m. at the private club in the Georgetown neighborhood and found the victims.
Date: 12/08/2014 | Northwest
TACOMA — Police say a trailer containing four vintage motorcycles stolen in Tacoma has been recovered in Seattle.Seattle Detective Patrick Michaud said police got a tip Wednesday from a witness who spotted the trailer. The trailer had been featured in a Facebook post.
Date: 09/24/2014 | Northwest