(FORT MYERS, Fla.) -- The Sanibel Causeway will reopen to civilian traffic on Wednesday, three weeks after Hurricane Ian slammed into Florida's southwestern coast and destroyed portions of the vital link between Sanibel Island and the mainland.Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday morning that... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New Zealand has fully reopened its borders for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic hit, making it the final Western country to do so.The reopening, which went into effect at midnight local time Sunday, means tourists from all over the... Read More.
(BUFFALO, N.Y.) -- The supermarket in Buffalo, New York, where a deadly mass shooting occurred in May is officially reopening Friday after extensive renovations.The Tops Friendly supermarket was closed for months as the site of an active law enforcement investigation into the shooting that... Read More.
(BUFFALO, N.Y.) -- When the Tops Friendly Market on Jefferson Avenue shut down after the Buffalo mass shooting, the community lost its only grocery store -- a lifeline in a predominantly Black neighborhood that fought for years to obtain access to affordable and quality... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Yellowstone National Park reopened three of its five entrances to visitors on Wednesday after unprecedented flooding closed the park on June 13 and reshaped many of its rivers, canyons and roads.The south loop’s Cody, West Yellowstone and Grand Teton/Jackson entrances opened at... Read More.
(STURGIS, Mich.) -- Abbott Nutrition's baby formula plant in Michigan has officially reopened its doors and restarted production after shuttering nearly four months ago.Hundreds of workers returned to their posts Saturday morning for the first time since the Sturgis facility closed amid contamination concerns in... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- The cries of parents learning that their children had been killed in a mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, reverberated from a local civic center late into the night on Tuesday.At least 19 children and two teachers are... Read More.
The Memorial Day Weekend is just ahead and many will be hitting the road to relax out of town. With elevated gas prices, those hitting the road may stay closer to home here in the North Sound including those who wish to use the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's "special military operation" into neighboring Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with Russian forces invading from Belarus, to the north, and Russia, to the east. Ukrainian troops have offered "stiff resistance," according to U.S. officials.The Russian military has... Read More.
According to unverified reports, SR 20 across the Cascades opened this morning. WSDOT has not listed this opening on their website, nor are they responding to email inquiries or answering their phones in the NW Region or State offices. Traffic maps show single road... Read More.
(BOULDER, Colo.) -- Nearly a year after a gunman opened fire at a King Soopers in Boulder, Colorado, killing 10 people, the grocery store has reopened.A marching band helped mark Wednesday's reopening -- a joyful yet somber celebration attended by local officials and community... Read More.
Do you enjoy taking the Mountain Loop Highway? Last week, Snohomish County Public Works and the U.S. Forest Service reopened the final 12-mile unpaved section of the highway from Barlow Pass to the Bedal Campground.Since the winter season, crews from both agencies worked to... Read More.