Police arrested a man Wednesday on suspicion he attacked and repeatedly raped a Spokane woman he met on a dating website.
Fairchild Air Force Base is one of eight U.S. military installations where federal scientists will study human exposure to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, the toxic man-made chemicals that have contaminated West Plains water supplies.
Ferguson said he’s confident the Washington Legislature will pass a bill this session increasing the legal smoking age to 21 and is eyeing a legal challenge to President Donald Trump’s national emergency order to fund a wall along the Mexico border. He also called out local sheriffs for refusing to implement a gun control measure passed by initiative last year.
A Richland city councilman thinks native son Jim Mattis would make a terrific governor or even president. Phil Lemley hopes his neighbors will help push a grassroots campaign to encourage the now-former Secretary of Defense to run for public office.
Roughly seven weeks after leaving office, former Idaho Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter has joined the board of a Canadian mining company that is expanding into Idaho.
Authorities say they have arrested 22 people during an undercover sting operation targeting potential sexual predators in western Washington state.
Basketball legend John Stockton failed in a bid to block the development of 65 acres of wetlands near his Priest Lake residence.
Republican Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers stuck to her positions on immigration, the border wall and President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency during a Medical Lake town hall, saying she supports a strong border but is apprehensive about the president’s use of executive powers.
A new carbon tax proposal would raise the price of gasoline 15 cents per gallon at the pump as part of a $17 billion package on transportation and environmental projects.
A group of 23 civic leaders met at the Davenport Hotel and vowed to form “a great army of ideas pitted against the spirit of unrest, disloyalty, revolution and bolshevism.”
Icicles can cause a number of problems, but experts warn that knocking them down can damage roofs.
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies on Wednesday arrested a man on suspicion of shining a laser pointer at a law enforcement helicopter flying over Spokane Valley.
Proposal to allow college athletes to seek outside compensation moves forward with a change to keep Washington schools from being “guinea pigs” for a fight with the NCAA.
Proposed additions to gun-free zones advance but don’t include libraries.
The Spokane Fire Department responded to Lewis and Clark High School on Thursday after teachers discovered a hazardous substance, which is used in science demonstrations, had not been properly secured.
Legislation to allow 13 historic Idaho theaters to sell alcoholic beverages during movies has passed the House.
State officials are providing $100,000 to haul nearly a third of the cows that died in a recent blizzard to an Oregon landfill.
Even after facing public criticism over his spotty voting record, Howard Schultz failed to vote in this month’s Seattle school-levy election.
The Hutton Settlement is marking its 100th anniversary with a series of planned events this year.
A dog named HarleyDavidson has been surrendered to the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service.
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