David Wasson

David Wasson oversees coverage of politics and state and local government and assists with editing on the City Desk.


Recent Stories

Spokane police ombudsman finalists named 90 

The field of applicants wanting to be Spokane’s next police ombudsman has been narrowed to three finalists and includes a retired law enforcement whistleblower from Florida, a former Southern Calif...

Washington state slashes college tuition 47 

The days of skyrocketing tuition at Washington’s public universities appear to be over. Unprecedented tuition cuts contained in the new state budget will lower the cost of attending the state’s col...

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Recent Blog Posts

Bestiality was legal in Washington until 2006 

Gruesome fatality in 2005 linked to Enumclaw horse ranch exposed loophole in state's animal cruelty laws that Washington Legislature quickly remedied, establishing the criminal charges that suspect...

WSP phone number hijacked by con artists

Troopers said that if you receive a phone call from someone claiming to be with WSP wanting money, you should hang up the phone without disclosing any personal information.

Red-light camera critic wants Spokane mayor recalled 

Kyle Murakami holds Spokane Mayor David Condon responsible for failing to discipline city employees who he says threatened him and shoved him to the ground as he tried to have a subpoena served in ...

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