WEDNESDAY, NOV. 21, 2018
A man is dead and a woman is in hospital care with life-threatening injuries after the woman’s estranged husband allegedly broke into her northeast Spokane home Tuesday evening and shot them both.
SATURDAY, NOV. 17, 2018
Spokane’s Skate Ribbon opened this morning at Riverfront Park, marking the start of its second year.
A driver hit a semitruck, causing it to flip on to its side on Interstate-90, blocking all eastbound lanes of traffic at about 1:35 a.m. The suspect fled the scene on foot, but was quickly apprehended.
An under-construction parking garage caught fire on the South Hill on Friday night.
FRIDAY, NOV. 16, 2018
Temple Grandin sees the autism spectrum in some of the world’s most successful people. “I’ve been to Microsoft, Google, Facebook, NASA – there’s a lot of people with autism there,” the Colorado State University professor said. “The same genes that make people have big brains make people have autism.”
Two 13-year-old boys allegedly brought an airsoft gun to an elementary school in Spokane Valley Friday, resulting in their arrest.
THURSDAY, NOV. 15, 2018
The City Council of Republic, Washington is mulling legislation to countermand from state and national laws that limit Second Amendment gun rights, including the recently passed Initiative 1639.
The story of Dodson’s Jewelry spans well over a century. But after 131 years of family ownership, the story of the oldest retail store in Spokane is coming to an end.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14, 2018
Reported hate crimes in Spokane rose by 175 percent from 2016 to 2017, according to new data released Tuesday by the FBI.
TUESDAY, NOV. 13, 2018
A US Bank in Reardan, Washington was robbed on Tuesday.
FRIDAY, NOV. 9, 2018
Spokane protesters gathered Friday outside of the Thomas S. Foley United States Courthouse urging protection of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian influence in the 2016 U.S. elections.
For about two hours Friday, Spokane had its first taste of winter. National Weather Service meteorologist Rocco Pelatti said the afternoon snowfall caused a few accidents, including a semitruck that jackknifed on Bigelow Gulch Road. Washington State Patrol spokesman Jeff Sevigney said the snow caused a few slide-offs in Spokane County and Coeur d’Alene.
THURSDAY, NOV. 8, 2018
Washington State Department of Transportation workers found a decomposed body Thursday morning near the Medical Lake off ramp of Interstate 90, on the south side of the freeway.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7, 2018
Police arrested a man Wednesday suspected of smashing a third heart sculpture in downtown Spokane, part of an art project meant to raise money for charity.
TUESDAY, NOV. 6, 2018
Republican Jenny Graham is ahead of her Democrat opponent Dave Wilson by a mere 250 votes in the 6th Legislative District position two race. Graham has earned 50.32 percent of the votes, while Wilson holds 49.68 percent of the 39,094 votes.
A bond to improve and expand Spokane’s library system was on track to pass Tuesday evening.
Republican Jeff Holy will move on to the state Senate.
Republican Mike Volz is holding a solid 6.5 percentage point lead in the race for a Spokane Legislative seat against Democrat Kay Murano.
MONDAY, NOV. 5, 2018
The Washington State Patrol has rolled out a new system for sexual assault victims to easily track rape kits as they’re processed though different government agencies, similar to how a UPS package is tracked online. “This system is something different,” said Larry Hebert, director at the WSP Forensic Laboratory Services Bureau. “It’s essentially for the benefit of the survivors.”
SUNDAY, NOV. 4, 2018
Theft and defacement of campaign signs may be at an all-time high in the 5th Congressional District.
THURSDAY, NOV. 1, 2018
A former leader of a Freeman High School parent-teacher group was arrested Thursday for allegedly stealing over $6,000 from the group’s bank account for personal items.
Coeur d’Alene police arrested a middle school student on Thursday on charges of falsely reporting that a school shooting would happen.
Omak Police reported two incidents of sharp pins found in Halloween candy on Thursday, according to a news release.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31, 2018
A man was attacked and stabbed in the torso near North Central High School at about 4:40 p.m. Wednesday, according to police.
TUESDAY, OCT. 30, 2018
For a few minutes, the 800 in the room could only hear the clicking of Rabbi Yisroel Hahn’s lighter as he and Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan lit 11 candles.