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    Downtown bar owner indicted on fraud charges

    Spokane bar owner Jeremy Tangen has been indicted on four counts of bank fraud after authorities learned he was taking advantage of mortgage relief programs under false pretenses. 83

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    Pedestrian hit, killed while walking on sidewalk in north Spokane

    A driver hit and killed a woman in her 60s who was pushing a stroller on the sidewalk near the intersection of Ruby Street and Augusta Avenue on Tuesday morning. 46

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    Glacier National Park wildfire destroys historic cabin

    A fast-moving wildfire in Glacier National Park torched a car and a historic cabin and forced tourists to abandon their vehicles on the Montana park’s most popular roadway while officials … 18

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    Suspect in custody following officer-involved shooting

    A Spokane police officer fired at a man allegedly trying to rob a Chinese restaurant on North Division Street early Monday morning, but did not hit him. 112

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    Woman saved great-grandson from fatal crash, family says

    A split-second after she noticed an SUV careening toward her and her great-grandson, Marla Langley made the ultimate sacrifice, her children said. 119

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    Man found dead in Missoula identified; driver is from Spokane

    Police have arrested a Spokane resident in connection to the shooting death of Jake Colvin, a 25-year-old man from Valley, Washington, whose body was found Sunday afternoon in an SUV … 42

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    Two killed, four injured in car accidents

    Coeur d’Alene resident Joan C. Sanders, 75, died Thursday night in a car crash. Sanders was driving north on state Highway 57 near Priest Lake at 2:47 p.m. when she … 15

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    UTF skate park demolition to start Aug. 3

    Downtown Spokane’s Under The Freeway Skatepark will be demolished starting Aug. 3, the city says. 11

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    Four killed in crash west of Davenport identified

    DAVENPORT — A car on a state Highway 2 west of Davenport failed to negotiate a turn, crossed over the center line and slammed head-on into a semi-truck, killing four … 5

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    Fire department looking for ‘truly heroic’ bystanders in Tuesday’s crash

    The Spokane Fire Department is looking for the two bystanders who attempted to save Marla Langley, the 68-year-old woman who was struck and killed by an SUV Tuesday morning while … 20

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    Crash near Sandpoint kills 1, injures 3

    A 44-year-old woman died and three others were hospitalized Sunday evening after a car wreck on U.S. Highway 95 in Sandpoint. 12

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    Rise in child ‘pot poisoning’ incidents concerns officials

    Reports of kids eating marijuana-infused cookies and candies are on the rise statewide and in Spokane County, where a 4-year-old spent the night in intensive care after eating a product … 222

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    Man charged with murder in death of Spokane woman

    Patrick N. McGhee now faces counts of second-degree murder, destruction of evidence, interstate trafficking in prostitution and procurement of a prostitute, all of which are felonies. 5

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    East Central shooter attempted to provide aid to victim

    Edward Bushnell, the man accused of fatally shooting another man Tuesday in East Central Spokane, attempted to provide medical aid to the victim, according to new court documents. 116

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    Attack on CdA goats leaves 2 dead, 1 wounded

    Coeur d’Alene police are investigating an attack on three goats the city uses to knock down weeds at city water well enclosures. 21

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    Highway 395 near Clayton open after brush fire

    A fire burning between Clayton and Loon Lake shut down Highway 395 for several hours Wednesday afternoon before reopening around 6 p.m.

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    City of Airway Heights staff issues letter condemning mayor

    The City of Airway Heights released a letter signed by 28 of the city’s 45 employees condemning embattled Mayor Patrick Rushing. 121

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    ‘Kettle Falls Five’ member gets 16-month sentence

    Jason Lee Zucker was given a 16-month sentence Friday for his role in the so-called “Kettle Falls Five” marijuana grow in rural Stevens County. He remains out of custody pending … 61

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    Suspect in custody after Spokane police shooting

    A Spokane police officer fired several shots at a Chinese restaurant burglar wielding a fake gun and missed Monday morning, leading to an alley fight off North Division Street where … 19

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    Avista should cut electric rates, state agencies say

    Instead of asking for higher rates, Avista Corp. should be giving its Washington customers a slight break on their electric bills, staff members at two state agencies say. 29