Stories tagged: Chase
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 8:05 P.M.
Man loses pieces of truck, crashes while trying to escape Sheriff’s deputy
A man led a Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy on a chase through North Spokane County early Tuesday evening, losing his trailer, tires and tailgate before crashing his truck near the …
SUNDAY, NOV. 20, 2016, 8:02 P.M.
Jimmie Johnson seizes record-tying 7th NASCAR championship
Jimmie Johnson had the commemorative helmet and a photographer chronicling his every move. He even ran a symbolic seven miles the night before his shot at a seventh championship.
SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 2016, 9:10 P.M.
Auto racing: Jimmie Johnson wins at Martinsville, reaches final four
Jimmie Johnson earned one of four spots in next month’s title-deciding season finale Sunday with his ninth career victory at Martinsville Speedway in Virginia. The six-time NASCAR champion will race …
SUNDAY, OCT. 23, 2016, 7:20 P.M.
Logano wins Talladega to advance in NASCAR’s playoffs
Two favorites were cut from NASCAR’s championship field at Talladega Superspeedway, where Joey Logano earned a critical victory for Team Penske and Denny Hamlin used a tiebreaker to get the …
SUNDAY, OCT. 16, 2016, 7:01 P.M.
Kevin Harvick wins at Kansas to reach next round of Chase
No matter what kind of misfortune befalls Kevin Harvick in the early rounds of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, his team always seems to get things together when …
SUNDAY, OCT. 2, 2016, 5:34 P.M.
Auto racing roundup: Truex dominates at Dover for 2nd Chase victory of season
Martin Truex Jr. dominated Sunday at Dover International Speedway for his second victory in the first three Chase races.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 18, 2016, 7:47 P.M.
Auto racing roundup: Truex wins Chase playoff opener
Martin Truex Jr. went from a completely unraveled tire that left him a lap down to the NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup championship lead for the first time in …
THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 2016, 5:27 P.M.
Man arrested after chase from Airway Heights to Ritzville
A man led the Washington State Patrol, Sheriff’s deputies and Kalispel Tribal Police on a chase through Airway Heights and Cheney before being captured outside Ritzville Thursday morning.
MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
High-speed chase across state line ends with arrest, 19-year-old suspected of firing at officers
A 19-year-old driver led several law enforcement agencies on a high-speed chase Sunday night and into Monday morning, plowing over spike strips and allegedly shooting at an officer.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23, 2016, 10:50 A.M.
Starbucks to offer prepaid cards to boost rewards program
Starbucks says it will introduce a prepaid card by the end of the year that lets people earn points for its rewards program.
SUNDAY, NOV. 22, 2015, 10:21 P.M.
End of rainbow: Gordon finishes 6th in final NASCAR race
Jeff Gordon climbed out of his race car and stepped into the waiting arms of team owner Rick Hendrick.
SUNDAY, NOV. 22, 2015, 10:13 P.M.
Kyle Busch completes comeback to win 1st Cup title
Kyle Busch watched the season opener from a hospital bed, his pregnant wife and his dogs by his side.
SUNDAY, NOV. 15, 2015, 9:53 P.M.
Shortened race in Phoenix determines final 3 Chase spots
Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr. advanced to the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship finale after surviving a long Sunday that ended with a rain-shortened race at …
MONDAY, OCT. 5, 2015
Harvick takes race he had to win
Kevin Harvick dominated a race he had to win to advance to the second round of NASCAR’s playoffs, while six-time champion Jimmie Johnson was eliminated from the field. Harvick led …
MONDAY, NOV. 17, 2014
Harvick sprints to win first Cup
There was no trick to Kevin Harvick’s first Sprint Cup championship. Competing for the title against three other drivers, he seized his opportunity with a relentless dash through the field …
MONDAY, OCT. 6, 2014
Logano wins at K.C.
Joey Logano grabbed the first berth into the next round of NASCAR’s championship race with a victory Sunday at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas. Logano’s win advanced him into …
MONDAY, SEPT. 29, 2014
Gordon wins at Dover to advance in Chase
Jeff Gordon won the third race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship for an automatic spot in the 12-driver field that advanced to the next round. Gordon was …
MONDAY, SEPT. 22, 2014
Logano wins to clinch spot in second round of Chase
Joey Logano pulled away on the restart to win a green-white-checkered finish Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon and advance to the second round of the Chase for …
MONDAY, SEPT. 15, 2014
Keselowski steals victory in Chase opener
Brad Keselowski saw one shot in front of him to steal the win in the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. He had twice picked his …
SATURDAY, SEPT. 6, 2014
Last chance for drivers to make Chase
Brad Keselowski won the pole Friday for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race tonight at Richmond (Virginia) International Raceway with a lap at 126.618 mph. The Penske Racing driver finished second …
FRIDAY, JAN. 24, 2014
Two men arrested in connection to seven-state ATM thefts
A Bonners Ferry man is in federal custody after investigators say he and an accomplice broke into ATMs and stole hundreds of thousands of dollars in a seven-state string of …
THURSDAY, DEC. 5, 2013, 1:10 P.M.
Two men arrested after overnight car chase
A chase through Spokane Valley that began around 11 p.m. Wednesday ended in the arrest of Steven Lewis, 21, and Oshay Sharp, 19. Their car crashed into a credit union, …
THURSDAY, OCT. 3, 2013, 8:54 A.M.
Overnight police chase ends in Airway Heights arrest
The Spokane and Airway Heights police departments disabled a vehicle driven by 21-year-old Jesse Woodward early Thursday morning after a high-speed chase. Woodward was arrested and faces charges of eluding …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 25, 2013, 6:19 P.M.
Spokane police seek man who fled in stolen vehicle with officer’s weapon inside
Spokane Police are searching for a man they say sped off in a stolen vehicle after inadvertently knocking an officer’s gun from his hand Wednesday afternoon.
TUESDAY, JUNE 11, 2013, 9:05 A.M.
Cleveland disciplines 12 officers for deadly chase
CLEVELAND — The city fired a police sergeant, demoted two other supervisors and suspended nine more Tuesday for their roles in the chase in which officers fired 137 shots and …
UPDATED: TUESDAY, FEB. 5, 2013, 4:50 P.M.
Suspect identified in fatal police shooting
SPOKANE — A police chase has ended with an officer fatally shooting a person in Spokane.
THURSDAY, DEC. 13, 2012
Car involved in chase later found on fire
Police attempted to pull over a reckless driver near Park Road and Trent Avenue late Tuesday night but lost it after the driver ignored a stop light at the Havana …
SUNDAY, OCT. 21, 2012
Bowyer, Edwards see changes in fortunes
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Carl Edwards and Clint Bowyer returned to home track Kansas Speedway a year ago at very different points in their careers. Edwards had claimed the top …
SATURDAY, OCT. 13, 2012
Show goes on at Charlotte without Earnhardt Jr.
CONCORD, N.C. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. grew up one town away from Charlotte Motor Speedway, running wild with his friends through the infield as his daddy thrilled the hometown crowd. …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 20, 2012
Still time to get back into NASCAR title hunt
It doesn’t take long for the pretenders to be separated from the contenders in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. Sometimes, through bad luck or mediocre performance, a driver …