Stories tagged: coroner
Tue., May 30, 2017, 3:35 p.m.
Coroner identifies three killed in Grant County van crash
The Grant County Coroner has identified the three people killed in last week’s van rollover crash as Othello residents Arturo Galvez-Vazquez, 48; Aaron Medel-Alvarez, 49; and Tabita Pricilla Soto-Luis, 56.
Wed., July 6, 2016, 10:54 a.m.
Death of Navy SEAL trainee a homicide, coroner says
A Southern California medical examiner says a Navy SEAL trainee was repeatedly dunked by an instructor in his first week of basic training and has ruled his death a homicide.
Wed., March 16, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Jury rules that squatter killed by massive rock slide was warned to leave
From our archives, 100 years ago A coroner’s jury ruled that John Gleason, who was swept away and killed by a mud-and-rock slide at the foot of Cedar Street, failed …
Sun., Jan. 12, 2014
Doug Clark: Tales of a life spent dealing with death
I couldn’t help but experience a phantom twinge when I heard that Dr. Robert West was including me in a book he’s writing about his many years as a deputy …
Sat., Feb. 2, 2013
Bill would ease rules on autopsy privacy
OLYMPIA – Medical examiners would be able to discuss the results of autopsies in cases involving police shootings, giving them a chance to clear up what Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie …
Tue., Jan. 4, 2011, 7:37 p.m.
Coroner changes cause of death for slain trooper
Barb Thompson, a Spokane woman who has spent years trying to prove her daughter’s death was not a suicide, has won a major victory. Monday, Lewis County’s newly elected coroner, …
Sat., March 20, 2010
Kootenai primary has big GOP field
Six Republicans will face off for two Kootenai County commission positions in the May 25 primary. The races are winner-takes-all because no candidates from other parties filed by Friday’s deadline. …