Stories tagged: KHQ
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
Gonzaga extends television signal to Japan as Rui Hachimura continues to play prominent role on team
Last Thursday’s Gonzaga-San Diego game was the first of four Zag contests to be televised on J Sports in Japan, via an agreement with Root Sports/KHQ through Metta Sport. The …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Ten of Gonzaga’s 18 conference games to air on ESPN channels
Ten of Gonzaga’s 18 WCC men’s basketball games will be televised on ESPN’s family of networks. The Zags’ remaining eight conference matchups will be available on Root and either KHQ, …
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
TV schedule released for Gonzaga men’s basketball
The Gonzaga men’s basketball team’s complete television schedule, with available game times, has been released.
Tue., June 14, 2016, 7:02 p.m.
Ed Sharman, long-time KHQ sports director, dies at age 78
Two Spokane generations now have gone to bed without Ed Sharman delivering the sports news to them on television. And the sense of duty he brought behind the scenes to …
Fri., April 1, 2016, 12:37 p.m.
Venerable Spokane broadcaster Randy Shaw battling cancer, closes restaurant
Longtime news broadcaster Randy Shaw, who retired from KREM 2 news last year after 33 years on the air in Spokane, has been diagnosed with cancer. Treatment has forced Randy …
Wed., Aug. 12, 2015
Longtime newsman Bob Briley dies at 91
Bob Briley, a local television pioneer who came to be known as the “Walter Cronkite of Spokane” in his more than 50 years in broadcasting, died Monday. He was 91. …
Sun., Aug. 9, 2015
We’ll miss Shaw, but look forward to a tasty roast
So Randy Shaw is retiring and won’t be manning the KREM 2 news anchor desk by the end of September. What’s next?
Mon., Jan. 19, 2015
Judge releases transcript after challenge from KHQ
A Kootenai County magistrate judge released the transcript of the preliminary hearing for a 15-year-old boy charged with two counts of murder after Spokane television station KHQ challenged the judge’s …
Sat., July 26, 2014
On-air cheer purveyor Shelly Monahan bids farewell at end of KHQ morning newscast
“Sunshine” Shelly Monahan called it quits Friday at the end of KHQ’s early morning newscast, putting a wrap – for now, at least – on nearly 40 years in broadcasting, …
Tue., June 17, 2014
Transcript of hearing for CdA teen unsealed
An Idaho District Court judge has unsealed the transcript of a hearing for a 14-year-old accused of killing his father and brother, saying open court proceedings are the bedrock of …
Tue., June 17, 2014
Longtime KHQ executive J. Birney Blair dies
The longtime president and general manager of KHQ, J. Birney Blair, died in his Spokane home on Saturday. He was 92. Blair started working at KHQ as a radio reporter …
Wed., June 4, 2014
Former Spokane TV journalist recalls Chinese student crackdowns of 1989
After the Chinese government cracked down on student protests that rocked the country 25 years ago, Holly Houston knew she had to return to the United States, as much for …
Wed., April 23, 2014
Preliminary hearing in CdA double-killing to be closed
A judge in Kootenai County agreed to close the preliminary hearing for a 14-year-old accused of killing his father and younger brother, after his public defender argued that sensitive information …
Sat., April 2, 2011, 7:08 p.m.
Harv Clark, longtime local radio announcer, dies
A longtime Spokane radio announcer who spent nearly two decades as the public address announcer for Gonzaga University men’s and women’s basketball games has died.
Fri., March 11, 2011
Finders of MLK bomb say they were fired for actions
The three men who were hailed as heroes by Spokane’s mayor and police chief for finding a bomb and reporting it to police say they lost their jobs for their …
Fri., Jan. 14, 2011, 6:28 p.m.
KHQ inks deal with DirecTV
KHQ-TV and DirecTV reached an agreement today that will keep Spokane’s NBC affiliate on the satellite provider’s channel lineup.