Stories tagged: mystery
Tue., July 18, 2017, 4 p.m.
Skeletal remains found in Idaho badger hole are hundreds of years old
Authorities say human bones found protruding from a badger hole in southwestern Idaho are hundreds of years old and not connected to a crime.
UPDATED: Sat., May 20, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
Document details death of lawman who killed Billy the Kid
A century-old document found inside a box of unarchived records in a southern New Mexico county is shedding a little more light on the shooting death of the Old West …
UPDATED: Tue., April 25, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
Skeletal remains in Oregon Trail badger den are from two young people
A fluke discovery of children’s bones protruding from a badger hole in southwestern Idaho has investigators trying to determine if they have discovered a double homicide or the disturbed grave …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
Who stashed gold inside a British piano? It’s a mystery
British officials say they’ve been unable to trace the rightful heirs to a trove of gold coins found stashed inside a piano and worth a “life-changing” amount of money.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 5:45 p.m.
Who killed Lonnie Jones?
Now 65 years since the discovery of Lonnie Jones’ body, his death remains the only unsolved documented murder case in Clearwater County.
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Famous mystery author Mary Roberts Rinehart interviewed about interviewing
From our archives, 100 years ago Acclaimed mystery author Mary Roberts Rinehart was in Spokane, and was interviewed by a Spokane Daily Chronicle reporter on the subject of – being …
Thu., Aug. 11, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: City plans for visit by famous mystery writer Mary Roberts Rinehart
From our archives, 100 years ago Famous mystery author Mary Roberts Rinehart was planning a Spokane visit.
Sat., June 25, 2016, 8:47 p.m.
Arizona authorities say 3 missing women met same man online
The recent disappearance of Nancy Rae Hartz echoes that of two other women, one in Arizona and one in Nevada. The three women lived within a roughly 100-mile radius of …
Wed., Jan. 27, 2016, 9:45 a.m.
Doug Clark: Darkness descends over the Lilac City in pulp mystery magazine
Steve Oliver’s “The Dark City” harkens back to classic gumshoe mysteries.
Sun., Dec. 22, 2013
Bryant not lone guilty party in Campton death, officials believe
Potential jurors filed into a Stevens County courtroom earlier this month, expecting a lengthy trial in the brutal slaying of a 62-year-old Northport, Wash., woman in her home over the …
Tue., Sept. 28, 2010, 4:54 p.m.
No answers on remains found in Priest Lake
The mystery of the remains at the bottom of Priest Lake will be left unsolved for now.