Stories tagged: near drowning
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Family of man who fell in lake while tied to wheelchair sues
The foster family of a 22-year-old man with disabilities has sued the state of Washington and a state-contracted company, claiming caretakers left the man strapped into his wheelchair at the …
Fri., July 13, 2012, 10:19 a.m.
North Idaho teenager dies following swimming accident
A North Idaho teenager pulled from the bottom of an old mill pond Wednesday died Friday morning, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office reported.
Thu., July 12, 2012, 8:44 a.m.
Details released on Spirit Lake near-drowning
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office released more details today on a near-drowning that occurred Wednesday at Spirit Lake.
Sun., Dec. 25, 2011
Gift of life
Jeannine Marx Fruci of Spokane almost died when she was born in 1955. She now knows why she didn’t. “I was supposed to live to save her,” she says, touching …