Stories tagged: news
Wed., May 1, 2019, 5 a.m.
Spokane County Marriage licenses
Wed., May 1, 2019
The Dr. C Family Dentistry is offering a scholarship program for area high school seniors in Spokane and Spokane Valley. Three students will be selected to each receive a $1,000 …
UPDATED: Thu., May 2, 2019, 9:52 p.m.
Event will feature a resource fair, keynote speech from neurologist Dr. Jason Alred and breakout sessions aimed at Parkinson’s patients and caregivers.
Wed., May 1, 2019
100 years ago in Spokane: Billy Sunday, famous evangelist, to lead rally at armory for Victory bonds
Billy Sunday, the nation’s most prominent evangelist was in town, not for his usual religious revival, but to rally support for Victory Bonds to pay for the United States’ involvement …
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 10:19 p.m.
An Oregon man was arrested on suspicion of murder with sexual motivation in the death of a Vancouver woman found strangled in her bed nearly 25 years ago. Investigators have …
Tue., April 30, 2019, 8:15 p.m.
Lori Isenberg, who remains under investigation for the suspicious death of her husband in February 2018, was sentenced Tuesday to 5 years in federal prison after she pleaded guilty to …
Tue., April 30, 2019, 6:34 p.m.
ESPN the Magazine – at least the print version – will be canceled. ESPN announced an internal reorganization Tuesday under senior vice president of content Rob King, part of which …
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 8:28 p.m.
Woman who successfully overturned vehicular homicide charge sues WSP, alleging false arrest and imprisonment
A woman who fought off felony vehicular homicide charges after successfully arguing that Washington State Patrol troopers made false statements to obtain search warrants is now suing the state agency …
Tue., April 30, 2019, 6:01 p.m.
Minor editing. With AP Photos. A small village in eastern Sri Lanka has held likely the first Mass since Catholic leaders closed their churches for fear of more attacks after …
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Avista Corp. filed a request Tuesday with Washington regulators to raise electric and natural gas rates over the next two years.
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 7:31 a.m.
Key Tronic Corp. reported a decline in net income in the company’s third fiscal quarter, but expects a rebound later in the year.
Tue., April 30, 2019, 5:42 p.m.
U.S. health officials on Tuesday said Philip Morris can sell a cigarette alternative that heats tobacco without burning it, opening the door for the company’s effort to shift smokers toward …
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 6:44 p.m.
Japan’s new Emperor Naruhito will perform his first ritual hours after succeeding his father on the Chrysanthemum Throne
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 8:33 p.m.
A Justice Department official says special counsel Robert Mueller expressed concern to Attorney General William Barr about how the findings of his Russia investigation were being portrayed
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
The stock market keeps going higher, but fees to own funds keep going lower.
Tue., April 30, 2019, 4:29 p.m.
PotlatchDeltic reported net income of $6.6 million – or 10 cents per share – for the first quarter of 2019, a steep decline compared with results from the first quarter …
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
Two people have been killed and four others injured in a shooting on a North Carolina university campus
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 7:14 a.m.
Runners will be greeted by a warm and sunny Bloomsday weekend this year, with temperatures climbing up to 70 degrees by the end of Sunday.
Tue., April 30, 2019, 3:14 p.m.
Democrats are steeling for a no-holds-barred fight with President Donald Trump as the White House ignores subpoenas, denies access to witnesses and otherwise stonewalls congressional oversight in the aftermath of …
Tue., April 30, 2019, 2:46 p.m.
A beluga whale found in Arctic Norway wearing a harness that suggests links to a military facility in Russia is so tame that residents can pet the mammal on its …
Tue., April 30, 2019, 12:46 p.m.
Japanese Emperor Akihito announced his abdication at a palace ceremony Tuesday in his final address, as the nation embraced the end of his reign with reminiscence and hope for a …
Tue., April 30, 2019, 12:44 p.m.
A filmmaker who co-founded the Sundance Film Festival and produced an Oscar-winning movie in the mid-1980s pleaded guilty Tuesday to sexual abuse of a child.
Tue., April 30, 2019, 12:40 p.m.
A space rock left a massive crater on the moon during January’s total lunar eclipse.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 12:36 p.m.
A pair of racist postcards appearing to mock a coming University of Idaho LGBTQA-hosted event and comparing the UI to Moscow, Russia, in 1912 were reportedly delivered this past week …
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
The first black woman to serve as American University’s student government president is seeking more than $1.5 million in court-ordered damages against a neo-Nazi website operator who orchestrated an online …
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Much as Anne Frank’s diary gripped the older generations, an Instagram account based on a true 13-year-old Jewish victim’s journal, called Eva.Stories, is generating buzz among the young.
Tue., April 30, 2019, 12:16 p.m.
Rains pounded parts of northern Mozambique on Tuesday, several days after Cyclone Kenneth struck the southern African nation, while the U.N. said aid workers faced difficulties in reaching thousands of …
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 7:19 p.m.
Ron Wells, prominent Spokane developer, pleads guilty to multiple felonies in federal insurance fraud case
Ron Wells, a Spokane developer and architect known for historic restoration, has pleaded guilty to nine felonies related to staging a car crash in 2016 in an attempt to defraud …
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 3:32 p.m.
There is growing alarm about the Ebola virus outbreak in eastern Congo, with a record number of cases being reported for a single day. Congo’s health ministry says 27 cases …
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 3:16 p.m.
Two men charged in a fire that killed 36 concertgoers at a Northern California warehouse more than two years ago were going on trial Tuesday after a judge rejected their …