Stories tagged: news
Sat., March 2, 2019, 1:33 p.m.
The two Sacramento police officers whose fatal shooting of an unarmed black man last year prompted nationwide protests will not face criminal charges, Sacramento County District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert …
Sat., March 2, 2019, 1:18 p.m.
A Russian state television broadcaster asserts that one of his country’s top targets for attack in the event of nuclear war would be a 4,700-acre site east of Arlington that …
Sat., March 2, 2019, 1:13 p.m.
Two Washington state restaurants have closed over concerns that customers and employees were sickened by a norovirus outbreak.
Sat., March 2, 2019, 12:54 p.m.
Idaho State Police may get the funding to purchase equipment that would allow investigators to distinguish hemp from marijuana after a high-profile case in the state grabbed headlines and prompted …
Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:30 a.m.
29 parents separated from their children and deported last year arrive at U.S. border to request asylum
Twenty-nine parents from across Central America who were separated from their children by U.S. immigration agents last year returned to the U.S. border on Saturday, demanding asylum hearings that might …
Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:21 a.m.
Indian and Pakistani soldiers have again targeted each other’s posts and villages along their volatile frontier in disputed Kashmir, killing at least six civilians and two Pakistani troops, officials said …
Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:14 a.m.
The U.S. ambassador to Britain has attacked what he described as a “smear” campaign against American agriculture by interests with a protectionist agenda.
Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:02 a.m.
Subaru is recalling 1.3 million vehicles in the U.S. because the brake lights may not illuminate properly.
Sat., March 2, 2019, 10:55 a.m.
Sen. Bernie Sanders on Saturday returned to Brooklyn, his birthplace, for the first rally of his second presidential campaign and sought to tie his working-class background to his populist views …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 9:25 p.m.
America’s newest capsule for astronauts rocketed Saturday toward the International Space Station on a high-stakes test flight by SpaceX.
Sat., March 2, 2019, 5 a.m.
100 years ago in Spokane: City honors transformation of Cannon Hill Park from brickyard into ‘beauty spot’
The Spokesman-Review’s Sunday magazine section recounted the history of one of Spokane’s “beauty spots”: Cannon Hill Park on the South Hill.
Sat., March 2, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act has exposed the Democrats’ greatest political vulnerability with young voters
Sat., March 2, 2019, 5 a.m.
Pullman Airbnb operator claims city short-term rental codes – or lack thereof – forced her to cancel $35K in reservations
When Pullman resident Tami Grady purchased a home last year, she thought it would be a good option to transform it into a short-term rental that provides lodging for travelers …
Sat., March 2, 2019
The world’s foremost sled dog race kicks off its 47th running this weekend as participants strive to push past a punishing two years for the sport’s image.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 8:19 p.m.
Actress Katherine Helmond, who had roles in “Who’s the Boss?” and “Soap,” has died at age 89.
Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
Deputies are searching for a suspect after a report a Spokane Valley Subway was robbed by a man armed with a knife on Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 8:21 p.m.
Dennis E. Wheeler, former chairman of Coeur d’Alene Mines Corp., died Tuesday at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston where he had been receiving treatment for leukemia. He was 76.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
A Washington State Patrol trooper drove by a house spewing smoke on Friday and ran inside to awake and evacuate the residents.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 6:39 p.m.
Spokane County Regional Veterans Service Center has relocated to a larger facility in Spokane Valley to serve veterans and their families.
Fri., March 1, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
Scott Morris sold $771,000 worth of Avista stock this week, but he still retains a $9 million ownership stake in the Spokane-based utility.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
The man was wearing headphones and seemed oblivious to the approaching train, a witness said.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
A Spokane County Jury delivered a guilty verdict on Friday in the presumed murder of Bret Snow – the first official decision since he first went missing in late 2015.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 5:42 p.m.
A convicted sex offender pleaded guilty Friday to a vicious rape of a Spokane Valley gas station clerk who said she was abducted and choked to near unconsciousness several times …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 5:40 p.m.
The five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is based upon patient surveys as well as performance data reported to the federal government. It’s the first time …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 3:38 p.m.
Jordyn Woods says ‘I’m not a homewrecker’ as she breaks her silence over exactly what went down with Cleveland Cavalier Tristan Thompson
Fri., March 1, 2019, 3:16 p.m.
Andra Day, Dave Stewart and Philip Bailey will perform during a fundraising gala honoring Prince.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
Most national pundits questioned Friday whether the Democratic governor’s singular focus on combating global climate change would be enough to make waves in an already-crowded field.
Fri., March 1, 2019, 2:38 p.m.
Spokane County Marriage licenses
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:03 p.m.
A partial time line of the key elements in Jay Inslee’s political career.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
Anna A. Zehm never sought exposure. But her fierce crusade for justice following the unlawful arrest, beating and death of her son, Otto, became a yearslong public campaign for better …