Stories tagged: survivors
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
Families of missing in Mexico quake still hold out hope
Hope mixed with fear Friday on a 60-foot stretch of a bike lane in downtown Mexico City, where families huddled under tarps and donated blankets, awaiting word of their loved …
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 3:42 p.m.
Irma’s fury in the Keys: So loud ‘it hurt your eardrums’
Huge waves crashed down on this tropical paradise, pounding the white sands of Summerland Key with brute fury. Then came bomb-blast winds as Hurricane Irma slammed ashore.
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016, 5:30 a.m.
A collection of memories from that infamous day
Over the years The Spokesman-Review has interviewed many Inland Northwest who had survived the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. Most of them are gone now, but their words live on.
Fri., July 15, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
Two from missing plane found alive in ocean
The Coast Guard has rescued two people from the ocean off Hawaii nearly a day after their plane disappeared from radar.
Sun., Dec. 8, 2013
Pearl Harbor survivors mark anniversary in Spokane
Ray Garland knew only one thing on the morning of Dec. 7, 1941: He had a job to do. Garland watched for a moment as the bombs from Japanese forces …