Stories tagged: text messages
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 12:42 p.m.
Text messages as public records emerges as new Montana issue
Montana government leaders plan to create rules for when and how to preserve text messages after a news organization’s public-records request exposed the lack of a policy to retain the …
Thu., Aug. 27, 2015, 10:49 a.m.
Court: Public officials’ texts are public records
A public employee’s work-related text messages are public records, even when they are sent and received on a private cellphone are public records, the state Supreme Court ruled today.
Tue., Nov. 13, 2012, 6:27 a.m.
Threatening texts lead to Spokane stabbing
SPOKANE — Police say an exchange of threatening texts escalated to a stabbing in a north Spokane neighborhood.
Thu., Feb. 16, 2012, 12:57 p.m.
Curb the car dashboard technology, government asks
Auto dashboards are becoming an arcade of text messages, GPS images, phone calls and web surfing, the government says, and it’s asking carmakers to curb those distractions when vehicles are …
Sun., Sept. 12, 2010
NIC freshman wins texting title
Ready. Set. Text … “NIC and Phones + partner together to raise $ for the NIC scholarship foundation! NIC and Phones Plus; keepin’ it local!”
Tue., June 8, 2010, 8:37 a.m.
Border Patrol seeks texts on suspicious activity
The U.S. Border Patrol is asking residents along a section of the U.S.-Canada border to send anonymous text messages to report any suspicious people they come across.
Wed., March 31, 2010
Woman charged with harassing Spokane County deputy over phone
The text messages to the Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy came after a raid at a suspected marijuana grow house. “(W)ee can either b friends or enemies,” the cryptic message began, …
Tue., March 30, 2010, 8:10 p.m.
Texting gives pot case a bizarre twist
The text messages to the Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy came after a raid at a suspected marijuana grow house.