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May 14, 2021, 6:56 p.m.
A house fire in the 6000 block of North Oak Street Friday was caused by a charging battery that overheated, according to a Spokane Fire Department news release.
'A master at storytelling': Exhibit of original John James Audubon prints, paintings on display at MACMay 14, 2021, 6:27 p.m.
In 1827, when John James Audubon’s “Birds of America” first went to print, a copy of the massive book was worth what would amount to $30,000 today.
May 14, 2021, 5:44 p.m.
Deputies have identified a suspect in a February shooting that left a man seriously injured – and the suspect was already in jail, according to a news release from the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office.
May 14, 2021, 5:32 p.m.
A man who pleaded guilty to killing his neighbor with a frying pan was sentenced to 22 years in prison Friday as part of a plea deal, to the victim’s family’s dismay.
May 13, 2021, 6 p.m.
Preston Grzogorek’s 3-year-old niece seems to understand that he’s gone. Now, when she talks about the young uncle who fed her and cared for her since her birth, she points to the sky.
May 13, 2021, 2:40 p.m.
A man arrested on suspicion of driving a car stolen from CarHop of Spokane last week was arrested at the same dealership on suspicion of attempted car theft just four hours after being released from jail, according to the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office.
15-year-old killed by overdose Monday as Coeur d'Alene police investigate counterfeit prescription pillsMay 12, 2021, 5:09 p.m.
Michael Stabile, 15, was working hard and making his parents proud in the months before his death Monday from a likely drug overdose.
May 12, 2021, 7:17 a.m.
Neighbors arguing over kids sling-shotting rocks against a fence escalated into a shooting that left one neighbor with life-threatening injuries Tuesday evening, according to court documents.
May 8, 2021, 8:23 p.m.
Authorities in Nevada on Saturday arrested a 17-year-old who they suspect lured a teen out of a Spokane Valley apartment April 29 so her boyfriend could shoot and kill the boy.
May 8, 2021, 1:29 p.m.
Deputies suspect a wanted felon in a stolen car caused a collision with a box truck in Spokane Valley on Friday, sending the suspect and his 16-year-old passenger to the hospital with serious injuries.
May 7, 2021, 6:33 p.m.
Police suspect a 19-year-old gang member’s casual girlfriend lured a University High School student out of an apartment last Thursday before the 19-year-old emptied his pistol clip to kill 15-year-old Preston Grzogorek.
For Mother's Day, two artists honor the 'magical puzzle' of Mother Nature with floral sculpture in River Park SquareMay 7, 2021, 4:06 p.m.
Sarah Edwards teared up Saturday when she considered what the Mother’s Day flower sculpture in River Park Square mall represents to her.
May 6, 2021, 9 p.m.
As an elementary school student, Blaine Harden was taught a lie that he would later learn had been debunked 50 years prior to his birth.
May 6, 2021, 5:54 p.m.
Deputies have arrested a suspect in the killing of a 15-year-old University High School student outside his family’s Spokane Valley apartment March 29.
May 6, 2021, 4:40 p.m.
The Spokane County Medical Examiner hasn’t yet determined what killed Edwin “G Notes” Geter, whose body was found in the Spokane River on April 13, but his friend Bo Blunt doesn’t believe it could be suicide.
'Support in unlikely places': Spokane born and raised author Eileen Garvin discusses the novel bringing her national acclaimMay 5, 2021, 7:30 a.m.
For Eileen Garvin, “The Music of Bees” was the ultimate distraction from COVID-19 during the first weeks of staying home for the pandemic. A year later, the book had her beamed across televisions in America.
May 5, 2021, 5 a.m.
Riverfront Park smelled like blooming lilacs and burning sage Wednesday as a march of hundreds – many American Indians and many wearing red – stretched from the Rotary Fountain to the Pavilion.
May 4, 2021, 7:10 p.m.
Police are asking citizens to keep an eye out for an 85-year-old man with Alzheimer’s, according to a Spokane Police Department news release.
May 4, 2021, 6:04 p.m.
The vintage sign for Ming Wah pointed the way to the Chinese American restaurant again Tuesday after more than a year out of commission.
May 4, 2021, 3:20 p.m.
Police arrested a 15-year-old in a stolen car with ammunition inside it Thursday after reports of a drive-by shooting in the East Central neighborhood, according to court documents.
May 4, 2021, 5 a.m.
The U.S. Pavilion in Riverfront Park will be awash in red light Wednesday night in recognition of killed and missing Indigenous women and girls.
'The rhythm of 20,000 runners': Bloomsday participants who haven't missed a race in 45 years meet againMay 3, 2021, 4 a.m.
The perennials gathered Saturday, as the 45th running of Bloomsday kicked off. The virtual race will run through next weekend.
May 2, 2021, 5 a.m.
Quentin Parker believes the sting operation that identified him as a “dangerous child predator” in 2019 failed its mission. Though charges against him were ultimately dropped, he claims in his recent lawsuit against Washington State Patrol that dishonest detectives manipulated him and “forever tainted and destroyed” his life for their own financial gain.
May 1, 2021, 5 a.m.
William McGunagle answered the phone singing “hello” Friday afternoon.
April 30, 2021, 7 p.m.
The town of Republic continues to see the fallout from a super-spreader event in April, as physicians are having to transfer COVID-19 patients out of Ferry County for treatment.