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Aug. 13, 2018, 6:34 a.m.
Wildfire smoke that has blanketed Northeastern Washington and North Idaho, creating unhealthy breathing conditions, is expected to linger through much of the week, experts said.
Lincoln County fire sparked by sun rays shining through broken glass (and other unusual fire starts)Aug. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
A field fire that burned roughly 80 acres near Reardan, Washington last week was apparently caused by shards of broken glass.
Aug. 9, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
Spokane tied a 120-year record Thursday, as temperatures briefly pushed the mercury to 103 degrees.
Aug. 7, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
Whatever blue wave was seen in other parts of the state, it doesn’t look ready to wipe out long-time Republican state Rep. Joel Kretz, who easily topped three challengers in the primary in the race for a 7th Legislative District house seat. Kretz racked up 63 percent of the vote, while the next two closest candidates, Democrats Mike Bell and Crystal Oliver, drew 16.9 and 15.6 percent of the vote respectively, making the second-place finisher too close to call Tuesday night.