Stories tagged: Colville
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 11, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
Thunderstorms dropped heavy rain on two wildfires in Colville on Saturday afternoon through Sunday morning, slowing the blazes, along with fire personnel, in their tracks.
Sat., Aug. 10, 2019, 11:10 a.m.
Up to a quarter of an inch of rain could fall on recent burn scars from the fire, according to forecasts, and that could create dangerous flash flooding conditions. Mud …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 9:43 p.m.
An hourslong rain shower helped firefighters stifle the Williams Flats Fire in the Colville Reservation on Friday. But it was not enough to put it out.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 10 p.m.
Smoke from a growing fire on the Colville Indian Reservation continued to blow into Spokane on Tuesday, causing air quality to be unhealthy for some groups including children and the …
UPDATED: Sat., July 20, 2019, 5:11 p.m.
The Washington Supreme Court has agreed to review the matter and sort out which judges have jurisdiction over initial court hearings, which often determine if a person will be let …
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 7:54 p.m.
A fatal crash six miles south of Colville shut down U.S. Route 395 on Wednesday afternoon.
Sat., June 15, 2019, 5 a.m.
The U.S. Supreme Court declined this week to hear an appeal from Teck Metals, which operates a smelter on the Columbia River north of the U.S./Canada border. The decision means …
UPDATED: Thu., May 30, 2019, 9:50 p.m.
Lightning strikes two homes near Post Falls during heavy storm Thursday; area near Colville sees power outage from wind
Lightning struck two houses near Post Falls during a brief but heavy thunderstorm Thursday evening. The houses saw light damage and no one was hurt.
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 8:18 p.m.
Colville Police are searching for the suspect in an armed robbery at a Colville Chevron on Tuesday night.
Fri., April 19, 2019, 6:24 p.m.
Colville Police arrested a minor on Friday for allegedly bringing a stolen gun to a middle school.
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
Officer Michael S. Welch is accused of assaulting his girlfriend and nearly running her over while drunkenly backing his car out of a driveway on March 9.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Stevens County Sheriff Brad Manke said on Friday that he will not enforce Initiative 1639, which brings sweeping changes for gun purchases, storage and background checks.
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019
A mom and her two sons were killed in a fire and a third son was critically injured in a house fire in Colville.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
An Oklahoma man says new evidence of prosecutors withholding information should result in a new trial on his 1999 murder conviction and death penalty for killing an Arkansas family as …
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018
Last year, for the first time in about a century, tribal members paddled 51 miles from Sandpoint to their home, joined by neighboring tribes along the way. This year, they …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
A 63-year-old retail worker in Colville was killed Thursday morning when a shelving unit fell on top of him.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 6:58 p.m.
Grocery Outlet Bargain Market will open a Colville store in early December.
Tue., Nov. 14, 2017
100 years ago in Colville: Jury acquits woman who shot and killed father and son while holding her baby
A Colville jury took only 20 minutes to acquit Margaret Hanshaw, 17, who was accused of shooting two neighbors to death – all while holding her baby in her arms. …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
Kevin Hulten, a 38-year-old former editor at the Statesman-Examiner newspaper and political operative previously tied to a Snohomish County elections scandal, faces additional theft charges after an alleged string of …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
The Colville police chief, John Wanenwich, was shot and killed by two burglars during a nighttime gunbattle in a Colville alley.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
A youthful Freeman defense put the Northeast A League on notice in 2016. The Scotties posted four shutouts and yielded just six points a game in the regular season.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
A fast moving brush fire near Colville briefly prompted a Level 3 evacuation notice for residents on Gold Creek Loop Road Friday, but the notice was canceled.
Tue., June 20, 2017, 6 a.m.
The Vaagen family operates one of the few remaining family-owned sawmills in the West. They plan to be the last one standing by making changes.
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 8:35 p.m.
Kevin Hulten, former aide to Snohomish County Executive Aaron Reardon, was charged with three counts of theft this week in connection with a series of alleged shoplifts at a Colville …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 6 a.m.
It was an unremarkable first swing of the season. Driver on No. 1 at the Coeur d’Alene Golf Club on a chilly April day that found the right-center of the …
Fri., April 28, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
British Columbia’s government has appealed a provincial court ruling recognizing the right of a Colville Tribes’ member to hunt on ancestral lands in Canada.
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 11:05 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol has released the names of a school bus driver and a semitruck driver involved in a collision Friday morning near Colville.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
TACOMA – Dalton Young had mixed emotions Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
TACOMA – TJ Baun of Colville is back at Mat Classic XXIX a final time, looking to win again after falling heartbreakingly short last year.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:50 p.m.
Mt. Spokane junior Jake Howerton is going to have to get by wrestling in the postseason on essentially one good knee.