Stories tagged: Death
Mon., June 10, 2019, 7:49 a.m.
The family of an Idaho woman who died after her hair got caught in machinery at a seed plant has taken a lawsuit back to the state Supreme Court after …
Mon., June 3, 2019, 8:52 p.m.
A motorcycle rider died Sunday night when he collided with a vehicle in north Spokane, according to police.
UPDATED: Fri., May 24, 2019, 3:40 p.m.
A young woman whose body was pulled from the Spokane River downtown early Tuesday morning was reported missing earlier this week by friends and family.
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Human composting to become legal next year.
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 6:50 p.m.
Avista Utilities workers pulled a body from the Spokane River early Tuesday morning.
Tue., May 21, 2019, 5 a.m.
A process that used to take several weeks is now taking several months, due to a backlog of needed blood tests at the state’s lone laboratory in Seattle. While the …
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 9:31 p.m.
Thu., April 25, 2019, 6:29 p.m.
Spokane County Medical Examiners identified a man who collapsed and died at Riverfront Park on Tuesday as Jeffrey D. Sausser, 47.
Fri., April 19, 2019, 4:03 p.m.
A man died earlier this week in a Lewiston hospital from injuries received after being attacked with a baseball bat last week.
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 9:29 p.m.
Deputies make arrest in suspicious death investigation involving woman found dead inside Spokane Valley apartment complex
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a man on charges of allegedly murdering his girlfriend. He reportedly barricaded himself inside an apartment and refused to leave. Her body was discovered …
Thu., March 14, 2019, 8:42 a.m.
The reputed boss of New York’s Gambino crime family was gunned down outside his home, dying a virtual unknown compared with his swaggering 1980s-era predecessor, the custom-tailored tabloid regular John …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
The parents of an American college student who died following months of detention in North Korea rebuked President Donald Trump on Friday, saying Kim Jong Un “and his evil regime” …
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
A woman died in a house fire near Soap Lake early Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 4:21 p.m.
Longtime Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man standing along an interstate late Wednesday night as he tried to avoid hitting the man’s disabled vehicle, police say.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:24 p.m.
Tony Foulds has a routine when he visits the memorial for 10 American airmen – one of whom was from Idaho Falls –killed in World War II.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:13 p.m.
A second trial date for a 28-year-old Orofino man charged in connection with the death of his 1-month-old daughter has been set for June 10.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 4:44 p.m.
A 2-year-old boy died in a house fire in Sandpoint early Saturday morning.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 3:57 p.m.
The U.S. cancer death rate has hit a milestone: It’s been falling for at least 25 years, according to a new report.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 4:34 p.m.
A U.S. military spokesman confirms that an American airstrike killed an al-Qaida operative accused of involvement in the attack nearly two decades ago on the USS Cole that killed 17 …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 9:31 p.m.
Records reveal Russian asylum-seeker who died in Tacoma claimed to be a shaman fleeing prison torture
Records obtained through the Freedom of Immigration Act reveal new details about a man who died after trying to hang himself in the Northwest Detention Center. A source of mystery …
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 3:54 p.m.
A 21-year-old U.S. soldier is accused of flying to Indianapolis from Colorado to kill his estranged wife, then dumping her body in a trash bin and fleeing to Thailand.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 2:27 p.m.
Two former Spokane Valley fire captains died in December. In both cases, long-term exposure to toxins may be to blame.
For the second time in less than a week, the Spokane Valley Fire Department has announced the death of a former fire captain, and again, work-related exposure to toxins is …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 30, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Officers found Richard White’s body facedown on the floor of his kitchen, with a pool of blood under his torso. His housemate “either truly believed, or acted like, he did …
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
For most of her life, Trudi Lee Clark wondered what happened to her sister, Janice Marie Hannigan. Lee Clark, whose search for her missing sister intensified after her parents passed …
Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 5:32 p.m.
The growing interest in the topic is seen in death cafes, death doulas, the “death positive” movement, hospice work and even the End-of-Life University. There are special decks of cards …
Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 2:15 p.m.
An 8-year-old boy from Guatemala died in government custody in New Mexico early Tuesday, U.S. immigration authorities said, marking the second death of an immigrant child in detention this month.
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 3:09 p.m.
A federal judge in Washington awarded $500 million in damages to the family of Otto Warmbier, an Ohio student who died after being detained in North Korea for more than …
Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 12:02 p.m.
Owen Williams and his wife befriended their octogenarian neighbor, Ken Watson, when they moved into their home in Wales three years ago. Watson became a grandfather figure to their daughter. …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 17, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Kootenai County sheriff’s deputies discovered a body Monday morning in a wooded area near the Walmart in Hayden.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
In back-to-back votes against Saudi Arabia, the Senate delivered an unusual rebuke of President Donald Trump’s response to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and signaled new skepticism from Capitol …