Stories tagged: knives
UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019
Store manager David Cannon at first didn’t think much of the 22-year-old man with a hoodie who walked into Country Homes Power in Spokane Valley and brandished a knife on …
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018
After chasing a man with a baseball bat, Spokane Valley deputies seized his swords and throwing stars, sheriff’s office says
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday that deputies seized a rifle, ammunition, methamphetamine and a large collection of swords, knives and throwing stars from a Spokane Valley apartment belonging …
Mon., June 26, 2017
It comes in a sheath and at a glance appears to be a survival knife. But the Ultimate Tool is more at home in the garden than the woods.
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017
A Washington state woman has been charged with assault after prosecutors say she threw knives at two children who lived across the hall from her in a Lakewood apartment complex.
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016
Opinel made its first knife in 1890, and since that date the French company has produced untold millions of its iconic wood-handle blades. This year, the classic look gives ways …
Tue., April 19, 2016
Steve Schmauch guarantees all of his work through his Sharp Stuff knife-sharpening service on Spokane’s South Hill.
Wed., March 25, 2015
BOISE – A proposal that would have allowed knives to be carried in schools and jails across Idaho appears dead. On a 9-8 vote Monday, the state House Judiciary Committee …
Sun., March 22, 2015
On a 25-10 vote, the Idaho Senate has endorsed legislation banning local government ordinances regulating the carrying or use of knives, despite an Idaho attorney general’s opinion that the measure …
Sun., Sept. 21, 2014
The train was on time, to the Swiss minute, as I boarded for a cross-country trip. It was 2010, and I was in Switzerland traveling between two powerhouses of the …
Sun., Jan. 19, 2014
LighterBro LLC is a small company in Santa Barbara, Calif. Its namesake product costs just $9.99 and offered surprising functionality in my test. It has a small “Japanese Katana”-inspired blade …
Thu., Sept. 19, 2013
Two teenage boys were arrested Tuesday after what law enforcement describes as a drug-fueled crime spree during which they assaulted one boy’s mother with a sword and planned to eat …
Tue., June 25, 2013
Coeur d’Alene school leaders hope to change a rigid discipline policy they say is too harsh on students who accidentally bring to school a pocketknife or something similar. Kids as …
Sun., April 14, 2013
In a dramatic policy change, the Federal Aviation Administration is still planning to allow small knives on commercial airplanes. Starting in late April, airline passengers can carry pocketknives with small …
Tue., July 10, 2012
A man was stabbed in his throat during a fight outside a bar today in east Spokane.
Wed., June 27, 2012
Police today arrested a convicted killer accused of trying to kill another man in a stabbing Monday night north of Coeur d’Alene.
Mon., June 25, 2012
A stretch of U.S. Highway 95 is closed in North Idaho tonight as police look for an armed assailant.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2012
Detectives believe a knife assault at the Spokane Valley Mall may have been planned by a group of teenagers, and they’re asking for witnesses with video to contact them.
Wed., Jan. 18, 2012
A man who police say was accidentally stabbed to death by his own knife Saturday has been identified as Rene Chico Salas, 52.
Mon., Nov. 14, 2011
A man armed with a knife robbed a north Spokane convenience store on Sunday.
Sun., Oct. 23, 2011
Buck Knives’ roots trace back to 1902, when 13-year-old blacksmith apprentice Hoyt Buck developed a method of heat-treating steel so that hoes and other tools would hold their edges better. …
Sat., Aug. 6, 2011
A man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Airway Heights told police he was “on fire and ready to go” after his girlfriend said she’d been raped by the …
Thu., Aug. 4, 2011
A fight over sexual assault allegations led to the arrest of a couple on kidnapping and attempted murder charges in Airway Heights early today, police said.
Mon., July 25, 2011
Spokane police are investigating two stabbings that left victims with minor injuries and officers with little information on suspects.
Sun., July 3, 2011
With the subtle pull of a single finger, the FlashPoint knife flicks open to reveal its stout and serrated three-inch blade. Unlike pocketknives of yore, which could sometimes bend a …
Tue., June 21, 2011
An anonymous tip led police to a man with critical stab wounds in a bathtub inside a north Spokane home this morning.
Fri., May 27, 2011
Three men were stabbed after officers broke up a fight in a parking lot in downtown Spokane Thursday, police said today
Wed., Feb. 9, 2011
A man stabbed his brother in an argument over family property Tuesday night in Spokane Valley, police said today.
Sat., Jan. 22, 2011
The police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a domestic violence suspect Sunday have been identified as Officer Chris McMurtrey and Sgt. Dave Overhoff. McMurtrey, 31, has been with …
Tue., Dec. 28, 2010
A Spokane man stabbed during a domestic dispute early today is improving at a hospital.
Thu., Dec. 2, 2010
A man involved in a stolen property investigation threatened a SWAT team with a large knife on Wednesday, the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said today.