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Olajuwon Fined $5,000 For Elbowing Schrempf

Hakeem Olajuwon took the news calmly and had little to say Wednesday after he was fined $5,000 by the NBA for elbowing Seattle’s Detlef Schrempf in the back of the …


A Grim Deathbed Account Beating Victim’s Dying Words Lead To Likely Murder Charges

Telisha Shaver was killed after she walked into an assault on her sister and a friend in a Valley home.


Unruly Teen Leads To Teachers Strike Threat

A strike threat by teachers forced a special deal to be made Thursday for teaching a disruptive 13-year-old boy. Richard Wilding had been expelled from Glaisdale School in Nottingham after …


Three Boys Booked For Beating Baby

Three boys were booked Tuesday for investigation of attempted murder in the beating of a month-old infant during the theft of a Big Wheel tricycle from a home in their …


Focusing On The Real Problem

Think for a second. Did you blink when you read the headline “Moses Lake student shoots and kills teacher and two peers?” In an age jammed with juvenile crime, many …


Ngor Refused To Give Killers A Picture Of Wife

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Guns Kill More Kids Than Ever Firearms Second-Leading Cause Of Death Among Children 10-19

Gunfire is the second-leading cause of death among Americans aged 10-19, the Children’s Defense Fund said Monday. And firearm deaths are increasing faster among youth than any other age group. …


Salvi Guilty Of Murder In Abortion Clinic Killings

Jurors on Monday found John C. Salvi III guilty of murdering two women and wounding five others in a rampage at two abortion clinics. Salvi was sentenced to two consecutive …


Under The Gun In Separate Shooting Incidents, Neighboring Homes Hit With Gunfire That Easily Could Have Been Fatal

1. Duct tape covers bullet holes in a window of a home on North Lillian Road that was shot up Monday. Photo by Steve Thompson/The Spokesman-Review 2. Left, children in …


Witnesses Describe Abortion Clinic Killings

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Jury Seated In Abortion Clinic Slayings

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Waitress, Manager Both Known For Likable Style Slain Woman Juggled Job, Adult Children, Commuted From Coeur D’Alene

Marie Van Slate was a bubbly, caring waitress who would tease customers about eating greasy french fries. “If you want to use the term ‘model employee,’ that was Marie,” said …


Ridpath Gunman Kills Hotel Worker, Himself Elderly Patron Passes Out Cash, Then Opens Fire

1. Emergency workers attend to Ronald MacDonald, a Ridpath manager who was wounded in Tuesday’s shootings in the lobby of the downtown Spokane hotel. Photo by Christopher Anderson/The Spokesman-Review 2. …


2 Deadly Shootings In 5 Days Catch Region In Cross Fire Few Clues Before People Become Killers; Residents Left Frightened, Wondering

Spectators gather outside the Ridpath after Tuesday’s shootings. Photo by Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review


Angry Outbursts Punctuated Life Of Quiet Eccentricity

Emergency medical workers rush to the aid of victims in Tuesday’s shootings at the Ridpath Hotel. Photo by Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review


Boy Describes Classroom Scene

Jon Lane shoved aside the barrel of the high-powered rifle and slammed the 14-year-old gunman against the classroom wall. He held the teenager there while a classroom full of terrified …


Family, Friends Remember, Grieve For Lost Children

The suddenness of the Moses Lake school shooting started to hit home on Saturday. One moment the children were peacefully studying in class, said the Rev. Kevan Smith of Immanuel …


Teenager May Be Tried As An Adult

Grant County Prosecutor John Knodell said he will file three counts of first-degree murder against Barry Loukaitas on Monday and possibly a charge of first-degree assault in connection with the …


Tragedy Draws Town Together Stunned Residents Cling To One Another After School Slayings

1. Family members gather at the home of shooting victim Manuel Vela on Saturday. “He was full of life,” said Domingo Martinez, Manuel’s uncle. Photo by Dan McComb/The Spokesman-Review 2. …


Police Fear War Of Cycle Clubs Hells Angels Member Accused In Shooting Which Left One Ghost Rider Member Dead

Tim Myers talks with his lawyer, Bevan Maxey, during a bond hearing Thursday. Photo by Dan McComb/The Spokesman-Review


Striking Dairy Worker Assaulted

A striking Broadview Dairy worker was assaulted Monday afternoon, allegedly by the friend of a replacement worker. “I was just minding my business and this guy jumped all over me,” …


Second Man Treated After Fight At Party

A second stabbing victim was being treated at Valley Hospital and Medical Center on Saturday after a fight at a party in the Spokane Valley injured three people late Friday. …


Teens Beaten By Youths

Two teens were beaten and robbed in Northeast Spokane Saturday afternoon by a gang of youths, at least one of whom was armed with a handgun. A 14-year-old boy and …


Security Guard Chases Theft Suspect

A department store security officer - aided by a customer who offered a ride - caught a woman accused of stealing clothes from the store last Thursday, said Sheriff’s Lt. …


State Pulls Plug On Use Of Armory For Brawl Card

A legal brawl was under way Wednesday after the state withdrew its approval for a no-holds-barred, pay-per-view “Extreme Fighting” competition scheduled for this weekend in an armory. A two-paragraph letter …


200 Attend Memorial Service For Girl Slain By L.A. Gang

Most of the 200 people who gathered Sunday for Stephanie Kuhen’s memorial service did not know the child who died in a spray of gunfire on a gang-infested street. They …


Paroled Killer Held In Shooting Of Child Girl Was Riding In Car Riddled With Bullets By Gang Members

Near the death scene, a street sign is filled with bullet holes. Photo by Associated Press


Three Teenagers Beat Up Man, 81, Outside Theater

Teenagers beat up an 81-year-old man while he sat on a downtown sidewalk Tuesday afternoon, Spokane police said. Witnesses said the victim was in front of the Fox Theater at …


Abortion Foe Sentenced For Arsons

A woman imprisoned for shooting a Kansas abortion doctor got an additional 20 years behind bars Friday for setting fires at six abortion clinics and damaging two others with acid. …