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Thursday, October 17, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Apollo is a very sweet, loving boy with lots of energy, the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service said in a news release.

News >  Spokane

EU: Brexit deal in sight but UK must still do more

EU officials are hoping a Brexit deal with Britain may be sketched out within hours, but negotiations have stretched into early Wednesday in the latest effort at producing an agreement in more than three years of false starts and sudden reversals
News >  Spokane

Last broadcast for KREM anchor Jane McCarthy

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 7:37 p.m.

KREM 2 evening anchor Jane McCarthy delivered the news in Spokane for the last time Tuesday. McCarthy, who had anchored with KREM since January 2010, is moving to Seattle to be closer to family.
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Woman helps nursing-home residents see the world without leaving home

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Jim Halsey, 83, has traveled to Japan and South Korea, through Europe and Central America. One recent day, he squatted in a narrow, wooden boat and watched as an elephant trudged through a swamp in Botswana. Halsey, who was an intellectual-property lawyer before he retired, didn’t have to leave his wheelchair at Powhatan Nursing Home in Falls Church to make the trip. He and several other residents at the retirement facility strapped on virtual-reality goggles and journeyed to the country in southern Africa, as well as to Antarctica.
News >  Spokane

Spokane police arrest man allegedly operating illegal wrecking yard in East Central

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019, 5:28 p.m.

Officers found Jan A. Katzenbogan was in possession of a stolen Harley Davidson motorcycle, doors from a stolen pickup and miscellaneous parts from a stolen Subaru Forester at an address on the 700 block of North Altamont Street, according to a new release. Police also recovered five firearms, which were unlawful for Katzenbogan to own as a convicted felon.