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Kootenai County

Policy change allows Kootenai Co. female inmate workers

Policy change allows Kootenai Co. female inmate workersFemales at the Kootenai County Jail will now be allowed to take care of chores around the jail.
  • Kootenai County
  • 5 hours, 57 minutes ago
Nation

Syracuse Univ. frat members charged after pledge suffers frostbite

Syracuse Univ. frat members charged after pledge suffers frostbitePolice have charged two Syracuse University fraternity members for an outdoor hazing stunt that could cost a pledge four of his fingers due to frostbite.
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 31 minutes ago
Money

Study looks at millionaires-in-the-making: Are you one?

Study looks at millionaires-in-the-making: Are you one?Millionaires-in-the-making include more women and minorities than today's millionaires.
  • Money
  • 3 hours, 29 minutes ago
Kootenai County

N. Idaho man caught stuffing Walmart photos into sweatpants

N. Idaho man caught stuffing Walmart photos into sweatpantsEdward Castleton said he did not think the need to take the packages was abnormal.
  • Kootenai County
  • 15 hours, 24 minutes ago
World

N. Korea: U.S. ambassador attack 'just punishment'

N. Korea: U.S. ambassador attack 'just punishment'Mark Lippert was slashed in the face early Thursday while speaking at a breakfast forum in Seoul.
  • World
  • 3 hours, 3 minutes ago
Spokane County

DOE deems 22 Washington railroad crossings unsafe

DOE deems 22 Washington railroad crossings unsafeThe Department of Ecology and the UTC recently released a report of thousands of railroad crossings that are unsafe in WA.
  • Spokane County
  • 18 hours, 56 minutes ago
Nation

Man confesses to killing, brings body to lawyer's office

Man confesses to killing, brings body to lawyer's officeAttorney says man will not be arrested after claim of self defense.
  • Nation
  • 6 hours, 5 minutes ago
Northwest

Dads petition Amazon for name change

Dads petition Amazon for name changeThe name of an Amazon service is not sitting well with some dads.
  • Northwest
  • 3 hours, 22 minutes ago
Okanogan County

Winthrop greets tourists for first time since wildfires

Winthrop greets tourists for first time since wildfiresTourist season begins on Friday for some of the areas impacted by the Carlton Complex wildfire.
  • Okanogan County
  • 16 hours, 39 minutes ago
Business

Ringling Bros. eliminating elephant acts

Ringling Bros. eliminating elephant actsThe Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is ending its iconic elephant acts.
  • Business
  • 3 hours, 32 minutes ago
Weather

Katie's local forecast

Katie's local forecastThis morning - mostly sunny with a few clouds overnight keeping us a little more insulated this morning--not as cold in the low 20s.
  • Weather
  • 3 hours, 44 minutes ago
Spokane County

City of Spokane installs signs to curb prostitution

City of Spokane installs signs to curb prostitutionThe City of Spokane added eight new signs on Wednesday around Sprague Ave. The goal is to curb prostitution and improve neighborhoods.
  • Spokane County
  • 18 hours, 13 minutes ago
Weather

Extra bugs expected with warm Inland Northwest weather

Extra bugs expected with warm Inland Northwest weatherThe warmer weather this Spring could also mean a lot more insects.
  • Weather
  • 18 hours, 14 minutes ago
Northwest

Hispanic group calls for new prosecutor in Pasco shooting

Hispanic group calls for new prosecutor in Pasco shootingThe Hispanic group Consejo Latino has called for a special prosecutor for the case of three Pasco officers who shot and killed a man who threw rocks at cars and police.
  • Northwest
  • 4 hours, 18 minutes ago
Northwest

Crossbow killed Wash. man at Olympic National Park

Crossbow killed Wash. man at Olympic National ParkAuthorities said a man found dead at a campground in Olympic National Park died from a wound caused by a crossbow.
  • Northwest
  • 4 hours, 30 minutes ago
Northwest

73-year-old man missing in Auburn

73-year-old man missing in AuburnAuburn police are searching for a missing 73-year-old man who walked away from his Auburn home and hasn't been seen since.
  • Northwest
  • 13 hours ago
Northwest

First Idaho Day celebrated at state Capitol

First Idaho Day celebrated at state CapitolToday is the first annual celebration of Idaho Day.
  • Northwest
  • 15 hours, 16 minutes ago
Tech

CEOs push for more computer courses in schools

CEOs push for more computer courses in schoolsThe only class Madison Olsen enjoys at Cascade High School is her fifth period course in advanced computer science.
  • Tech
  • 14 hours, 30 minutes ago
Gonzaga Bulldogs

Two seed and extra travel the result of Zags' late loss

Two seed and extra travel the result of Zags' late lossWith their loss to BYU, Gonzaga is no longer projected to get a one seed or end up in the West Region.
  • Gonzaga Bulldogs
  • 15 hours, 21 minutes ago
Tech

Electric car charging stations hard to find in Spokane

Electric car charging stations hard to find in SpokaneElectric car drivers said it is a challenge to keep their cars charged around the city and country.
  • Tech
  • 17 hours, 16 minutes ago
Health

Whooping cough sweeps into Moses Lake schools

Whooping cough sweeps into Moses Lake schoolsThe Grant County Health District are investigating five confirmed cases of the whooping cough (pertussis) in Moses Lake schools.
  • Health
  • 17 hours, 14 minutes ago
Grant County

Lawsuit: 100,000 Moses Lake chickens died when alarm failed

Lawsuit: 100,000 Moses Lake chickens died when alarm failedThe suit says a circuit breaker tripped on May 10, 2013, halting ventilation fans.
  • Grant County
  • 19 hours, 28 minutes ago
Money

Critics rap payday lenders' attempt to change Washington law

Critics rap payday lenders' attempt to change Washington lawhe proposal has drawn bipartisan support and passed committees in both legislative chambers. Backers say it would help the lending business and give people access to more affordable short-term credit.
  • Money
  • 19 hours, 33 minutes ago
Politics

Washington House votes to retake tuition-setting power

Washington House votes to retake tuition-setting powerhe House bill now headed for the Senate would take effect this year.
  • Politics
  • 19 hours, 35 minutes ago
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