Close
MORE NEWS
Local Weather
Spokane, WA
5 PM
Mostly Sunny
43°
11 PM
Partly Cloudy
29°
5 AM
Partly Cloudy
27°
11 AM
Partly Cloudy
43°
Headlines

Updated 3:47 p.m. PST

  • Grid
  • List
Spokane County

Racial posts by Spokane Co. Prosecutor's wife scrutinized

Racial posts by Spokane Co. Prosecutor's wife scrutinizedOne of Lesley Haskell's posts said, "I do not trust muzlims no matter what." Another said, "Another victim of 'white guilt.'"
  • Spokane County
  • 22 hours, 6 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
  • 54 minutes ago
Nation

No one knew mummified woman was dead 5 years

No one knew mummified woman was dead 5 yearsWhat they found put to rest any questions about where Farrenkopf, 49, had been all those years.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Shoshone County

Shoshone Co. family creates watch group to fight crime

Shoshone Co. family creates watch group to fight crimeOne of the organizers is a sophomore in high school. He said that does not matter.
  • Shoshone County
  • 9 hours, 48 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
  • 59 minutes ago
Kootenai County

Coeur d'Alene Tribe hosting new summer Pow Wow

Coeur d'Alene Tribe hosting new summer Pow WowThe Couer d'Alene tribe announced Wednesday plans to hold a new pow wow in July, after the original Julyamsh Pow Wow was canceled in January.
  • Kootenai County
  • 1 hour, 46 minutes ago
Nation

Sheriff posts warrant on Facebook; man turns himself in

Sheriff posts warrant on Facebook; man turns himself in"Hey, it doesn't hurt to ask," sheriff's office says.
  • Nation
  • 20 hours, 8 minutes ago
Nation Now

World's oldest person celebrates 117th birthday

World's oldest person celebrates 117th birthdayHappy Birthday, Misao Okawa!
  • Nation Now
  • 5 hours, 6 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
  • 1 hour, 1 minute ago
Crime

Charges: Man uses Seahawks' names to get painkillers

Charges: Man uses Seahawks' names to get painkillersJeffory Leonard Mock Jr., of Spokane Valley, is facing 12 felony charges alleging he obtained controlled substances and prescription drugs by fraud.
  • Crime
  • 10 hours, 36 minutes ago
Northwest

Eagle couple escapes after roof catches fire

Eagle couple escapes after roof catches fireAn Eagle couple escaped unharmed after a fire destroyed their home Tuesday night.
  • Northwest
  • 2 hours, 22 minutes ago
Northwest

Republican lawmaker to withdraw daylight saving time bill

Republican lawmaker to withdraw daylight saving time billThe Republican lawmaker who put forward a bill intended to eliminate time changes in Idaho due to daylight saving time says he'll withdraw the plan because it's against federal law.
  • Northwest
  • 2 hours, 28 minutes ago
Nation

Top 10 metro areas with biggest weight problems

Top 10 metro areas with biggest weight problems10. New Orleans, LA
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Nation

Report: Va. teen believed to have helped man join ISIS

Report: Va. teen believed to have helped man join ISISThe FBI arrests a 17-year-old student after staking out his Northern Virginia townhouse.
  • Nation
  • 5 hours, 18 minutes ago
MLB

Russell Wilson to be in Rangers camp March 28

Russell Wilson to be in Rangers camp March 28Two-time Super Bowl quarterback Russell Wilson is set for his second appearance at spring training with the Texas Rangers.
  • MLB
  • 2 hours, 35 minutes ago
Northwest

Idaho House panel introduces teacher pay bill

Idaho House panel introduces teacher pay billAn Idaho House committee has ushered in a roughly $215 million plan to boost teacher pay over the next five years with the hope of attracting and retaining the state's instructors.
  • Northwest
  • 5 hours, 29 minutes ago
Northwest

Seattle PD now posting body camera video online

Seattle PD now posting body camera video onlineThe challenge with the Seattle Police Department YouTube page is to balance transparency and privacy.
  • Northwest
  • 6 hours, 13 minutes ago
Northwest

Bertha is in position for repairs

Bertha is in position for repairsState transportation officials say the broken machine reached a stopping point inside the rescue pit late Tuesday, clearing the way for workers to start the disassembly process.
  • Northwest
  • 6 hours, 19 minutes ago
Crime

Maine Facebook killing suspect describes relationship with victim

Maine Facebook killing suspect describes relationship with victimA Main man accused of luring a 15-year-old girlt o her death via Facebook said the girl wanted a "serious relationship with him."
  • Crime
  • 6 hours, 45 minutes ago
Nation

5th graders want anti-bullying video to spread message

5th graders want anti-bullying video to spread messageDan Cuoco noticed a problem in his classroom, a problem that probably exists in most classrooms around Colorado. The fifth grade teachers says his students were not engaged in overt bullying, but they were doing something else.
  • Nation
  • 7 hours, 20 minutes ago
Weather

Katie's local forecast

Katie's local forecastThis morning looks cold but beautiful. Once again very chilly temps. in the teens start our day. Possible slick spots.
  • Weather
  • 7 hours, 40 minutes ago
Nation

Teen riots have Nevada Sheriff calling for changes

Teen riots have Nevada Sheriff calling for changesA riot at a juvenile rehabilitation center in rural western Nevada has put a neighboring town "at its wits' end" following the latest in a series of violent uprisings, the local sheriff said, even as school officials insist everything is back to normal.
  • Nation
  • 7 hours, 43 minutes ago
Spokane County

Spokane Co. Prosecutor apologizes for wife's racial posts

Spokane Co. Prosecutor apologizes for wife's racial postsLarry Haskell is apologizing for his wife's comments made on an online message board. He said his wife's comments do not reflect his views, or the views of his office.
  • Spokane County
  • 7 hours, 56 minutes ago
Hockey

Helewka scores hat trick as Chiefs stomp Giants

Helewka scores hat trick as Chiefs stomp GiantsThe win marked Spokane's fourth straight and pushed them nine points ahead of Tri-City for the first wild card spot.
  • Hockey
  • 17 hours, 15 minutes ago
In Your Area
    Nation Now