KREM's Jeremy LaGoo has the forecast for Spokane, Eastern Washington, and North Idaho for Thursday, July 22, 2021.
Updated: 9:05 AM PDT July 22, 2021
The fire burning in Athol shut down Silverwood Theme Park for the day on Friday.
Published: 11:16 PM PDT July 23, 2021
Top headlines from the Inland Northwest on July 23, 2021 at 11 p.m.
Published: 11:14 PM PDT July 23, 2021
Kootenai County Sheriff's Lt. Ryan Higgins said Silverwood was asked to shut down and they are working to evacuate.
Published: 8:40 PM PDT July 23, 2021
The Latah Creek Golf Course reduced its water footprint by 60%, they said. They have new ways to keep their greens green without excessive hydration.
Published: 5:50 PM PDT July 23, 2021
Boaters should use caution and stay close to shore allowing fire planes using Pend Orielle river as runway to pick up water
Published: 7/23/2021 5:23:17 PM
The theme park had to be evacuated due to a fire burning nearby in Athol.
Published: 5:19 PM PDT July 23, 2021
A wildland fire is rapidly spreading near Silverwood Theme Park in Athol. It started near the intersection of Brunner Road and Neighborhood Court.
Published: 4:49 PM PDT July 23, 2021
The Northrup Fire is burning approximately 150-200 acres, according to the Department of Natural Resources.
Published: 11:14 PM PDT July 22, 2021
Top stories from the Inland Northwest on July 22, 2021 at 11 p.m.
Published: 11:12 PM PDT July 22, 2021
Haystack Heights Cohousing is home to about 80 community members in East Central Spokane.
Published: 7:41 PM PDT July 22, 2021
There are 15 large wildfires currently burning in Washington and Oregon.
Published: 6:38 PM PDT July 22, 2021
The Bull Trout is an endangered species of Char that calls Trestle Creek home, but the danger doesn't only come from the flames.
Published: 6:30 PM PDT July 22, 2021
While the dry and dangerous conditions still exist, the hiking area will be open.
Published: 9:01 PM PDT July 23, 2021
Horseshoe lake road
Published: 7/22/2021 11:56:11 AM
Published: 7/22/2021 11:56:55 AM
A shelter has been set up at the Wellpinit High School for those who need to evacuate.
Published: 8:41 PM PDT July 21, 2021
Learn about the new statewide tenant protections, how to get rental assistance and what to do going forward.
Published: 11:13 PM PDT July 21, 2021
Spokane is seeing some of the highest rent increases in the nation. Spokane's average rent has gone up 31%.
Published: 6:03 PM PDT July 19, 2021
According to Redfin, 86.7% of homes that agents made bids on in May faced some sort of competition.
Published: 6:24 PM PDT July 12, 2021
According to Redfin, 86.7% of homes that its agents submitted bids on had multiple offers made for the home.
Published: 6:19 PM PDT July 12, 2021
KREM2's Boomtown series takes a closer look at growth in the Inland Northwest. For the first time in over a year landlords are able to raise rents.
Published: 7:16 AM PDT July 12, 2021
North Spokane, along Highway 395, and Eagle Ridge are areas where Avista is seeing the most growth in power usage.
Published: 5:45 PM PDT July 2, 2021
Visitations so far in 2021 have increased nearly 14% compared to 2020.
Published: 6:21 PM PDT July 1, 2021
The plan determined the city needs nearly 6,660 new housing units to support its population growth over the next 16 years.
Published: 6:03 PM PDT June 14, 2021
Selkirk Pharma will make injectable drugs like vaccines for contract clients, hire up to 300 workers.
Published: 6:52 PM PDT June 8, 2021
While on-ramp meters have been a polarizing topic so far, the Washington State Department of Transportation says it has observed smoother merges with the meters.
Published: 6:40 PM PDT June 7, 2021
The five-year revitalization process is wrapping up as the Spokane Parks and Recreation unveils the North Bank of Riverfront Park on Friday.
Published: 6:52 PM PDT May 21, 2021
Just 3% of unvaccinated Americans say they definitely will get the shots, though another 16% say they probably will.
Published: 2:03 PM PDT July 23, 2021
White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Jeff Zients said the coronavirus is the biggest threat to unvaccinated Americans.
Published: 8:27 AM PDT July 22, 2021
Dr. Anthony Fauci addresses the coronavirus pandemic during the White House COVID-19 Response Team briefing on July 22, 2021.
Published: 8:19 AM PDT July 22, 2021
CDC Director addresses COVID pandemic impact across the United States on July 22, 2021.
Published: 8:14 AM PDT July 22, 2021
WSU announced in late April that all students and staff will be required to get vaccinated for COVID-19 for the fall 2021 semester.
Published: 4:07 PM PDT July 21, 2021
While the CDC announced that 83% of COVID-19 cases in the country have been caused by the Delta variant, we aren't seeing the same rate locally.
Published: 7:26 PM PDT July 20, 2021
Dr. Fauci addresses how the COVID delta variant is spreading across the globe and the United States. He highlights the importance of the COVID vaccines.
Published: 8:18 AM PDT July 16, 2021
CDC Director addresses the pockets of unvaccinated and how it's increasing transmission risks.
Published: 8:15 AM PDT July 16, 2021
Dr. Vivek Murthy, the US Surgeon General, addressed his advisory against coronavirus and coronavirus vaccines misinformation.
Published: 8:31 AM PDT July 16, 2021
As of Monday, the Department of Health reports almost 8 million doses of the vaccine have been given out.
Published: 9:04 AM PDT July 14, 2021
Pfizer says it is about to seek U.S. authorization for a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine, but U.S. health officials say a booster isn't needed yet.
Published: 1:07 PM PDT July 11, 2021
The Shock hopes to sell all 10,000 tickets for the game on Saturday. There won't be spacing between fans or mask requirements.
Published: 5:25 AM PDT July 9, 2021
A look at five of the biggest moments of the Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremony.
Published: 7:44 PM PDT July 23, 2021
Saturday marks the 1st full day of competition at the Tokyo Olympics. The pool is open, the surf is up and 3 new sports debut. Here's the Tokyo Preview for July 24.
Published: 11:40 AM PDT July 23, 2021
A look back at how Tokyo was awarded the Olympics, why it was postponed and where we are now.
Published: 2:40 PM PDT June 15, 2021
These U.S. athletes all boast career Olympic medals in double digits.
Published: 10:35 PM PDT June 8, 2021
You know those Olympic gold medals? They aren't solid gold and, in Tokyo, they're made from something you use every day.
Published: 4:35 PM PDT June 4, 2021
Do you know how many countries don't have as many Olympic medals as Michael Phelps?
Published: 4:33 PM PDT June 4, 2021
What do the rings and the flag signify? Why did a rower stop in the middle of his race? Here is some obscure Olympics trivia.
Published: 5:28 PM PDT July 21, 2021
The crew aboard New Shepherd talk about their trip to the edge of space after a successful launch for Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin Tuesday.
Published: 1:41 PM PDT July 20, 2021
In 2019 Oregon became the first in the nation to pass statewide rent control, they are the only state that has it.
Published: 11:19 PM PDT July 15, 2021
There are three main reasons for the discrepancy between the two states: smaller community, newer buildings and environment.
Published: 7:12 PM PDT July 9, 2021
The law bans retailers from using single-use plastic bags. It would have started January 1st, but the governor put it on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Published: 7:39 AM PDT June 11, 2021
Public health officials said maybe, but that you can make sure your records are recorded in Washington’s data.
Published: 8:31 AM PDT June 8, 2021
Last year, antibody tests got a lot of attention, as people wanted to figure out if they’d had COVID-19 and whether or not they were protected from the virus.
Published: 2:02 PM PDT June 7, 2021
President Joe Biden has released his proposed budget and the omission of federal student loan debt forgiveness has caught many people's attention.
Published: 7:30 AM PDT June 7, 2021
Several TikTok videos claim the lumber shortage was created to boost profits in the lumber industry.
Published: 10:37 AM PDT June 7, 2021
Several viewers have reached out to the KREM to Verify Team to ask whether people would be required to prove that they’re vaccinated.
Published: 9:47 AM PDT May 21, 2021
Experts say they are hopeful the country will reach that milestone soon as the current count is getting close to the low.
Published: 7:58 AM PDT May 13, 2021
VERIFY investigator Gabe Cohen explains whether or not the COVID vaccine doses for kids are the same as the shots adults are getting.
Published: 12:18 PM PDT May 7, 2021
KREM's Mark Hanrahan verifies the question of the effectiveness of the vaccine by KREM viewer.
Published: 7:59 PM PDT April 30, 2021
The Yeezys are the most expensive pair of sneakers ever sold at auction after being purchased in a private sale for $1.8 million.
Published: 1:03 PM PDT April 30, 2021
The City of Spokane, Spokane Public Schools and Park representatives were interrupted by protestors urging the leaders to not demolish the iconic dog park.
Published: 11:49 PM PDT July 20, 2021
Before you can vote in Washington state, you must register. Registration can be done several ways: Online, by mail or in person.
Published: 7:12 PM PDT July 20, 2021
The American Rescue Plan was a windfall for local governments; now they'll seek public feedback to figure out how to spend it.
Published: 7:35 PM PDT July 19, 2021