- Guard Nigel Williams-Goss transferring to Gonzaga Updated: May-06-15 8:06 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Former Washington starting point guard Nigel Williams-Goss will transfer to Gonzaga and be eligible for the 2016-17 season when the series between the Huskies and Bulldogs is scheduled to resume.
- Records: Idaho man acknowledged killing police officer Updated: May-06-15 7:26 pm
BOISE, Idaho - An Idaho man told investigators he used a 9mm Glock handgun hidden in his coat pocket to shoot and kill a police officer because he feared the officer would find the weapon, according to court documents released Wednesday.
- 8 women, 1 man arrested in sting at Idaho casino Updated: May-06-15 12:31 pm
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - Eight women and one man were arrested during a two-night law enforcement operation targeting prostitution at the Coeur d'Alene Casino.
- Former Pasco cop pleads innocent to rape Updated: May-05-15 6:07 pm
PASCO, Washington - A former Pasco police officer has pleaded innocent in Franklin County Superior Court to charges he raped a woman at his Pasco home in November.
- Spokane County Jail inmate found dead, sheet around neck Updated: May-04-15 10:41 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - A Spokane County sheriff's spokesman says an inmate has been found dead in his county jail cell with a sheet around his neck.
- Washington State moving ahead with medical school Updated: May-04-15 5:52 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Washington State University is moving ahead with plans to launch its own medical school in Spokane, President Elson Floyd said Monday.
- Sunny weather attracts crowd to Spokane Bloomsday race Updated: May-03-15 6:28 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Sunny skies attracted a crowd of people to participate in Spokane's 39th annual Bloomsday run.
- Federal officials say leaking oil train had flawed valves Updated: May-02-15 4:22 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Federal investigators say a leaking oil train that hauled crude oil from North Dakota to Washington in January had tank cars with faulty valves, which also are installed on thousands of tank cars nationwide.
- Wolf killed by vehicle in western Washington Updated: Apr-30-15 3:56 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - A wolf that was struck and killed by a vehicle in western Washington this week may provide the first verification that the animals have crossed the Cascade Range, an official for the state Department of Fish and Wildlife said Thursday.
- Second measles case diagnosed in Spokane Updated: Apr-30-15 7:32 am
SPOKANE, Washington - Spokane county health officials are dealing with a second confirmed case of measles, both involving unvaccinated patients.
- FBI says man who fled RI child molestation charges arrested Updated: Apr-29-15 7:36 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A man has been arrested in Washington state more than a decade after he fled Rhode Island charges accusing him of sexually molesting three young girls.
- Report: Protecting sage grouse could hurt military Updated: Apr-29-15 6:21 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Efforts to protect the greater sage grouse under the federal Endangered Species Act could hurt training operations at numerous U.S. military facilities in the West, according to a new report by the Army.
- Low snow pack may be a win for some outdoor enthusiasts Updated: Apr-26-15 4:34 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - The low winter snow pack may have positive consequences for outdoor enthusiasts, as river rafters get to see some new territory this spring thanks to lower river flows.
- Man pleads guilty to 2011 Spokane murder Updated: Apr-22-15 11:31 am
SPOKANE, Washington - A 28-year-old man has pleaded guilty to killing a 48-year-old woman in 2011 days after he was released from federal prison on unrelated child sex charges.
- Willie Nelson becomes latest celebrity in marijuana business Updated: Apr-20-15 3:47 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Country music star Willie Nelson announced plans Monday to roll out his own brand of marijuana, capitalizing on his association with pot and the unofficial stoner holiday, 4/20.
- Spokane diocese reinstates priest; abuse claims rejected Updated: Apr-19-15 7:01 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - The former director of Morning Star Boys' Ranch was reinstated as a Catholic priest last week after an internal review found sex abuse claims could not be substantiated.
- $8 million awarded to family of inmate who died in custody Updated: Apr-18-15 4:07 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - A Spokane County jury has award $8 million to the family of an inmate who died at the Airway Heights Corrections Center after a diabetic episode.
- 8 groups plan to apply to open Washington charter schools Updated: Apr-17-15 8:35 pm
SEATTLE - Eight groups have informed the statewide Charter School Commission they plan to apply to open charter schools in fall 2016 or later. Their complete applications are due on May 15. The commission will interview the applicants this summer and vote in August.
- Dog survives for 2 days in van wreckage after deadly crash Updated: Apr-16-15 4:43 pm
RATHDRUM, Idaho - A pet Chihuahua survived for two days in the wreckage of a van after a crash with a semi-truck in Idaho killed its owner.
- Northwest lawmakers seek talks on river treaty with Canada Updated: Apr-15-15 3:29 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - The entire congressional delegation from Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana is demanding that the Obama administration begin negotiations with Canada to update a landmark treaty that governs the operation of dams on North America's fourth-largest river.
- Washington state school district gets tough about vaccines Updated: Apr-13-15 9:01 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Spokane school district officials on Monday removed from class 143 students who could not prove they had legally required vaccinations.
- All-day kindergarten, smaller classes challenge for schools Updated: Apr-12-15 1:19 pm
DES MOINES, Washington - When the Highline School District decided to give its kindergarten students a full day of learning - a few years ahead of a state requirement - they had to get creative to find places for the 5-year-olds to learn their ABCs.
- Hunters often overlook hearing protection Updated: Apr-11-15 1:37 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - While most shooters would never walk onto an active gun range without ear plugs or muffs in place, hunters who use firearms tend to neglect precautions to protect their hearing.
- Florist in gay rights storm: 'I'm a little grain of sand' Updated: Apr-11-15 12:04 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - The 70-year-old grandmother who owns a flower shop in Washington state and became a national figure for refusing to provide flowers for a same-sex wedding says she was surprised her actions gained such notoriety and had often done business with the gay couple, whom she considered friends.
- Man accused of hiding spy camera in ex-girlfriend's bedroom Updated: Apr-10-15 9:16 am
SPOKANE, Washington - A 41-year-old Cheney, Washington, is accused of entering his ex-girlfriend's home and secretly installing a wireless camera in her bedroom to spy on her.