More local departments rolling out body cameras
It's been almost two weeks since Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, the incident raising many questions, among them would a body camera worn by the officer help clear up what transpired.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Parkinson's summit scheduled - Mon, 18 Aug 2014 PST
The Parkinson's Resource Center is having a daylong Parkinson's Power Summit focusing on education and empowerment that includes speakers and workshops Sept.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Health bulletin board - Tue, 12 Aug 2014 PST
Lama Chamtrul Rinpoche will present "Meditation Techniques to Alleviate Disturbing Emotions" on Friday, 6 p.m., Spokane Buddhist Church, 927 S. Perry St. "Transforming Suffering" will be presented Saturday, 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., and Sunday, 2 p.m., 2902 N. East Oval St. Donations are accepted for both events.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Mother: Devil told me to throw son down riverbank - Mon, 11 Aug 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A 25-year-old woman told a witness Saturday she threw her infant son down 50 feet of a river embankment because the devil told her to do it, according to court documents.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Airway Heights water balloon fight falls short of world record
Thousands of people in Airway Heights hoped to break a world record Saturday night for the largest water balloon fight.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
VA executive: Wait times can be fixed in 2 years
Deputy VA Secretary Sloan Gibson says the agency's scheduling problems and personnel investigations can be cleared up in two years.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Wildfire near Ellensburg grows to 6,400 acres
The Snag Canyon wildfire near Ellensburg has grown to 6,400 acres and is being fought by about 450 firefighters.
The Miami Herald
Rascal Flatts cancels 3 shows due to illness
From left: Mario Saavedra, Michael Saavedra and Antonio Balestena own Bullseye Powder Coating, which sand-blasts and coats metal surfaces such as car rims, fencing, patio furniture and more.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Cheney Free Press
It wasn't the usual call Earl Overlie might have gotten from wife, Bonnie, asking him to maybe pick up a few things at the store on his way home from a meeting he was attending.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Falling trees strike homes, block roads, cut power, injure driver - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Severe thunderstorms pounded the Inland Northwest Wednesday, toppling trees that crushed homes and cars and cutting power to more than 60,000 homes and businesses.