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There were reasons for long backup
Some people, including many who sat in the backup for hours, were left wondering why it took authorities more than 10 hours Monday to reopen southbound Interstate 5 near DuPont after a fiery wreck that left a man dead.
Spokane Council Expands Sidewalk Sit-Lie Ordinance
The Spokane City Council passed an ordinance Monday night that expands the law that makes it illegal to sit or lie on downtown sidewalks during business hours.
ALL Toys For Tots Orders Ready For Pickup
UPDATE: Online Orders: 1-900 are ready for pickup. For those of you who ordered by phone: Orders 1-3,500 are now ready for pickup.
Six US Troops Killed In Afghan Air Crash
KHQ.COM - Six members of the U.S.-led NATO International Security Assistance Force service were killed in an aircraft crash in southern Afghanistan Tuesday, officials said.
Spokane City Council Has Last Session Of The Year
SPOKANE, Wash.- A packed house at Spokane City Hall Friday night. Its the last City Council meeting of the year and members voted on two big ordinances, Independent Oversight and the Sit and Lying Down Ordinance.
Fatal, fiery crash on southbound I-5 near DuPont
The Washington State Patrol says one person has been killed in a fiery crash that blocked the southbound lanes of Interstate 5 south of Tacoma near DuPont.
Family, friends work to remodel home after Lacey teen's car crash
On Oct. 12, Skylar Seward was one of seven local teens injured in a one-car crash after the driver veered off Interstate 5 in DuPont.
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DuPont issues temporary occupancy permit for Amazon distribution center
The City of DuPont has issued Amazon.com a temporary occupancy permit for its new one-million-square-foot fulfillment center on a 92-acre site in the South Pierce County city.
Fire, police officials get retire-rehire deals
Hired under a contract without some of the typical employee benefits, Webb's arrangement at the end of 2009 allowed him to draw more than $100,000 in annual pension payments while also earning up to $90,000 in yearly pay.