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9 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane
BREAKING NEWS: There's a water rescue happening right now in Spokane Valley in the area of Maringo Dr. & Farr.
Should all gun buyers receive a background check?
Should the government provide access to health care for everyone?
14 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane
Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office Confirms Identity and Cause of death of the man who was killed on December 15, 2013 on the 2500 Block of Garfield SPOKANE COUNTY, December 17, 2013 - The Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office has confirmed the identity and the cause of death of the man who was killed on December 15, 2013 on the 2500 Block ... (more)
14 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane
UPDATE: Six U.S. service members have been killed in Afghanistan, after a helicopter with engine trouble went down in the southern part of the country.
A member of the Spokane County Sheriff's K9 unit helped detain a wanted fugitive early Friday morning in South Herald.
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: On December 13th, 2013, Spokane County K-9 Deputy John Cook and his partner Ekko responded to the 2500 block of West Dean Avenue to assist SPD in locating a suspect actively violating a Domestic Violence Protection Order.
Over the past couple weeks, numerous residents of south Spokane County have had their mail stolen out of their mailboxes.
Local officials are preparing to sell $19 million in tax-exempt bonds to pay for construction of a plant that would be leased by Aviation Technical Services, which is based in Everett and has operations in Moses Lake.
When Dwaine Miller was 26 years old he began using a cane to help him walk. By his early 30s he was in a wheelchair.
The Spokane County commissioners last week accepted a $1.5 million grant from the state to rebuild Market from Farwell Road to Parksmith Drive.
Spokane County Fire District 8 is joining University High School and Albertsons in an attempt to fill a school bus full of toys to be donated to Toys for Tots.
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service is investigating a deadly attack by two pit bulls on another dog near Chase Middle School.
A Tri-Cities woman in her 50s is the first flu death of the season in Washington.
Santa Claus is coming to the South Hill next week! The man in red will be guided through the South Hill by the firefighters of Spokane County Fire District 8 for the annual event.
Fairfield has become the first small Spokane County town to approve a contract with the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service as the organization launches a bid to become a regional animal control service provider.