Friday Jul 18
Local Firefighters on Scene at Chiwakum Fire Near Leavenworth
A team of local firefighters are on the fire lines in Leavenworth. Five engines and 14 crew members are helping protect buildings at the Chiwakum Creek Fire.
Friday Jul 18
Whitman County burn ban declared until further notice
A burn ban for the area surrounding Pullman is still in effect. Whitman County District 12 declared the burn ban Wednesday evening due to extremely dry conditions.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Whitman County assessor faces civil lawsuit - Tue, 15 Jul 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Whitman County's longtime assessor is in federal court in Spokane this week, fighting a sexual harassment lawsuit brought by an employee.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Two buildings destroyed by fire near Mt. Spokane
Firefighters from Fire District #4 and Department of Natural Resources were called to the fire at around 3:00pm on Miner Road just off of Mt.
911 outage in Whitman County
A fiber optic cable was cut and they are working to repair right now, however service may be out for the next 6-8 hours.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Whitman County coroner investigates why man died at Colfax city pool
The Whitman County coroner is investigating the death of a 33-year-old man that occurred at the Colfax Municipal Pool Wednesday afternoon.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Police arrest car thief driving the wrong way on a one-way street in Pullman
A Spokane man is in jail after being accused of stealing a car and getting pulled over in it hours later.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Drug trafficking arrests made in Clarkston and Lacrosse
Three people are in jail after a months-long investigation by the Quad Cities Drug Task Force.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Theft victim recognizes stolen items on Craigslist, police catch criminal
A Colfax man is in jail facing multiple felony charges after burglarizing a home and trying to sell the items on Craigslist.