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  1. Toys for TotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Good news is the process for placing toy orders is very simple. If you would like to sign up for the Toys for Tots program this year you now have two options.

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  2. Spokane mother warns of a strange item her kids got on HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Have you checked your child's Halloween candy haul? Some parents say it might be a good idea because of a strange item their trick-or-treaters got. Michala Buchheit took her boys trick-or-treating in the Corbin Park neighborhood as she always does.

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  3. Brush fire burning on US 2 west of WenatcheeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Washington State Patrol says the right lane of Westbound US 2 at milepost 115 near Wenatchee is closed because of a small brush fire. Chelan County Emergency Management says that a Level 1 advisory is in place for homes on the north side of Easy Street from US 2 to American Fruit Road, both sides of Warm Springs Canyon Road, Sunridge Lane, West Eagle Rock Drive, W. Eagle Rock Place, April Drive, Lure Lane, and Mylius Road.

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  4. Suspects arrested in shootout with Grandview WSP TrooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Washington State Patrol says two men wanted for shooting at a trooper in Grandview, southeast of Yakima, early this week have been arrested. The agency says 18-year-old Manuel J. Aviles, of Mabton, and 39-year-old Felipe Cortes-Barajas, of Grandview, were taken into custody in Adams County on Thursday.

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  5. Giant earthworm surfaces in Queensland, AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - Coeur d'Alene Police are offering Winter Driving Classes to prepare drivers for the impending snow. Whether you are new to winter driving or just need a refresher on what to do when the roads turn icy, this class is for you.

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  6. Authorities: 2 who shot at State Patrol trooper arrestedRead the original story

    Friday Oct 27 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Washington State Patrol says two men wanted for shooting at a trooper in Grandview, southeast of Yakima, early this week have been arrested. The agency says 18-year-old Manuel J. Aviles, of Mabton, and 39-year-old Felipe Cortes-Barajas, of Grandview, were taken into custody in Adams County on Thursday.

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  7. Sex abuse lawsuit filed against Catholic DioceseRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 26 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A lawsuit alleging sexual abuse of a minor has been filed against the Catholic Diocese of Yakima in Superior Court. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports the lawsuit was filed Tuesday on behalf of a young man who says Rev.

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  8. State Patrol: Trooper shot at, returns fire in GrandviewRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 24 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The State Patrol says it's looking for two people among the vineyards of south-central Washington after they opened fire on a trooper who tried to pull them over for speeding. Trooper Chris Thorson, a patrol spokesman, says the trooper pursued the vehicle until it stopped at a home in Grandview, southeast of Yakima, at about 9 p.m. Monday.

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  9. Yakima voters to have say on county's recreational pot banRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Voters in the unincorporated areas of Yakima County will vote in November on whether they think the county's ban on recreational marijuana businesses should be lifted. The Herald-Republic reports that county commissioners say the ban was put into place when Yakima County voters rejected the initiative that legalized recreational marijuana in 2012 by 57.8 percent.

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  10. Woman evicted from motel accused of starting fire thereRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A 29-year-old woman who was evicted from a Yakima motel is accused of setting a fire that caused more than $100,000 in damages. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that the woman, who is homeless, is in Yakima County Jail on investigation of arson and malicious mischief.

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  11. Body found in car in Yakima RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The body of a 51-year-old man was found in the back seat of a car in the Yakima River in central Washington. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that the Kittitas County Coroner's Office identified the man as Joseph Langdon.

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  12. Body found in car in Yakima RiverRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The body of a 51-year-old man was found in the back seat of a car in the Yakima River in central Washington. Thea Yakima Herald-Republic reports that the Kittitas County Coroner's Office identified the man as Joseph Langdon.

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  13. Freeman Marine whose sister still attends high school, shares photo of supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Freeman alum, Derek Smith, was hit by the tragedy that struck on Wednesday but couldn't be there for his Freeman family because he has been stationed in Twentynine Palms, California as a Marine. Smith graduated back in 2015, but with his sister still at the high school, he wanted to still show his support, "I was felt like I needed to be there for my sister and my fellow freeman family.

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  14. New Court Documents: Chilling discoveries in aftermath of Freeman School ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A newly filed search warrant, specifically for the Freeman School Shooting suspect's high school locker and home, is revealing more information about what led up to those tragic events of Wednesday, September 13th, and what immediately followed. The Search Warrant begins with a description of the events immediately after the shooting.

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  15. Sources: Cheney pot shop employee kidnapped at gunpoint found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Yakima County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that Cameron Smith , the 46-year-old Cheney man who was kidnapped from a pot shop in Cheney on Sunday has been found, but would not say whether or not he was found alive. Smith was kidnapped Sunday afternoon from Lucid Cannabis Company.

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  16. Lewiston employees handcuff man with loaded shotgun outside storefrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Lewiston Police say they arrested 47-year-old David Helm after he allegedly pointed a loaded shotgun at a man in downtown Lewiston Wednesday afternoon. Police say through their interview process, they learned that Helm and another man had agreed to meet at The Right Spot store on G Street to settle a disagreement.

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  17. A timeline of the public records law in Washington stateRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A coalition of news organizations led by The Associated Press is suing the Washington Legislature over its assertion that state lawmakers aren't required to turn over daily schedules, text messages, emails and other materials related to their work. Here's a look at a timeline of the public records law in the state: 1971: Law is passed defining legislative records.

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  18. SPD K9 Day in SpokaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Firefighters are working to extinguish a fire at an old church on N Adams and W Broadway Ave Friday evening in Spokane.

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  19. Massive fire burns old church on Adams and Broadway in SpokaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Firefighters are working to extinguish a fire at an old church on N Adams and W Broadway Ave Friday evening in Spokane. Crews are calling it a defensive fire and they are working to make sure it doesn't spread to other buildings.

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  20. Smoke forces delivery bicyclist to take alternate routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    "It's very harsh on the lungs and get a headache after a while and if you have to physically exert yourself you're going to just overdue it a little you know," Staat said. Staat is one of several bicycle delivery drivers in Spokane who have either taken off work or found another option.

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