Spokane County Newswire (Page 10)

Spokane County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Spokane County, WA. (Page 10)

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  1. Skull found near golf course belongs to man who died in 1919 - Thu, 21 Apr 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    The skull found near the Downriver Golf Course on April 14 has been matched to the body of a man who died in 1919, according to the Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office. The skull found near the Downriver Golf Course on April 14 has been matched to the body of a man who died in 1919, according to the Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office.

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  2. STA to ask voters again for tax increase to fund transit expansion - Thu, 21 Apr 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... and frequency of bus and paratransit service across the STA's public transit area, which encompasses Spokane County's urban areas. The resolution specifically calls for accelerating expansion of night and weekend bus service; construction of a new ...

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  3. Stevens County murder suspect arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... to hold him. Three days after the fire, Roberts' body was found a short distance away from the home. The Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office determined his death to be a homicide and an arrest warrant was issued for Morgan Beadle for First ...

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  4. Widow calls fire department, asks for help disposing of husband's uranium oreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... ge for 35 years. After cordoning off the neighborhood in the vicinity of 15th and Herald as a precaution, the Spokane County Sheriff's Office took custody of the blasting caps and transported the uranium ore to the Department of Health.

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  5. Citing security concerns, judge orders Western State Hospital escapee ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... this month. The escapes prompted Gov. Jay Inslee to fire Ron Adler, CEO of the institution . On Wednesday, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich announced he'd seek more than $12,000 from the state to cover the costs of the search earlier this ...

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  6. Hazmat investigation at Spokane Valley home after woman reports uraniumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... in Spokane Valley and the materials are now on the woman's front porch. The Spokane Valley Fire Department, Spokane County Sheriff's Office and the Spokane Hazardous Materials Response Team are all on scene but they are in stand-by mode, waiting to ...

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  7. Spokane sheriff to bill Gov. $12K for escaped patient searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | HeraldNet

    Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich is billing the state of Washington for costs incurred during the search for Anthony Garver , who escaped from Western State Hospital on April 6. SPOKANE - The Spokane County sheriff will send the governor a bill for about $12,000 to cover the cost of searching for an escapee from Washington's largest state psychiatric hospital. The Spokesman-Review reported that Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich will send the bill this week for costs incurred by people who searched for 28-year-old Anthony Garver.

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  8. Bundy militants harassed locals for weeks ahead of standoff:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Raw Story

    ... sheriff, reported The Spokesman-Review . "I'm sorry, folks - they're not patriots, they're thugs," said Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich. "They are, in fact, the true tyranny." Ward knew little about Bundy, who's now charged along with other ...

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  9. 4 things to know for April 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... for escaped mental patient search: You lost him, we found him, you help pay the bill. That's the message Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich is sending to Gov. Jay Inslee along with a $12,000 bill for finding escaped mental patient Athony Garver. ...

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  10. Editorial: Courts interpret, sheriffs enforce - Thu, 21 Apr 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... not up to them or local sheriffs to decide. It's up to the courts. As Harney County Sheriff Dave Ward told Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich on his weekly podcast, "I believe in the Constitution in its entirety, not just the parts that make me ...

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  11. Sheriff to bill Gov. $12,000 for escaped patient searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Spokane County sheriff will send the governor a bill for about $12,000 to cover the cost of searching for an escapee from Washington's largest state psychiatric hospital. The Spokesman-Review reports that Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich will send the bill this week for costs incurred by people who searched for 28-year-old Anthony Garver .

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  12. Knezovich will ask state for $12,000 to pay for search for Western...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    A Spokane County Sheriff's helicopter searches for Anthony Garver, 28, near Forker Road in Spokane Valley, Wash., Thursday, April 7, 2016. Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich will send Governor Jay Inslee a bill for $12,030 this week for the cost of searching earlier this month for escaped Western State Hospital inmate Anthony Garver .

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  13. SCRAPS Pet of the Week: Duke & TopazRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... He will need an outlet for his energy and please, no small children. See these and other adoptable pets at: Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service 6815 E. Trent, Spokane Valley, WA 99212 (509) 477-2532 KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho - Wednesday, ...

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  14. Marijuana sales top spending on wine and milk in Spokane County - Mon, 11 Apr 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Legal marijuana sales in Spokane County topped retail sales of wine and kitchen staples such as bread and milk last year. That's according to sales numbers from the Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board and a survey of household expenses conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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  15. Man in torture-death case who fled hospital caught by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    ... State had already been under investigation for attacks on patients and staff and a failure to improve safety. Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich said two police officers tracked Garver with the help of a police dog and found him about 8:15 p.m. ...

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  16. New scrutiny of psychiatric hospital with history of attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    ... Wednesday night with Mark Alexander Adams, 58, a patien... (Colin Mulvany/The Spokesman-Review via AP). A Spokane County Sheriff's helicopter searches for Anthony Garver, 28, near Forker Road in Spokane Valley, Wash., Thursday, April 7, 2016. ...

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  17. Psychiatric wards boost security after escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | The Daily Chappaqua

    ... a unsafe accused murderer was taken out of our community, thankfully without the loss of another human life", Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich said in a statement on Facebook. "The father said he was there for a very short time, got spooked ...

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  18. Hospital Working to Increase Security After Two Psych Patients EscapedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... was captured in the woods near the Washington-Idaho border Friday, after being tracked down by a police dog, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich tells ABC News. Garver and Adams were last seen in the hospital's dining hall Wednesday at 6 p.m., ...

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  19. Spokane leaders call for changes at state mental hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... instead of pointing fingers." Others in the community echo his call to action. After Garver was captured, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich said he planned to talk with state legislators about security at the hospital. "I feel outstanding that ...

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  20. Accused murderer recaptured, man freed from jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Reuters

    ... psychiatric hospital, and was recaptured a few days later -- some 300 miles away in Spokane. (SOUNDBITE) SPOKANE COUNTY SHERIFF OZZIE KNEZOVICH, SAYING: "...found Mr. Garver hiding under a pile of debris. Officials say Garver WAS considered a threat ...

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