Spokane County Newswire (Page 2)

Spokane County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Spokane County, WA. (Page 2)

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  1. Brexit Backlash, Abortion Fights, Policing the PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... , consulting medical director for Physicians for Reproductive Health, weigh in. In 2006, the dropout rate in Spokane County was 25.6 percent, while Washington State as a whole had a dropout rate of 5.5 percent. That troubling statistic inspired the ...

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  2. Monday Morning Weather with Leslie LoweRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... in the court's biggest abortion case in nearly a quarter century. Early this morning, just after 2:30 a.m., Spokane County Sheriff's Office Deputies were notified an inmate of the Olympic Corrections Center, based out of Forks, WA, had escaped. The ...

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  3. Navigating Your Credit - MillwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Spokane 7

    The Spokane County Library District and SNAP are helping you with money matters: the good, the bad, and the practical. From credit scores, to budgeting, to dealing with collection agencies, we are hitting all the hard topics.

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  4. Doug Clark: Alligator on the lam could be just what Spokane Valley needs - Sun, 26 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... another notch Friday when a second gator, this one a 4-footer, was found to be living in a home in northeast Spokane County. I know. That sounds like a really Old Guy thing to say, but in this case it's true. I came of age in a time when any kid ...

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  5. Sunday Spin: Checking the Spokane bona fides of statewide candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... league are the Spokane Chiefs in? (WHL) There are five legislative districts that are completely or partly in Spokane County, with numbers ranging from 3 to 9. What two numbers aren't in that sequence? (5 and 8) OK, so that last one is kind of a ...

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  6. Second alligator reported to SCRAPS in Spokane CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... twist of events, SCRAPS told KHQ Friday afternoon that they had received reports of a second alligator in Spokane County. SPOKANE - In a wild twist of events, SCRAPS told KHQ Friday afternoon that they had received reports of a second alligator in ...

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  7. Gator Watch Day 3: Second alligator quickly caught; first still...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... afternoon, tips about the first gator led authorities to a second one being kept at a home in northeast Spokane County. Nancy Hill, director of the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service, said she's never encountered a live alligator in ...

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  8. Spokane Police beef up security for HoopfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... in downtown Spokane. Other area agencies including the Washington State Patrol, Spokane Fire Department, and Spokane County Sheriff's Office will also provide additional support. Police say car prowlers are a big concern during Hoopfest. So if you ...

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  9. City Hall rethinking its relationship with Greater Spokane Inc. - Fri, 24 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... of Spokane pays $92,440 annually to GSI, a little more than half of which goes toward business recruitment. Spokane County signed a contract earlier this year worth about three times that, with $225,000 for recruitment and lobbying. An additional ...

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  10. Second gator reported in Spokane County, original gator still missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... twist of events, SCRAPS told KHQ Friday afternoon that they had received reports of a second alligator in Spokane County. SPOKANE - In a wild twist of events, SCRAPS told KHQ Friday afternoon that they had received reports of a second alligator in ...

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  11. Coeur d'Alene ramps up security as thousands pour in for IronmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... twist of events, SCRAPS told KHQ Friday afternoon that they had received reports of a second alligator in Spokane County. SPOKANE - In a wild twist of events, SCRAPS told KHQ Friday afternoon that they had received reports of a second alligator in ...

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  12. Spokane man gets five years in prison for animal cruelty after having ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the tattoos Joy has on his arms, according to court documents. Two dogs owned by Joy were turned over to Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Services when he was arrested in 2015. Joy's criminal history includes convictions for domestic ...

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  13. Beyond the fears, there are advantages to STEPRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Cheney Free Press

    On June 7, they received word they had been designated a Promise Zone by the federal government, a move putting them near the top of the list when they apply for economic development grants and other assistance. The next day, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee concurred with a 2015 U.S. Department of the Interior ruling that the tribe's casino project should move forward despite opposition from the Spokane County Commissioners, Greater Spokane Incorporated and other local special interest groups.

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  14. Missing Spokane Valley alligator still unaccounted for - Thu, 23 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Spokesman-Review

    The manager of the University Mobile Home Park at 9518 E. Fourth Avenue called 911 Wedneday when she learned that one of the residents was keeping an alligator in a covered backyard pond The manager of the University Mobile Home Park at 9518 E. Fourth Avenue called 911 Wedneday when she learned that one of the residents was keeping an alligator in a covered backyard pond. But the animal and the presumed owner were gone and now the man is saying he has never owned an alligator, said Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service director Nancy Hill.

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  15. Investigators reopen case of teen possibly hit and killed by sheriff's deputy patrol carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Investigators reopened the highly controversial case of a teen bicyclist's death Thursday, saying new evidence prompted them to do so. The Spokane County Prosecutor's Office and the Spokane Investigative Regional Response Team say they sent their findings to several national experts for review, including Dr. Jarrod Carter from Origin Forensics in Liberty Lake.

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  16. Missing alligator mystery continues in Spokane ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... makeshift little pond with a wire over it," said park manager Barbara Brewer Alligators are illegal to own in Spokane County, but when SCRAPS responded to reports of the reptile it was nowhere to be found. The alleged owner of the alligator ...

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  17. Investigation reopened in death of bicyclist Ryan Holyk - Thu, 23 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... DNA was found. The case is being reopened because of the new evidence, according to a SIRR news release. The Spokane County Prosecutor previously announced that he would reopen his investigation to determine whether Bodman should face criminal ...

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  18. Spokane man admits killing his mother with a frying pan and a knife - Thu, 23 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... and stabbing her before concealing her body in a recycling bin. William W. Bassett Jr., 54, has been in the Spokane County Jail since he was arrested in February. At the time of his arrest he told police he suffered from a multiple personality ...

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  19. Spokane Valley opens first dog park - Thu, 23 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... area for owners cleaning up after their dogs - something owners are required to do at all four dog parks in Spokane County. There are separate areas for small dogs (under 30 pounds) and large dogs. Each has its own foot-activated water fountain for ...

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  20. PHOTO: 3 foot alligator still missing in Spokane Valley; Alleged owner says it wasn't hisRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... out about it, they told us that they gave the owner an ultimatum: You go or the alligator goes. By the time Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Services (SCRAPS) showed up, the man and the gator were gone. SCRAPS says they have since contacted ...

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