Spokane County Newswire (Page 5)

Spokane County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Spokane County, WA. (Page 5)

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  1. 9th Washington state polio-like case confirmedRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Washington Times

    Health officials say a boy in Spokane County is the ninth person in Washington with a confirmed case of a rare syndrome that causes varying degrees of paralysis. Multiple news outlets reported Tuesday that the boy under age 10 has acute flaccid myelitis, also known as AFM.

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  2. Across the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... Not all 17 people attended the meal; some ate leftovers brought home to them. Health officials say a boy in Spokane County is the ninth person in Washington with a confirmed case of a rare syndrome that causes varying degrees of paralysis. Multiple ...

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  3. Josh Kerns sworn in as Spokane County commissioner, replacing Nancy McLaughlin - Tue, 29 Nov 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Spokesman-Review

    Josh Kerns was sworn in as Spokane County commissioner Tuesday evening, replacing fellow Republican Nancy McLaughlin to represent the county's northern district. Kerns, who was a legislative aide for Republican state Rep. Jeff Holy, immediately assumed his official duties as commissioner after the November election was certified Tuesday.

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  4. Man, 85, arrested in child sex abuse casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Columbian

    Authorities have arrested a Spokane Valley man accused of raping and molesting several young girls dating back to the 1950s. The Spokesman-Review reported that the Spokane County Sheriff's Office said the 85-year-old suspect was taken into custody last week after a monthslong investigation.

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  5. Warning signs to look for in young victims of sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... possibly been going on for 40, 50, 60 years and dating all the way back to Oregon," said Mark Gregory with Spokane County Sheriff's Office. "The way he groomed her is, basically, it was like a job for him. He's a professional at it," he said. The ...

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  6. Computer switch could disrupt car-tab renewals in Washington - Tue, 29 Nov 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Licensing is switching over to the new system beginning next week. Online renewals will stop on Dec. 6. All Spokane County licensing offices will close early on Dec. 9 and will be closed on Dec. 10 to allow the system to be installed. The new system ...

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  7. Three charged in Gonzaga-area beatings and Taser assault - Tue, 29 Nov 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Townsend, Antonio J. Torres and Reed Alefteras have all been charged with robbery. Townsend has been in the Spokane County Jail since Aug. 3 on unrelated robbery and drug charges. Torres and Alefteras have not yet been arrested. Surveillance footage ...

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  8. Health district confirms case of Acute Flaccid Myelitis in Spokane County boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... officials, arguing their civil rights were violated during a clash with authorities earlier this month. SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - The Spokane Regional Health District reported Wednesday that a boy under the age of 10 has acute flaccid myelitis. The ...

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  9. Boston-based supersonic jet maker eyeing factory sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... a 305,000-square-foot facility producing aircraft parts that would employ 100 engineers and 200 technicians. Spokane County Commissioner Al French said the environmental clearance will save time and money for whatever company buys the property. ...

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  10. Supersonic jet maker eyeing 3 sites in WA for new factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... a 305,000-square-foot facility producing aircraft parts that would employ 100 engineers and 200 technicians. Spokane County Commissioner Al French said the environmental clearance will save time and money for whatever company buys the property. ...

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  11. Detectives investigating death in Spokane Valley home - Tue, 29 Nov 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... warrant to search the home near Heroy Avenue and McDonald Road, said Deputy Mark Gregory, a spokesman for the Spokane County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. Triple-murder suspect's first wife describes ex-husband's behavior, weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Stars and Stripes

    ... her separation from Murry. "Mr. Murry told her they would not get a divorce but that she would die first," Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell said, according to court records. Defense attorney Jill Gannon-Nagle argued again Monday to prevent ...

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  13. Triple murder suspect Roy Murry's first wife describes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Spokesman-Review

    Triple-homicide defendant Roy Murry enters the courtroom under heavy guard, Nov. 16, 2016, at the Spokane County Courthouse in Spokane, Wash.for the first day of testimony. Whenever Roy H. Murry would come home to the Tacoma apartment he shared with his first wife, the Iraq War veteran would pull his sidearm and duck behind a half wall.

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  14. Protect yourself against "porch pirates"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... the holidays, I probably do about 90 percent of my shopping online," she said. a But aside from the fun, Spokane County Sheriff's Deputy Mark Gregory says after you make the online orders, it's porch pirates you need to look out for. a "Just ...

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  15. Spokane County Sheriff's Office says 85-year-old man has sexually...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... is accused of sexually assaulting numerous young girls since the 1950s. He has never been prosecuted. (Spokane County Sheriff's Office) Detectives believe an 85-year-old Spokane Valley man has raped and molested numerous young girls since the 1950s ...

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  16. 85-year-old arrested for child rape and molestation; Detectives...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Spokane Valley Sheriff's Deputies and Detectives with the Spokane County Sheriff's Sexual Assault Unit have arrested an 85-year-old man on child rape and molestation charges and believe there are potentially more unidentified young victims. Last week, detectives arrested Marvin Petersen after a months long investigation into allegations of sexual abuse that happened over the last two years of a now 12-year-old female victim.

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  17. Spokane Valley man accused of decades of sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... of past unreported or uncharged sexual abuse by Peterson, stemming back to the mid to late 1950's," the Spokane County Sheriff's Office wrote in a news release. "Some of the known sexual assualt behavior was reported to police in Eugene, Oregon, but ...

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  18. Bill Kuch, in many ways the Christmas Bureau's secret Santa, died this year - Mon, 28 Nov 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... owner of The White Elephant. "Bill was the main man on it." The Christmas Bureau, which runs Dec. 8-17 at the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, offers grocery store gift certificates, new gifts, books and more to individuals and families in need ...

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  19. Science: It's not just for lab geeks anymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Crosscut.com

    ... that many Washington industries depend on natural resource management. Other grant recipients chosen include Spokane County Water Resources, which engages high school students in analyzing local water resource issues, and West Sound STEM Network, ...

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  20. Vet Beaten to Death: Aryan Brotherhood Places Bounty In CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | KTMF

    ... 88-year-old Delbert Belton last August. Their trial is scheduled for March 17 and they are being held in the Spokane County Jail. They could face life in prison if convicted. Belton was robbed and beaten to death in his car outside the Eagles Ice ...

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