Spokane County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. In brief: Six-time felon pleads guilty to gun charge - Fri, 09 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A felon with ties to a former Spokane County deputy prosecutor pleaded guilty to a gun charge in federal court Thursday and faces a prison sentence of at least five years.

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  2. A good year to make, drink beer - Fri, 09 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... area added five breweries. The arrivals of Ramblin' Road, English Setter, Perry Street and Zythum brought the Spokane County total to 14, and Downdraft in Post Falls made it five for Kootenai County. This year should see even more. Daft Badger in ...

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  3. STA reports record ridership in 2014 - Fri, 09 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... miles last year, the highest in agency history. "It's all positive news we are doing the right thing," said Spokane County Commissioner Al French, a member of the STA board. The fact that the increase in riders comes as gas prices fall shows that ...

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  4. Foggy road conditions lead to crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    While there may not be snow over the roads, it doesn't mean the asphalt any less slippery, which is what some drivers found out across Spokane County Thursday morning. The hazard wasn't snow but fog, which led to lower visibility and helped create slick road conditions which, in at least one case, led to a slideoff at East Palouse Highway and Darknell just off State Route 27 around 9 a.m. "He just lost control of the vehicle, went off the south shoulder of the road and flipped over on it's side," Spokane County Sheriff's Deputy Craig Chamberlin said.

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  5. Second Delbert Belton murder suspect moves to delay trialRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Second Delbert Belton murder suspect moves to delay trial Demetrius Glenn, the second suspect in the Belton murder case is expected to motion to delay trial Thursday afternoon Check out this story on KREM.com: SPOKANE, Wash - Demetrius Glenn, 17, will be in court Thursday afternoon to motion to delay his trial for the murder of World War II veteran Delbert Belton, according to the Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell. Kinard and Glenn allegedly punched and beat Belton, 88, to death during a robbery in North Spokane in 2013.

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  6. New railroad signs in Spokane aim to prevent collisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... safe on the road, state regulators have approved funding that will upgrade outdated railroad crossings across Spokane County, including the one in Spangle. In total, more than 40 potentially hazardous crossings will be fitted with reflectors, ...

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  7. Shorty Belton suspect pleads guilty, second suspect files motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... multiple surveillance cameras show Adams-Kind and his co-defendant Demetrius Glenn running from the area. Spokane County prosecutor Larry Haskell explained why the plea agreement, and the 20 year sentence is appropriate, given the facts in this ...

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  8. In brief: Services set for gospel singer Merrill Womach - Sat, 03 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... had "way too much" to drink was arrested on New Year's Day after allegedly kicking an officer in the groin. A Spokane County Sheriff's deputy received a report of a reckless driver on Interstate 90 about 7:45 p.m., according to court documents. The ...

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  9. Fire routs residents of West Augusta apartments - Sat, 03 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... idents in the other apartments likely will be able to return in a day or two once power is restored, he said. Spokane County property records indicate that the building was constructed in 1904 and is owned by Jack and Jennifer Radke, of Liberty Lake.

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  10. 1 person in hospital after collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... but every weather event brings its own set of challenges. Today, while the air temperature may not be very... SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - Snow and ice made for some treacherous driving conditions, and the Washington State Patrol had to deal with more ...

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  11. Flu season hits U.S. hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    This year's flu season came early, before many people had time to get their annual flu shot. Already in Spokane County, more than 40 people have been hospitalized with the flu 30 more than this time last year but it's not too late to get some protection in place.

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  12. Animal control officers keep pets safe in cold weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | KTMF

    ... but every weather event brings its own set of challenges. Today, while the air temperature may not be very... SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - Snow and ice made for some treacherous driving conditions, and the Washington State Patrol had to deal with more ...

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  13. City crews clear roads of snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | KTMF

    ... having crews out through the weekend. They say the safe and efficient flow of traffic is a priority. SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - Snow and ice made for some treacherous driving conditions, and the Washington State Patrol had to deal with more than 30 ...

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  14. Ice and snow cause more than 30 crashes in Spokane CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | KTMF

    Snow and ice made for some treacherous driving conditions, and the Washington State Patrol had to deal with more than 30 crashes in Spokane County in just one morning. Fortunately, WSP says most of those collisions only resulted in minor injuries, and many didn't cause injuries at all.

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  15. Death ruled as suicide after teenage girl hit by train in Spokane ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Spokane County Medical Examiner has ruled the manner of death of a 15-year-old girl on New Year's Day as a suicide. The girl was hit by a train Thursday morning just west of the Sullivan Street overpass.

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  16. Let There Be LEGOSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Spokane 7

    Bring the family as our traveling Lego Build Day stops at each Spokane County Library throughout 2015. Drop in for an hour or all day and build to your heart's content.

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  17. Crash blocking U.S. Highway 95 into Sandpoint - Fri, 02 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... route on U.S. Highway 95 into Sandpoint. The Washington State Patrol also is reporting multiple crashes in Spokane County this afternoon. Highway 95 has been reopened after a crash closed it early this afternoon, the Idaho State Police reported. The ...

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  18. Medical Lake says yes to county solid waste, no to potRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 | Cheney Free Press

    ... into a contract with the city of Spokane to haul garbage to the Waste-to-Energy Plant on Geiger Boulevard. Spokane County will include Medical Lake in their comprehensive solid waste management plan. Under the agreement, gate fees will cost $70.50 a ...

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  19. New hours for Airway Heights Library in 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 | Cheney Free Press

    Beginning with the New Year the Spokane County Library District will be expanding the hours for the Airway Heights Library, 1213 S. Lundstrom St. Starting Friday, Jan. 2, the Airway Heights Library will be open Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Previously, the growing demand on the West Plains resulted in the Airway Heights Library expanding hours in the fall of 2012 with an additional weekday.

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  20. Contention puts marijuana zoning at top of Cheney listRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 | Cheney Free Press

    ... passage taking place April 22. In the interim, after receiving approval from Cheney's planning staff and the Spokane County Hearing Examiner, Cheney Hydroponics entered into an agreement on March 11 with the city to purchase two parcels totaling ...

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