Stevens County Newswire

Stevens County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Stevens County, WA.

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  1. Reader photo: More than a dash of gray - Wed, 06 Sep 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | The Spokesman-Review

    A cow moose feeds along the shore of Lake Sherry in Stevens County. Although tick infestations can cause a moose's normally dark-brown hair to become gray, biologists say this moose may be a naturally gray-phase animal.

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  2. Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for Sept. 7 - Wed, 06 Sep 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... trolled 25 feet down will find the fish. -Effective immediately through Oct. 15, Rocky and Williams lakes in Stevens County are open to fishing with no daily limits and no size limits for all game fish and no selective gear rules. In Spokane County, ...

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  3. Concerns over falling ash in Stevens countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Smoke as you look around outside, the smell of it as you take a breath in and ash falling from the sky had many worried today, but that wasn't what had Stevens County Fire District One bringing in extra staff today. As fine as the ash may be, waking up with it covering your car can be a scary sight.

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  4. Richland father dies on way to camping tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... kids. Mark Gerken was pronounced dead at the scene of the single-car crash, which was north of Spokane in Stevens County. His sons - Wyatt, 8, and McCoy, 7 - were flown to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital in Spokane. They ...

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  5. 911 outage in Deer Park, Stevens CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The alert was issued at 3:30 pm Monday. According to the advisory, this affects all landlines and some cell phones as well. There is no estimated time for service to be restored. If you have an emergency, try calling from a cell phone or go to a manned fire station in your area.

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  6. Phone outage in Stevens CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... to "play a little hide and seek" in the Ted Williams Tunnel in Boston. Sgt. Bob Dateo shut traffic down. STEVENS COUNTY, Wash. - There appears to be a wide-spread phone outage in Stevens County that is affecting 911 in certain areas, according to ...

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  7. Spokane air quality rated 'Very Unhealthy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... and messages about ash falling from the sky and covering cars across Eastern Washington and North Idaho. Stevens County Fire District 1 said on their Facebook page this morning that although the ash can be concerning, it does not pose a significant ...

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  8. US Marshals seeking public's help in locating armed felon in Republic - Sun, 03 Sep 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 3 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... may be hiding in neighbors' barns or other structures. They believe he may also try to go to Kettle Falls in Stevens County. Showers is white, is about 5-feet-10-inches tall, weighs about 160 pounds, and has blue eyes and brown, graying hair. He ...

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  9. Volunteer firefighter's gear stolen on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... out of his truck. Brian Ferrante says this happened on Sunday between 10:30am and 3:00pm. He came to the Stevens County Fire District 1 Station 3 to grab a rig to bring to the Clayton fair. He wanted to show families what kind of equipment they have ...

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  10. Cyclist in fair condition after collision with Ironman support vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Friday morning to find two men laying on the ground covered in blood at an apartment complex on Hayford Road. STEVENS COUNTY, Wash. - A volunteer with Stevens County Fire District #1 had some important equipment stolen from their car while on duty ...

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  11. Area towns offer their own versions of Hoopfest - Sun, 27 Aug 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 27 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Saturday before Hoopfest, Pick & Roll is played on the street during the town's Founders Fay Festival. The Stevens County town have may just 1,600 residents, but its 3-on-3 tournament, played on the first weekend of July during Town and Country ...

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  12. Ron Shearer: Eber C Smith, The irascible editor of Rossland's first newspaper - Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... was not convicted. In 1890 the Smiths moved to Colville, where Eber practiced law and established the Stevens County Standard . His sharp pen got him into trouble again. He insulted the County Sheriff in print. In July, 1892, both men were in ...

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  13. Racist, vulgar graffiti found at Lake Spokane ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 23 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... KHQ that the district does not wait to remove graffiti like this and that it's already been cleaned up. The Stevens County Sheriff's Department is investigating. Anyone with information is being asked to call. MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) - A 29-year-old ...

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  14. Resurgent hate groups have long history in Washington state, NorthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Seattle Times

    The Southern Poverty Law Center has identified 21 hate groups operating in Washington, most claiming as members white supremacists and white nationalists - people who have flocked to this corner of the country for more than a century, the group says. The groups, identified in the SPLC's "Hate Map," range from Our Place Fellowship , a tiny Christian Identity church in Colville, Stevens County, to the American Vanguard , a small but virulent group of neo-Nazis out of Bremerton, said David Neiwert, the SPLC's Northwest representative.

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  15. Homes briefly evacuated as fire burns near ColvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A fast moving wildfire four miles west of Colville in the Gold Creek Loop area briefly evacuated homes, but residents are being allowed to go back into their homes, according to Jim Caruso of Stevens County Emergency Management. Fire Districts 3, 6, 7, and the Department of Natural Resources are fighting the fire from the ground and in the sky with with dozers, two fire planes, and two helicopters.

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  16. Evacuations ordered for growing fire in Stevens County near ColvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Evacuations are being ordered for a fast moving wildfire 4 mile west of Colville in the Gold Creek Loop area. PULLMAN, Wash.

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  17. Former Valhalla Bar and Grill employee arrested for suspicion of burglarizing restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... arrested for burglary in the 2nd degree, theft in the 2nd degree and malicious mischief in the 3rd degree. STEVENS COUNTY, Wash. - Evacuations are being ordered for a fast moving wildfire 4 mile west of Colville in the Gold Creek Loop area. ...

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  18. Former Valhalla Bar & Grill employee arrested for suspicion of burglarizing restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... reported a man gambling with money bundled 'in a unique way,' identical to the money stolen from Valhalla. STEVENS COUNTY, Wash. - Evacuations are being ordered for a fast moving wildfire 4 mile west of Colville in the Gold Creek Loop area. ...

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  19. New WSU medical school welcomes 1st classRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... eille, Ferry, Okanogan, Douglas, Columbia, Garfield, Asotin, Franklin and Yakima counties, as well as much of Stevens County. The Spokesman-Review says students of the new school must either live in Washington or be from the Evergreen State.

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  20. New Washington State Univ. medical school welcomes 1st classRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... eille, Ferry, Okanogan, Douglas, Columbia, Garfield, Asotin, Franklin and Yakima counties, as well as much of Stevens County. The Spokesman-Review says students of the new school must either live in Washington or be from the Evergreen State.

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