- Witness: Man killed by police told officers 'shoot me' Updated: Jul-01-15 10:22 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Two witnesses said an unarmed Mexican immigrant fatally shot by police in Washington state fought with an officer, threw rocks and told officers to shoot him before they opened fire, documents released Wednesday show.
- Wildfire forces evacuations near Quincy in Grant County Updated: Jul-01-15 6:22 am
SPOKANE, Washington - Officials say a wildfire has forced some rural residents near Quincy, Washington, to flee their homes.
- Temperature records in Spokane, Sea-Tac, Bellingham, Olympia Updated: Jun-28-15 4:47 pm
SEATTLE - The National Weather Service says temperature records were set across Washington on Saturday, with Spokane reaching the highest temperature ever recorded in June.
- Judge denies Clay Starbuck's murder appeal Updated: Jun-26-15 6:14 am
SPOKANE, Washington - A judge has denied the appeal of a man sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for torturing and killing his ex-wife.
- More people moving to Washington: Population tops 7 million Updated: Jun-25-15 8:41 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - More people moved to Washington in the past year, helping to push the state's population above 7 million, according to estimates released Thursday by the Office of Financial Management.
- Family of man killed during arrest sues Spokane sheriff Updated: Jun-25-15 6:18 am
SPOKANE, Washington - The brother and sister-in-law of a man who was killed during his 2013 arrest are suing Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich and two Sheriff's deputies for $20 million.
- Man gets jail for using Seahawks' names to get narcotics Updated: Jun-25-15 6:15 am
SPOKANE, Washington - A Spokane Valley man has been sentenced to six months in jail for faking on-the-job injuries and using the last names of Seattle Seahawks players to obtain prescription drugs.
- Boy sentenced to more than 1 year for Washington kidnap try Updated: Jun-24-15 6:03 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - A 15-year-old boy accused of grabbing a toddler from a park in a small eastern Washington town pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree kidnapping and was sentenced to more than a year in juvenile detention.
- Spokane man pleads guilty to drug, racketeering charges Updated: Jun-24-15 10:37 am
MISSOULA, Montana - A Spokane man is facing 10 years in prison under his guilty pleas entered Tuesday on charges that he ran heroin, methamphetamine and women from Washington to the Missoula, Montana area.
- Inslee asks that Kennewick Man be returned to tribes Updated: Jun-23-15 7:34 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Gov. Jay Inslee has sent a letter requesting that the remains of "Kennewick Man" be returned to Native American tribes.
- Washington State may name med school for deceased president Updated: Jun-23-15 3:49 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Support is growing to name the new Washington State University medical school for Elson Floyd, the school president who died last weekend of complications from colon cancer.
- Triple digits forecast for Spokane this weekend Updated: Jun-23-15 12:17 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - The Inland Northwest is bracing for some record heat this weekend at the same time that it hosts two of its biggest sports competitions.
- WSU regents will soon begin process of replacing Floyd Updated: Jun-23-15 2:01 am
SPOKANE, Washington - The board of regents of Washington State University must soon begin the process of replacing school President Elson S. Floyd, who died Saturday of complications from colon cancer.
- Body found in burning van parked outside Spokane Walmart Updated: Jun-22-15 11:08 am
SPOKANE, Washington - Authorities say they found a body inside a burning van parked outside a Walmart store in Spokane.
- Young man dies, tried to swim Spokane River Updated: Jun-19-15 11:35 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Officials say a 19-year-old man who was pulled from the Spokane River has died.
- Detectives say woman found dead in Idaho is from Spokane Updated: Jun-19-15 1:07 pm
HAUSER, Idaho - Kootenai County Sheriff's detectives say the woman who was found dead last week in Hauser, Idaho, along the Washington border, is from Spokane.
- Spokane removes Rachel Dolezal from police commission Updated: Jun-18-15 8:32 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - The Spokane City Council has voted to remove Rachel Dolezal, the former Spokane NAACP president, from the city's volunteer police ombudsman commission.
- Rachel Dolezal faced scrutiny over racial identity years ago Updated: Jun-18-15 10:23 am
SPOKANE, Washington - Rachel Dolezal, who is under scrutiny for recent comments about race, her background and her behavior as a civil rights leader, faced tough questions about her racial identity long before she became a national figure nearly overnight.
- Authorities identify man who died in Spokane County Jail Updated: Jun-17-15 1:07 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Authorities have identified the inmate who died Friday in the Spokane County Jail, the fourth death in the jail this year.
- Rachel Dolezal: 'No biological proof' she has white parents Updated: Jun-17-15 11:59 am
SPOKANE, Washington - The woman who resigned as president of the Spokane NAACP after her parents revealed she was white posing as black says there's no proof they are her mother and father.
- Spokane County firefighters rescue burning man from fire Updated: Jun-16-15 11:30 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - Firefighters in Spokane County have rescued an unconscious man from a brush fire.
- Spokane NAACP wants more investigation of hate mail Updated: Jun-16-15 7:02 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - The Spokane branch of the NAACP wants police to continue investigating whether hate mail was sent to the organization.
- Federal agency OKs proposed Spokane Tribe casino Updated: Jun-16-15 10:27 am
SPOKANE, Washington - The Spokane Tribe has won approval from the federal government in its effort to build an off-reservation casino in Airway Heights.
- Settlement reached in landmark Idaho juvenile care case Updated: Jun-14-15 4:38 pm
BOISE, Idaho - A decades-long legal battle over the state of child mental health services in Idaho has ended in a settlement that will require a major overhaul of the system.
- Spokane card dealer charged with theft in disability scam Updated: Jun-13-15 12:35 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - A card dealer who claimed he was too injured to work has been charged with stealing workers' compensation benefits after he was caught working at casinos in Spokane.