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Coeur d’Alene contractor accused of taking more than $790K from victims, failing to complete work

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho – A Coeur d’Alene contractor is accused of taking more than $790,000 from victims across the Inland Northwest.  The Idaho Attorney General’s Office alleges Alexander A. Welstad, who did business under the names NAA Partners LLC and Mammoth Pole Buildings, violated the state Consumer Protection Act and Idaho Rules of Consumer Protection.  The AG’s office said Welstad...
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Spokane Fire Department rescues two rafters from Spokane River

SPOKANE, Wash. — Spokane fire conducted a rescue for two rafters after their boat overturned in the Spokane River. According to the Spokane Fire Department, both people have been pulled from the water and are safe. Fire officials are investigating why they were in the water. Firefighters speculate the two people may have been doing work on the river.
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Spokane council changes course on rezone for shelter

(The Center Square) – The Spokane City Council approved rezoning heavy industrial properties to accommodate homeless shelters, a move that follows a month of controversy over the issue. The zoning change took effect immediately after the 6-0 vote Monday -- Council President Breean Beggs was absent -- and remains...
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Suspect shot in leg during struggle with victim over handgun

SPOKANE, Wash. — A suspect was taken to the hospital after a victim reportedly shot him in the leg after wrestling over a handgun. Spokane Valley deputies responded at an apartment complex on E 6th Ave near S Eastern Rd for a report of a possible shooting/robbery on Tuesday around 2:30 a.m.
SPOKANE VALLEY, WA
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Two people safely recovered from Spokane River after raft overturns

SPOKANE, Wash. - According to the Spokane Fire Department, two people are expected to be okay after their raft overturned in the Spokane River. Rescue teams were able to safely pull them out of the water and are working on clearing the scene now. Last Updated: May 17 at 6...
SPOKANE, WA
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U.S. Department of Labor accuses Ridley’s of violating labor laws

GOODING, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — The U.S. Department of Labor is accusing Ridley’s Family Markets of violating child labor laws. The department says Ridley’s Family Markets in Gooding, Middleton, Star, and Wesier allowed minors to operate a power-driver baler and compactor as part of their typical job duties.
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Wednesday storm will bring wind and rain – Matt

SPOKANE, Wash.– After a couple of pretty nice days, the weather is going back to cool, dreary, and wet for the rest of the week. Skies will stay on the cloudy side tonight with low temperatures in the 40s. Rain will show up overnight around the Cascades, but won’t...
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Zags add Destiny Burton of Panola College to roster

SPOKANE, Wash. — The Gonzaga women’s basketball team has landed a new forward. Transfer student Destiny Burton, a 6-foot forward from Panola College, a community college in Carthage, Texas, is the second signing for the Zags this offseason. The Zags signed Utah transfer Brynna Maxwell in April. Burton...
SPOKANE, WA

Top 5 Most Popular Fried Chicken Restaurants in Spokane, Washington

This list is based on prior customer reviews. While talking about the fried chicken, you have to talk about the South. Right? But don’t worry! The northern region of America also has some fantastic fried chicken, but it mainly originated from Southern America. It is somewhat funny, but you have to accept that the South has a way better fried chicken.
SPOKANE, WA

Kardong Bridge to be renovated later this month

SPOKANE, Wash. — Renovation of the Don Kardong Pedestrian Bridge is set to begin later this month. The City of Spokane Parks and Recreation Department says the bridge, located on the Centennial Trail near Gonzaga University, is in critical need of repairs or even risks closure. Some of the repairs that will take place include replacing the decking from wood to concrete, replacing the overlooks with accessible ADA platforms, installing a new lighting system and more.
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