Lincoln County Jail Inmate Dies
DAVENPORT - The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office is currently overseeing an active death investigation after an inmate of the Lincoln County Jail passed away under distressing circumstances over the recent weekend. Thomas L. Faulk, a 20-year-old resident of Kennewick, succumbed to what has been described as a medical emergency on Saturday, prompting urgent medical attention and subsequent transport to Lincoln Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
Washington Man busted with meth and fake IDs near La Grande
LA GRANDE – Fake identification is useless if police still find something to arrest you for anyway. A Washington man recently found this out the hard way. On February 13, Jessie Wallace Schwenk of Nine Mile Falls Washington was arrested by the Oregon State Police following a traffic stop near La Grande. The arrest specifically took place at roughly 3:07 p.m. on I-84 Westbound near Milepost 264. The OSP description of the incident is as follows:
Feds Designate 2023 Deadly Medical Lake Gray Fire A Disaster Area
Last August, between the 18th and 25th, several wildfires tore through Eastern WA, including the Gray Fire near Medical Lake in Spokane County. Fire torched 86 structures, 240 homes and killed 2 people. The fire, which burned 17 square miles of land, burned 240 homes nd 86 other buildings in...
Man arrested in Airway Heights drug bust
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. — A man was arrested in an Airway Heights drug bust on Sunday.
Today the gas price is close to $3.64 in Davenport as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Building catches fire in Airway Heights
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. — No one is injured from a building that caught on fire in Airway Heights. According to fire District 10, no one has reported injuries from the fire and multiple agencies are on scene taking an offensive attack on the flames. This is an ongoing story...
Kidder Mathews Arranges $3.6 Million Sale of The Autumn Leaf Furnished Apartments Near Spokane, Washington
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, WASH. — Kidder Mathews has brokered the sale of The Autumn Leaf Furnished Apartments, a 24-unit community located at 12911 W. 13th Ave. in the Spokane suburb of Airway Heights. The property was originally built in 2017. Max Frame of the Simon and Anderson team at Kidder Mathews represented the undisclosed seller in the deal. The buyer was also not disclosed. The asset traded hands for $3.6 million.
Wilbur, February 20 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Oakville High School basketball team will have a game with Wilbur-Creston High School on February 20, 2024, 20:30:00 CST.
Semi-truck collision with light pole causes traffic congestion on Highway 2
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Airway Heights Fire Department is responding to a semi-truck that collided with a light pole this morning on US Highway 2. The truck knocked down the light pole blocking traffic in the area. The light near the incident is flashing red, and the Washington State Department of Transportation advises treating it as a four-way stop.
Job Opening for Health Educator in Wellpinit: A Chance to Serve the Local Community
A Health Educator position is open at the Department of Health and Human Services in Wellpinit, Washington. This full-time role reports to the Community Project Manager and offers a pay rate of $21.00 to $23.10 per hour. Applications are accepted from February 14 to 28, 2024.
Northern Quest Adds to Summer Concert Lineup
SPOKANE, Wash.- Northern Quest Resort and Casino has added another artist to their summer concert lineup. The Steve Miller Band, known for hits like “The Joker” and “Fly Like an Eagle,” will perform in Airway Heights on Sept. 23. The resort’s summer programming will also include...
Renewable energy companies plan wind farms near Davenport and Harrington
DAVENPORT – In a significant step toward expanding renewable energy infrastructure, Omaha-based Tenaska and Toronto-based Cordelio Power have announced plans to construct two wind farms in Lincoln County. The ambitious projects, named Hawk Creek and Lincoln Southwest, aim to harness the wind in the northeast and southeast portions of the county, promising to bring sustainable energy production to the region.
Music Spotlight: “The Drycleaners” Band
“The Drycleaners” are a new and upcoming indie rock band comprised of Lincoln sophomores Jonah Parda-Jay, River Lewis-Gosch, Ziya May, and Laith Rabah. Their debut single, “20 Miles” was released on all platforms on December 26th, 2023. Sophomore Riley Nations, who listened to the music when it first came out, said, “The main vocalist had a good voice, and I liked the flow of the song.”
Coach Mia Augustavo-Fisher Is Reviving The Tradition And Growth Of The Lakeside Girls Basketball Program
Lakeside Girls Basketball Head Coach Mia Augustavo-Fisher has an extensive history as both a female athlete and coach. After playing at The University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and professionally overseas for 10 years, Augustavo-Fisher got her first coaching position in 2013 as a marketer and recruiter for the Stanford women’s team as part of Tara VanDerveer’s coaching staff.
Driver examination stations are closed today
The Highway Patrol driver examination stations will be closed statewide for a couple of holidays this month. The driver examination stations are closed today in observance of Lincoln’s birthday. Normal operations will resume on Tuesday. The driver examination stations also will be closed on Monday, February 19th, in observance of Washington’s birthday Normal operations will resume on Tuesday, February 20th.
Mules Baseball Changes Weekend Home Series Schedule vs. Davenport
WARRENSBURG, Mo. -- Due to forecasted inclement weather and cooler temperatures Friday, February 16, University of Central Missouri Mules baseball has cahnged its home series schedule vs. Davenport. The Mules and Panthers will now play a pair of 1 p.m. doubleheaders Saturday, February 17, and Sunday, February 18, at Crane...
Airway Heights Police Chief Brad Richmond helps gives two-year-old child in foster care the birthday of a lifetime
AIRWAY HEIGHTS - A two-year-old child in foster care received the birthday of a lifetime - riding in a police car. Airway Heights Police Chief Brad Richmond had the honor of taking the little boy for a ride along in his cruiser. “He loves police officers,” said foster mom Sierra...
Dozens of dead fish surface on Long Lake, Fish and Wildlife investigating
TUMTUM, Wash. — Washington residents are expressing concern after dozens of dead fish were discovered near Long Lake. A video circulating social media shows both small and large fish floating downstream on the Spokane River, dozens of them washing up on land surrounding the water. The Washington Department of Ecology and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) are aware of the situation, but don't know what caused the fish to die.
Inside Heart’s Hart
Lincoln Southwest High School sat tall, casting a vague shadow down on the beginnings of the 2nd Annual Student Council (StuCo) Color Run. Colorful flags were hung up around the perimeter and the admissions table was buzzing with excitement. Carefully drawn out chalk covered the cement, even with the knowledge of it being covered up with rainbow powder seconds later.
It's not too late: Committee leaders encourage people to vote in Special Election
SPOKANE, Wash. - There are several school district levies and bonds on the ballot this week and committee leaders are using last minute efforts to encourage people to cast their vote.