Multiple people injured in three-car crash on Highway 2
Spokane, Wash. -- One person had to be extricated and several others were hospitalized in a three-car crash in North Spokane Sunday afternoon.
Man admits to killing Spokane mother in Bozeman, not in Idaho Falls, says prosecutor
IDAHO FALLS — A man accused of murdering a 34-year-old Spokane mother who was found dead in an RV in Idaho Falls has admitted to investigators he killed her much earlier than initially thought and not in Idaho, according to prosecutors. Chris Foiles, 42, was indicted in Bonneville County...
Gonzaga Men jump up five spots to #19 in AP Top 25
SPOKANE, Wash. - The Gonzaga Bulldogs jumped up four spots in this week's AP Top 25 from No. 23 to No. 19 after its 70-57 win over then-No. 17-ranked Saint Mary's and its 18-point win over San Francisco, both on the road. The Gaels fell six spots from No. 17...
Local Resident Arrested for 1st Degree Robbery and Assault in Spokane
The Spokane Police Department (SPD) has arrested Martel L. Stewart-Toliver on charges of 1st degree robbery. The arrest came after a store clerk was injured during a theft incident on March 1, 2024, near Maple and Maxwell.
Man who allegedly set house in Spokane on fire dies from apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound
SPOKANE, Wash. — A man who police say attempted to set a house on fire died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound after a long standoff with Spokane police and SWAT on Sunday afternoon. According to the Spokane Police Department (SPD), officers responded to a domestic violence call on...
Man believed to have shot himself during Sunday standoff, according to Spokane police
SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Spokane Police Department says the suspect in a standoff at a retirement community in west central Spokane Sunday shot himself.
This City in Washington Is Smoking More Weed Than Anywhere Else in the State
Cannabis, commonly referred to as marijuana, weed, or pot, is a psychoactive substance derived from the cannabis plant. It is utilized for both recreational and medicinal purposes, producing various effects on the mind and body, such as euphoria, relaxation, pain relief, increased appetite, and altered perception. Despite being legal for...
Black ice impacts North Idaho drivers Monday morning, more possible Tuesday
SPOKANE, Wash. — A Monday morning snowfall across eastern Washington and North Idaho left road conditions very slippery and icy while temperatures are below freezing. And Tuesday looks like more of the same conditions. In North Idaho, around 3-5" of snow fell north of Coeur d'Alene and has made...
Blustery conditions ahead in forecast
Scattered snow flurries and snow showers this evening. Becoming partly cloudy later. Low 21F. Winds light and variable. Chance of snow 50%. Scattered snow flurries and snow showers this evening. Becoming partly cloudy later. Low 21F. Winds light and variable. Chance of snow 50%. Tomorrow. Intervals of clouds and sunshine....
Two hurt in hit and run in Spokane Valley
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. — Troopers are investigating after two people were hurt in a hit-and-run collision in Spokane Valley, shortly after 3:00 pm on Sunday. Washington State Patrol said two vehicles were driving eastbound on E. Trent Avenue as they approached a roundabout at N. Barker Road. Troopers say the driver of a Jeep Wrangler was speeding and reportedly driving erratically. At the roundabout, the Jeep rear-ended a Toyota Camry. The driver of the Jeep then drove away.
Snow showers to start out the week
The week begins with cold temperatures and snow showers. By the late afternoon/ evening, expect mostly dry conditions in the Spokane area.
Psychedelic Washington church working toward legal immunity to consume ayahuasca
As early as this spring, the federal government could allow members of a Spokane religious congregation to lay on the grassy floor of a nondescript building to consume their sacrament — a
Bracketology 2024: Gonzaga and BYU surge in the first bracket projection for the field of 68 in March
It feels like it was just last week but so much has happened since the UConn Huskies took home the title in April. Once again, a deluge of schools, players, and coaches have changed places. That is all over now and the season is well underway and we now have enough data to start looking at teams and where they stand when it comes to the NCAA Tournament.
Former Pasco police officer sentenced to 25 years for murder
SPOKANE, Wash. — Former Pasco Police officer Richard Aguirre has been sentenced to 300 months or 25 years in prison for the 1986 murder of Ruby Doss in east Spokane.
Multiple slide-offs in the Spokane area on Monday morning
SPOKANE, Wash. — Drivers will want to give themselves extra time on Monday morning after a new round of snow overnight brought slick conditions to the roads. Officers across the Inland Northwest have been busy with cars sliding off major highways all around the region. South of Spokane, the...
Traffic slow moving on SR 195 at Plaza Road due to multiple slide-offs
SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - Multiple crashes and slide-offs are slowing down traffic on State Route 195, just south of Spangle. The Washington Department of Transportation says alternating traffic control has been set up in the area, and traffic is flowing in both directions.
Spokane gas prices jump 14 cents per gallon
SPOKANE, Wash. — Drivers in the Inland Northwest will likely notice a big jump at the gas pump the next time they go to fill up. Prices in Spokane jumped 14 cents per gallon in the last week, according to fuel analyst GasBuddy. The average price for a gallon of gas is now $3.75.
March ODEI Newsletter Available Online
The EWU Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion newsletter is packed with special events and happenings for March, which also happens to be Women’s History Month. EWU partners have collaborated with Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies to bring a variety of events to campus. To learn about the many ways to get involved, access the ODEI newsletter online.
Semi slide-off blocking US 395 near Freya Street
SPOKANE, Wash. - A semi slide-off is blocking US 395 near the roundabout on Freya St.
Snow is on the way!
Bands of snow showers are on the way with Winter Weather Advisories in place Sunday night until Monday afternoon for portions of eastern Washington and north Idaho. The National Weather Service has issued Winter Weather Advisories to last from Sunday 10 p.m. to Monday 1 p.m. for the following cities: Sandpoint, Fourth Of July Pass, Kettle Falls, Deer Park, Fruitland, Newport, Priest River, Orin-Rice Road, Metaline, Springdale-Hunters Road, Metaline Falls, Clark Fork, Wallace, Northport, Fernwood, Bonners Ferry, Osburn, Colville, Eastport, Dobson Pass, Kellogg, St. Maries, Flowery Trail Road, Mullan, Pinehurst, Lookout Pass, Schweitzer Mountain Road, Tiger, Chewelah, Athol, and Ione.