Spokane Police Officer Laid Off After Rape Charge FiledA Spokane police sergeant charged with the rape of another officer at a party has been laid off without pay while his criminal case proceeds.
Tens Of Thousands Shivering Without Power In SpokaneA major windstorm last Tuesday damaged the electrical grid in Spokane, the state's second-largest city
Teacher Contracts Still Being Negotiated Across WashingtonAs parents do their back-to-school shopping, some teachers across the state are still negotiating their contracts.
Washington Takes Steps To Reduce Wolf Conflicts This SummerThe season when wolves come into conflict with livestock in Eastern Washington has arrived, but the state Department of Fish and Wildlife is ready.
Witness: Man Killed By Police Told Officers 'Shoot Me'Authorities investigating the Feb. 10 death of Antonio Zambrano-Montes in Pasco on Wednesday released audio files of interviews with witnesses, as well as video. A prosecutor is deciding whether the three officers who shot Zambrano-Montes should face criminal charges, a process likely to take months.
NAACP Leader To Speak Monday; Parents Say She Lied On RaceSpokane NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal says she will speak about the furor over racial identity sparked after her parents said she has falsely portrayed herself as black for years, but she is actually white.
Florist In Gay Rights Storm: 'I'm A Little Grain Of Sand'The 70-year-old grandmother who owns a flower shop in Washington state and became a national figure for refusing to provide flowers for a same-sex wedding says she was surprised her actions gained such notoriety.
Man Accused Of Spying On Ex-Girlfriend With Hidden CameraA 41-year-old Cheney, Washington man has been accused of spying on his ex-girlfriend by installing a wireless, hidden camera in her bedroom.
Measure Paves Way For WSU Medical SchoolHouse Bill 1559 eliminates a restriction dating from 1917 that gives the University of Washington in Seattle the exclusive right to operate a public medical school in the state of Washington
Spokane Officer Heading Home Makes Bank Robbery ArrestA Spokane, Washington, police officer was on his way home from work when he heard the call about a bank robbery.
Legislature OKs Bill Paving Way For WSU Medical SchoolA nearly-century old restriction giving the University of Washington in Seattle the exclusive right to operate a public medical school in the state of Washington was removed by the Legislature on Wednesday
House Passes Bill For Spokane-Based WSU Medical SchoolThe House has passed a bill that paves the way for a new Washington State University medical school in Spokane.