At Monday night's meeting, Spokane City Councilors approved an additional reserve of $100,000 to fund the Riverpoint Campus construction project.
That represents an overage of about 9% of the total $1.37 million dollar cost. Records show the overages come from unexpected rock excavation,
Christmas Tree Elegance is a raffle of 18 themed custom-decorated trees with prizes which include gift certificates, items and cash. Each prize package includes the decorated tree and its gifts and is valued at approximately $5,000. Raffle tickets are $1 each.
You can enter the raffle at either of
When Narleen Campton was killed in the small town of Northport, Washington it shook the whole community. The murder happened the night before Thanksgiving in 2011 and her funeral was two years ago Tuesday. Two years later in the Stevens County Courthouse on Monday a plea deal was reached with
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - A 17-year-old Arizona girl hugged her two younger sisters, touched their faces and talked about how they had all changed when they finally were reunited after their mother and stepfather kept them imprisoned in their home for up to two years, authorities said.
It's been a
CDA Police are asking for your help locating 49-year-old Michael Morehead. He was reported missing back on Nov. 22nd. Yesterday, Detectives have pinged his phone and determined he is somewhere in the Fernan Saddle area. That area is heavily wooded.
Today detectives have not been able to determine
By MARY ESCHAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An animal rights group is asking New York courts to recognize scientific evidence of emotional and cognitive abilities in chimpanzees and to grant the animals "legal personhood" so that they are ensured better treatment.
Nonhuman Rights Project, a
By MICHAEL KUNZELMANAssociated Press
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A federal prosecutor vowed Tuesday to prove that a former BP drilling engineer was trying to destroy evidence when he deleted hundreds of text messages from a cellphone after the company's 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
But a lawyer
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) - Police are searching for a woman wearing plenty of pink who robbed a bank in a Maryland suburb of the nation's capital.
Prince George's County police said on the department's blog that the woman wearing a pink coat and a pink head wrap entered a Capitol One Bank
The Spokane Sheriff's Department says an inmate was found unconscious Tuesday afternoon during a routine housing check.
In a press release issued, Deputy Mark Gregory says the inmate is a woman and was found hanging in a shower area. Deputy Gregory says Corrections Officers and emergency
By ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans controlling the House oppose a drive by Democrats to renew jobless benefits averaging less than $300 a week nationwide for the long-term unemployed, a senior GOP lawmaker said Tuesday.
"I don't see much appetite on our side for
Monday morning, Spokane firefighters responded to two active house fires that broke out within a couple of hours – and miles – of each other, stretching city crews thin.
The first destroyed a single-story home on North Stone just before 4:00 a.m., while the second ripped through the
By SAMANTHA HENRYAssociated Press
RIDGEWOOD, N.J. (AP) - A 10-year-old boy who had been named the town's honorary police chief was given a funeral with full police honors Tuesday, his flag-draped coffin arriving at church to the sound of bagpipes and leaving with a motorcycle escort.
"I lost a
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hollywood studios have won a copyright case against Hotfile Corp. after a Florida judge on Tuesday ordered the file-hosting website to pay $80 million in damages.
The court also ordered Hotfile to shut down within 20 days unless the website uses "state-of-the-art content