SPOKANE, Wash – A local veteran recently contacted KHQ saying a Veterans Affairs Medical Center employee told him to say he's suicidal to get a faster appointment.
The story sparked a firestorm – both from within the community and beyond. Staffers from the
KHQ.COM - Emergency crews are on the scene of a train derailment in Sandpoint on N. Boyer Ave between Chestnut & Baldy Mountain Rd., that's in Bonners County. Authorities are asking all drivers to avoid the area as they work to clear the scene. We're working on gathering you more
UPDATE: Crews fighting a large blaze in central Washington hope to increase containment levels by Wednesday evening, but are keeping a wary eye on weather conditions later in the week. The fire burning near Cle Elum has burned dozens of homes and caused about 900 people to
SPOKANE, Wash. - Investigators with the Spokane Fire Department say the fire that burned dangerously close last week near the Convent Of The Holy Names by SFCC was human caused.
The fire burned about five acres, but no structures were damaged.
Investigators are now trying to determine if
KHQ.COM - On Monday morning emergency crews responded to a rollover crash on I-90 at the 2nd Ave. exit in the westbound lanes. The Washington State Patrol tells KHQ that the crashed happened when two trucks crashed after one driver made a late decision to exit.
The driver of the truck that flipped
REPUBLIC, Wash. - Watching families play along the boat docks and campgrounds on Saturday, Black Beach Resort owner Sharon Collins couldn't help but smile. In fact, she couldn't help but wipe away tears. The popular getaway spot, which sits about eight miles outside of Republic, was finally
SPOKANE, Wash. – Roughly 50,000 veterans live in Spokane County, according to the US Census, and many of them are in need of medical and/or mental health assistance through the Spokane Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
However, as more men and women return home from serving overseas, the
KHQ.COM - The 9-1-1 outage in parts of northern Spokane County and in Stevens County is now over. All services have been restored.
KHQ.COM - Citizens in northern parts of Spokane County and in Stevens County may not be able to reach 9-1-1 service as a result of
By ERIC TUCKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - To his friends, Neil E. Prescott was a "gentle giant" - a physically towering young man with a background in computers and electronics and a sarcastic, even biting, sense of humor that people close to him knew to shrug off as innocuous.
SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - Emergency crews responded to a serious crash at Argonne & Upriver on Thursday. Authorities tell us that a moving truck and a car were heading on N. Argonne when the car slammed into the back of the truck.
1 person from the car and 2 people from the truck were