SPOKANE — A Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy working as a school resource officer has been fired for having a sexual relationship with a student.Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich says Deputy Mark “Cole” Speer was fired Thursday after an internal investigation.
Date: 05/05/2016 | Northwest
SPOKANE — A woman in her 20s has been diagnosed with the Zika virus in Spokane County.Local health officials say the Washington resident was infected while she was traveling out of the country.
Date: 02/29/2016 | Northwest
SPOKANE — Work to expand Mt. Spokane Ski and Snowboard Park is in limbo after Spokane County officials issued a grading permit for the project while the state Court of Appeals issued a preliminary injunction to halt the work.
Date: 01/25/2016 | Northwest
SPOKANE — Work to expand Mt. Spokane Ski and Snowboard Park is set to begin after Spokane County officials issued a grading permit for the project.
Date: 01/24/2016 | Northwest
SPOKANE — The death toll from a wind storm that struck Spokane County last November has climbed to four.
Date: 01/11/2016 | Northwest
SPOKANE — The Spokane-Spokane Valley metropolitan area is seeing a growing number of jobs since the Great Recession in areas that pay above-average wages.
Date: 01/04/2016 | Northwest
SPOKANE — Spokane officials have set aside $250,000 in legal fees to defend the city against a $6.5 million wrongful death claim by the family of a man who choked on his own vomit while being booked into the Spokane County Jail.
Date: 11/24/2015 | Northwest
SPOKANE — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has added a grain handling facility in Spokane County to the national Superfund list.The site is in the town of Freeman, about 15 miles east of Spokane.
Date: 09/29/2015 | Northwest
CHATTAROY — The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office says a woman and a 4-year-old child have died in a fire that started in an RV trailer early Tuesday.KREM-TV in Spokane reported that a dog also died in the blaze.
Date: 08/18/2015 | Northwest
SPOKANE — The family of a man who choked on his own vomit while being booked into the Spokane County Jail has filed a wrongful death claim seeking at least $6.5 million.
Date: 08/05/2015 | Northwest