KHQ Spokane Local News Headlines

  • BreakingPolice investigate after woman stabs man on South Hill
    Spokane Police are investigating after they say a woman stabbed a man with a knife on the South Hill after neighbors say the two got into a fight. It happened at Regal Village Apartments Saturday evening.  Officers say the man ran off, but neighbors…
    - 1 hour ago, 23 Apr 17, 4:17am -
  • BreakingHundreds gather in Spokane for March for Science on Earth Day
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Thousands of people across the country and the world took to the streets Saturday to march in the name of science. Here in Spokane, hundreds gathered in Riverfront Park for the march. Organizers said the March For Science was to prot…
    - 4 hours ago, 23 Apr 17, 1:47am -
  • BreakingMake-A-Wish helps Spokane girl's Disney dreams come true
    SPOKANE, Wash. - After enduring multiple treatments for cancer, an adorable 5-year-old girl is getting a happy ending to her Cinderella story. The only thing Aubree wants is to go to Disney World, and on Saturday, her wish came true with a special se…
    - 4 hours ago, 23 Apr 17, 1:22am -
  • BreakingJoint investigation busts Moses Lake meth dealer
    MOSES LAKE, Wash. - A joint investigation between Washington and Oregon drug task forces has landed a 45-year-old Moses Lake man in jail.  Working with the Dulles, Oregon-based Mid-Columbia Interagency Narcotics Task Force (aka MINT), Grant County's…
    - 9 hours ago, 22 Apr 17, 8:34pm -
  • BreakingAPNewsBreak: Problems remain at troubled Washington hospital
    SEATTLE (AP) - Inspectors who visited Washington state's largest psychiatric hospital found that safety problems that thrust the facility into the national spotlight after the escape of two dangerous patients a year ago persist, including neglected p…
    - 11 hours ago, 22 Apr 17, 6:59pm -
  • BreakingSpokane detectives investigating possible in-custody suicide attempt
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane County Sheriff's Office deputies and Major Crimes detectives report they are investigating a possible suicide attempt at the Spokane County Jail Friday afternoon.  Deputies and detectives were called to the Spokane County Ja…
    - 11 hours ago, 22 Apr 17, 6:12pm -
  • One year later: kitten gets new lease on life after severe burns
    DEER PARK, Wash. - A cat in North Spokane is enjoying a new lease on life nearly a year after someone tied something to its tail and set it on fire. Phoenix had severe burns to the back half of her body. It's been a long road to recovery, but this ca…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 17, 5:19am -
  • Superintendent of CDA school district resigns
    Coeur d'Alene school district superintendent Matt Handelman has announced that he will be resigning so he can take a job at Evergreen Public Schools in Vancouver.  Handelman will say with the Coeur d'Alene district through the end of April, and will…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 17, 5:09am -
  • Spokane crews investigate laundry room fire
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane firefighters rushed to the scene after a homeowner called in a laundry room fire Friday evening on West Princeton Ave. in Spokane.   Crews were able to put out the flames in about five minutes.  Everyone inside was able to…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 17, 3:55am -
  • Parents confused by dance studio closure
    SPOKANE, Wash. - A concerning sign was posted on the front door of the Dance Emporium in North Spokane saying classes were cancelled until further notice. Turns out, there is a new owner that will be taking over and everything will go back to normal…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 17, 3:08am -
  • What's next for employees, customers of Positive Changes
    SPOKANE, Wash. - It's a scramble for answers now that Positive Changes Hypnosis in Spokane has filed for bankruptcy. Employees are out of work while clients and vendors are out a lot of money. They are out of more than $5 million according to the doc…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 17, 1:58am -
  • You’re Not Alone: Suicide warning signs and how you can help
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Suicide is a difficult topic for many to discuss, but right now there's a sense of urgency to talk about it. In the past week, two teens in Spokane County have taken their lives and police in North Idaho say it might also have happen…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 17, 1:30am -
  • Woman in need of double lung transplant hoping for a miracle
    SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - In 2007, Lindsey Lueck was diagnosed with Non-Cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis and her life has never been the same. "I need to take a lot of time for myself to do breathing nebulizer treatments, I do a vest that percusses me se…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 17, 1:06am -
  • Little girl donates her long locks to Wigs for Kids
    COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - Like all six year olds, Emmerie Rise and her twin brother, Emmett, love to color. In fact, they enjoy it so much; they’ve gone through dozens and dozens of coloring books. But, there’s one thing she loves more than coloring…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 17, 12:30am -
  • Police search for wanted Sandpoint man who ran from officers on foot
    SANDPOINT, Idaho - Friday afternoon the Idaho State Police was on a traffic stop with a Daniel J Springsteel from Sandpoint when he fled from officers on foot. Police determined that Springsteel was wanted in both Bonner and Kootenai counties. Spring…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Apr 17, 12:18am -

Spokesman News Headlines

Spokane Journal of Business News

  • Wheatland Bank expands its mortgage division
    Spokane-based Wheatland Bank has expanded its mortgage division downtown.The home loan division, led by Troy Sims, senior vice president and director of residential lending services, has a team of 15, including six residential lenders and support s…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Golf season’s start dampened in Spokane
    The wind stiffened and the rain increased when Rod Tamura stepped back from his attempt to chip onto a green at Downriver Golf Course in northwest Spokane last week.As the elements subsided, Tamura looked at his playing partners—Jamie Tamura…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Blending work, play in hobby entrepreneurship
    Work and hobbies lie at opposite ends of the motivational spectrum. By definition, we go to work to make a living and practice hobbies in our leisure time, primarily for intrinsic enjoyment. Rather than maintaining strict boundaries between work and…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • City’s economic development effort gains momentum
    Officials with the city of Spokane say its economic development program is starting to have some noticeable impacts this season, with several key projects starting or expected to start construction soon. City planner, and team lead for the program,…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Inland Capital to start its first private equity fund
    Since its launch in 2008, Inland Capital LLC, a Spokane-based private money lender, has grown its total annual loan volume to $30 million, as of year-end 2016.Now, the company plans to start its first private equity fund this spring with a goal of…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • $1.5 million project slated at Music City Building
    Spokane-based developer GVD Hospitality Management Services Inc. plans to start work this month on a $1.5 million renovation project at the vacant Music City Building downtown, continuing work at its properties along the 1000 block of west First Aven…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Cheney credit union develops West Plains branch
    Cheney Federal Credit Union has started construction on its second branch, which will be located at the south corner of Westbow Boulevard and Aero Road, near the Interstate 90-Medical Lake interchange, says JoAn Sanders, CEO of the credit union.The…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Action Fasteners reports rising revenue trend
    Tim Jackson started Action Fasteners & Supply Inc., of Spokane, in 1994 out of his garage with two sheets of plywood and four sawhorses.Today, the wholesale fastener distribution company at 3335 E. Trent operates in 10,000 square feet of space and…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Riding the cycles: Monitor rates, stay diversified
    Currently, we’re trading near the all-time highs of the U.S. stock market, while the bond market continues near its all-time lows. This cyclicality aspect of the markets is leading many to conclude that the time may be coming near for them to…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Extended-stay hotel opens after long renovation
    Lee Carney, principal and general manager at Turning Leaf Townhomes extended-stay lodging on Spokane’s North Side, says the facility is now fully operational after two years of room-by-room rehabilitation of the former Solar World Estates comp…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Advisors Mortgage duo embraces team approach
    As the Spokane real estate market continues to heat up, lenders here at The Advisors Mortgage Co. say they’re preparing for added competition in mortgage loans. “The current market is definitely a seller’s market,â€� says B…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Go Green Enterprises: Going with the ‘green’
    When most people hear the name Go Green Enterprises, it’s unlikely they connect the newly formed business with Washington’s burgeoning marijuana industry. However, the name is oddly appropriate for the Spokane-based business, which be…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Oil, coal train measure aims for ballot
    One proposed ballot initiative that would put restrictions on oil and coal shipments via railroad through Spokane for public safety reasons is in the signature-gathering process, while another that sought to ban such shipments outright by codifying p…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • McDonald’s tabs Spokane for mobile-order testing
    Oakbrook, Ill.-based McDonald’s Corp. has rolled out mobile, to-go ordering beta testing at 51 restaurants across the Inland Northwest.Mark Ray Jr., owner of North Idaho Food Services Inc., which operates five McDonald’s restaurants i…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • Lincoln Center returns to its roots as church venue
    True Hope Church, a Spokane-based Assemblies of God church, has bought for $2.6 million the Lincoln Center, at 1316 N. Lincoln, where True Hope has consolidated its South Hill and North Side operations, says Ryan Layton, a commercial real estate brok…
    - 10 days ago, 13 Apr 17, 1:00pm -