KHQ Spokane Local News Headlines

  • BreakingGood Samaritans save woman from verbal attack on Centennial Trail
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Evanlene Melting Tallow wanted to hit the centennial trail for a bike ride and train for her next cycling event. When she got to the end of the trail near Argonne road in Spokane Valley, what happened next left her in shock.   "He l…
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Aug 17, 5:19am -
  • BreakingMan dead after crashing ATV in southwestern Montana
    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - A man is dead after crashing his all-terrain vehicle on a remote trail in southwestern Montana. The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports a search that included two helicopters was launched after 76-year-old Stanley Hamilton's wife r…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Aug 17, 4:26am -
  • Breaking“What are you grateful for today?â€� sign evokes positive thinking in Spokane
    SPOKANE, Wash. - If you’ve driven down 37th Avenue between Grand and Perry on Spokane’s South Hill, you’ve probably seen a sign that reads “What are you grateful for today?” Trevor Finchamp hung the sign on his tree in his front yard earlie…
    - 5 hours ago, 18 Aug 17, 1:53am -
  • BreakingParking lot safety: what to look for
    SPOKANE, Wash. - A woman and her child are continuing to recover after being sent to the hospital Wednesday night when they got hit by a car in a Costco parking lot. The two were initially trapped under the vehicle. Though the case is still under inv…
    - 6 hours ago, 18 Aug 17, 1:27am -
  • BreakingFamily says 'Help me Hayley' after roof issue
    ATHOL, Idaho - So many of us are dreading winter, but likely nothing like one North Idaho family. Last winter, their roof began to leak causing caused flooding and countless sleepless nights. The family said they were getting nowhere on their own unt…
    - 6 hours ago, 18 Aug 17, 1:25am -
  • BreakingHealth official confirm 2 rabid bats in eastern Idaho
    IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) - Eastern Idaho officials say two rabid bats were recently found in Idaho Falls and Swan Valley. According to an Eastern Idaho Public Health news release, bats are the only animal in the state known to be natural carriers of t…
    - 6 hours ago, 18 Aug 17, 12:59am -
  • BreakingSpokane Street Department works to finalize Snow Response Plan ahead of winter
    SPOKANE, Wash. - While summer is still surrounding us, the inevitable changing of the seasons isn't too far away. The City of Spokane Street Department is working to finalize updates to its Snow Response Plan ahead of the first snowfall. The city say…
    - 6 hours ago, 18 Aug 17, 12:54am -
  • BreakingTreacherous traffic selfies go viral ahead of 'Apoc-eclipse'
    So it begins. We are just a few short days away from the 2017 solar eclipse. T-minus 3 days, to be exact. The anticipation for the eclipse may actually *eclipse* the actual event with traffic jams and fuel shortages.  Traffic to the path of totality…
    - 7 hours ago, 18 Aug 17, 12:03am -
  • BreakingUsing a pinhole projector to view the eclipse
    SPOKANE, Wash. - If you didn't get a chance to snag a pair of eclipse glasses, there's a different way you can still view the eclipse. It's called a pinhole projector, and it's a fun arts and crafts project you can do with your kids at home. All you…
    - 8 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 11:33pm -
  • BreakingNASA debunks myths about the total solar eclipse
    SPOKANE, Wash. - As we all know, solar eclipses have been going on since the beginning of time. Naturally, some myths formed to make sense of some things that may have happened. But NASA wants to correct these misconceptions using science. The first…
    - 8 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 11:02pm -
  • BreakingPlaces in our region to watch the solar eclipse
    SPOKANE, Wash. - We are officially 4 days away from the  EASTERN WASHINGTON: Mobius Children's Museum - Solar Eclipse Viewing Party - 9am - event details - LIMITED SUPPLY OF GLASSES Spokane County Libraries (7 locations) - Solar Eclipse Day - 10am -…
    - 8 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 10:53pm -
  • BreakingVictim of downtown Spokane shooting identified
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office has confirmed the identity of the man who died in a downtown Spokane shooting Tuesday afternoon.  The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Jose Mayel Hernandez.  Spokane Police arrested…
    - 9 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 10:33pm -
  • BreakingWashington apple farmers may see higher returns this season
    WENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) - Experts say Washington apple farmers may be in for higher returns with large crop amounts expected and a decline in apple production in Europe, Mexico and Canada. The Washington State Tree Fruit Association's Aug. 1 forecast e…
    - 9 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 9:54pm -
  • BreakingLocal actor charged with attempted murder after baseball bat attack
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The man accused of Attempted Murder after Spokane Police say he beat a woman with a baseball bat Wednesday night made his first court appearance on Thursday.  41-year-old Jeremy Lindholm showed no emotion as a judge handed down a $1…
    - 10 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 9:30pm -
  • Court documents in fatal downtown Spokane shooting: 'Oh my God, I thought the safety was on'
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The 16-year-old boy who police believe shot and killed a man inside a car in downtown Spokane this week thought the safety of the gun was on, according to newly released court documents.  Spokane Police were called to a reported sh…
    - 13 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 5:41pm -

Spokesman News Headlines

Spokane Journal of Business News

  • Arborist moves business to West Central district
    Kelly Chadwick, owner of Spokane arborist service Spirit Pruners, has bought a former mechanic-shop building and single-family residence with 3,600 square feet of combined space at 2425 W. Broadway, where Chadwick plans to move the business and resid…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • Investors enticed by snow cycling manufacturer MotoTrax
    Randy Gentry always hated putting his dirt bike away for the winter as a child. And he was never impressed with what he believes is the lack of agility snowmobiles have to offer riders. So starting at 14, Gentry, now 26, started working on an idea…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • TDR Logistics on pace for record haul this year
    The three-son second generation of ownership at West Plains-based TDR Logistics LLC says the company is experiencing unprecedented heights in terms of sales and activity.The company’s average, gross monthly revenue in 2017 so far has been $1…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • Spokane VA hospital halts behavioral health project
    Mann-Grandstaff Veterans Affairs Medical Center, in northwest Spokane, has halted a nearly $8 million Intensive Outpatient Mental Health and Education Building project, citing unforeseen costs in site work.The project site is on the northwest porti…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • CXT aims to deepen manufacturing partnerships
    Executives at Spokane Valley-based manufacturer CXT Inc. say the company wants to begin deepening manufacturing partnerships with commercial enterprises that need its help researching and designing products. “As a manufacturer, we offer a lot…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • Big Silver Lake Mall space being remodeled for call center
    SPi CRM, a Philippines-based subsidiary of the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co., plans to remodel a former Sports Authority store space within the Silver Lake Mall, at 200 W. Hanley, for use as a new customer-service call center.JP Meris, SPi…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • Guest Commentary: Massive fires boosting wood prices
    Massive forest fires in western parts of Canada and the U.S. aren’t only choking us with layers of smoke, but are cutting off lumber supplies around our country. The result is the cost of a new home is rising because of the growing shortage of…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • Merkel Sports Complex to host national BMX race event
    Spokane Sports Commission President and CEO Eric Sawyer says the city of Spokane could reap $2.3 million in visitor spending from this weekend’s 2017 USA BMX Lumberjack Nationals at the Dwight Merkel Sports Complex, in North Spokane.The spor…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • Trailer retailer here spins off service, repair business
    Spokane Valley-based Inland Pacific Trailer Service & Repair LLC has spun off from Inland Pacific Trailer Sales Inc. to become its own corporation, says Steven Hanning, one of the three owners of the spinoff company.Inland Pacific Trailer Service &…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • West Side hauler buys Lile Moving in Valley
    Lakewood, Wash.-based Golden Services LLC says it has acquired the Spokane Valley operations of Lile Moving & Storage, located at 11016 E. Montgomery.Golden Services branch manager Matt Cortez says the acquisition occurred on June 30. Cortez says h…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • Kavadias Hall PLLC: Accounting for expansion
    While the namesakes at the Spokane accounting and business consulting firm Kavadias Hall PLLC prefer the small-firm environment, prolonged strong growth has forced them to double their accounting staff so they can manage the workload.Jeff Kavadias,…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • First Brightway Insurance agency in Washington state opens in Spokane Valley
    Insurance broker Vays Sarwar has opened the first Brightway Insurance franchise agency in Washington state here. Called Brightway, The Sarwar Agency, the office is located in a 1,000-square-foot space at 2901 N. Argonne Road, Ste. 3, in Spokane Val…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • HiTest Sand shifts gears in site search
    Edmonton, Alberta-based HiTest Sand Inc. is working on Plan C in its search for a site to develop a $300 million silicon smelter in northeastern WashingtonHiTest Sand now is looking at a site south of Newport, says Colin Willenbrock, general manage…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • Florida company acquires Spokane Valley-based software developer Configio LLC
    Florida-based Community Brands LLC has acquired Spokane Valley-based Configio LLC, a software development company, making Configio one of four companies Community Brands has purchased since April.Configio, located at 1421 N. Mullan Road, has an emp…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -
  • Small Business Watch
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:00pm -