Contact Us
Northwest News

Northwest News - Page 11

Andrew Burton/Getty Images
Andrew Burton/Getty Images
[

Millions Coming In for Competing Gun Initiatives

While voters won't weigh in on two competing gun-related ballot measures for months, money is already pouring into the campaigns in advance of the November election.

One measure proposes universal background checks for all gun sales and transfers in Washington state, with some exemptions

Read More|Comment

Spokane County Sheriff Facebook
Spokane County Sheriff Facebook
[

Missing Couple’s Car Found in Idaho

Authorities say a car belonging to a Spokane Valley, Washington, couple reported missing after a suspicious fire at their home has been found in nearby Benewah County, Idaho, with two bodies inside.

The identities of those found in the car Friday were not immediately made public

Read More|Comment

Category: Northwest News Tags:
police-lights
[

Accident Near George Injures Five

The Grant County Sheriff's Office says two men suffered broken necks and three others were also injured when their car rolled over after failing to negotiate a curve near George.

Alcohol and speed were cited as factors

Read More|Comment

Category: Northwest News Tags:
KNDO
KNDO
[

Major Storm Wreaks Havoc on Central and Eastern Washington

A massive, dramatic dust storm more often associated with the Southwest blew through Eastern Washington and north Idaho on Tuesday evening in advance of thunderstorms, lightning and rain.

Washington state troopers say the dust storm reduced visibility to zero in parts of Whitman and Adams counties, leading to numerous traffic accidents, especially in the Ritzville area southwest of Spokane

Read More|Comment

Category: Northwest News Tags:
40th Avenue and Washington Avenue is a popular location for political signs. (Lance Tormey/News Talk KIT)
40th Avenue and Washington Avenue is a popular location for political signs. (Lance Tormey/News Talk KIT)
[

Time and Place Restrictions Help Moses Lake Control Political Signs

The city of Moses Lake has found a way to restrict the placement of political signs after the city was flooded with political signs in city parks and other city-owned property.

Read More|Comment

Oscar Sosa/Getty Images
Oscar Sosa/Getty Images
[

Hot Temps, Lightning Challenging Firefighters

Firefighters across the Northwest reacted as triple-digit heat and lightning made their job even more difficult in an area where two dozen large wildfires are already burning.

The Central Oregon Interagency Dispatch Center says roughly 1,500 lightning strikes started nearly 20 new wildfires by Monday evening in central Oregon

Read More|Comment

Category: Northwest News Tags:
KNDO
KNDO
[

Thousands of Building Threatened by Wildfires

A dozen wildfires are actively burning in central and eastern Washington on Saturday, but firefighters are starting to get control of about half of them.

Fire officials report more than a thousand homes and structures are still in some danger, however, and the weather report calls for more hot and windy weather

Read More|Comment

Category: Northwest News Tags:
Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Joe Raedle/Getty Images
[

Technology Helping Builders Expedite Paperwork

Kittitas County is one of the first counties in the state to use technology to help speed up the building process.

Read More|Comment

Category: Northwest News Tags:
David McNew/Getty Images
David McNew/Getty Images
[

Pot Sales Contribute More Than a Million in Tax Revenue

Pot sales are burning up state sales tax charts despite many cities in Eastern and Central Washington having bans or moratoriums on pot sales. One of the few local cities that allows it is now reconsidering, however

Read More|Comment

KNDO
KNDO
[

Benton County Sheriff Investigating Triple Homicide

Sheriff's officials say they have identified the three people found dead on a farm near Finley in Benton County.

Read More|Comment

Category: Northwest News Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalkkit.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!