spokane

Fairchild to Get a Dozen More KC-135s
SPOKANE (AP) — Fairchild Air Force Base near Spokane has been assigned an additional dozen air refueling tanker planes.
The Air Force said Monday it will move 12 of its older KC-135 tankers to Fairchild to make room for the new KC-46A tankers elsewhere...
Spokane Plans to Appeal Fine for Accident at Power Plant
SPOKANE (AP) — The city of Spokane plans to appeal a $60,000 fine for alleged training and safety failures that led to two employees being burned at its Waste-to-Energy Plant last fall.
Last month, the Washington Department of Labor & Industries cited Spokane for 10 violations of state law that w…
Symbol of 1974 World’s Fair in Spokane to be Renovated
SPOKANE (AP) — The symbol of the 1974 World's Fair in Spokane is getting a major renovation.
The U.S. Pavilion is a concrete-and-wire structure that towers over Riverfront Park like a giant circus tent without a cover.
The Spokesman-Review reports that the Spokane Park Board has approved a …
Officer Gets Desk Duty for Combative Suspect Encounter
SPOKANE (AP) — A Spokane Police officer has finished a year on desk duty after body camera footage showed what Police Chief Craig Meidl called an "atrocious" encounter with a suspect in the back seat of his car.
The Spokesman-Review reported Tuesday that Officer Chris McMurtre…
2 Dead, Firefighter Injured in North Spokane Apartment Fire
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a man and woman have died and a firefighter was injured in an apartment fire in north Spokane.
The Spokesman-Review reports the blaze began around 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Rosewood Club apartments.
The Spokane Fire Department firefighters union says a firefig…

Load More Articles