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  • Boeing donates $1 million to Central Washington University

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:06 PM EDT2018-04-26 00:06:48 GMT

    ELLENSBURG, Wash. - One of Washington state's economic cornerstones has awarded a large donation to Central Washington University. The Central Washington University Foundation has received a $1 million donation from The Boeing Company to commemorate the career of CWU alumnus, Ray Conner, retired president and CEO of Boeing Commercial Airplanes and former vice chairman of The Boeing Company. The donation is 

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    ELLENSBURG, Wash. - One of Washington state's economic cornerstones has awarded a large donation to Central Washington University. The Central Washington University Foundation has received a $1 million donation from The Boeing Company to commemorate the career of CWU alumnus, Ray Conner, retired president and CEO of Boeing Commercial Airplanes and former vice chairman of The Boeing Company. The donation is 

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  • Two Level III transient sex offenders move to the Spokane area

    Two Level III transient sex offenders move to the Spokane area

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:56 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:56:43 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is alerting the public to two transient level three sex offenders moving to the Spokane area. 38-year-old Joshua Epperson and 40-year-old Michael Cottrell are not wanted by law enforcement at this time. Epperson was convicted of third-degree rape in 2003. Cottrell was convicted of communications with a minor for immoral purposes and second-degree sodomy in 1998. Spokane 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is alerting the public to two transient level three sex offenders moving to the Spokane area. 38-year-old Joshua Epperson and 40-year-old Michael Cottrell are not wanted by law enforcement at this time. Epperson was convicted of third-degree rape in 2003. Cottrell was convicted of communications with a minor for immoral purposes and second-degree sodomy in 1998. Spokane 

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  • US officials inspect Russian consular home in Seattle

    US officials inspect Russian consular home in Seattle

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:30 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:30:46 GMT
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    SEATTLE, Wash. (AP) - U.S. State Department officials have drilled out locks to inspect the former Russian consul general's Seattle residence, a day after Russian staff vacated the site. President Donald Trump's administration announced last month the diplomatic outpost would be closed and 60 Russian diplomats expelled nationwide to punish Moscow for its alleged role in poisoning an ex-spy in Britain. The Seattle Times reports a locksmith behind a blue tarp drille...

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    SEATTLE, Wash. (AP) - U.S. State Department officials have drilled out locks to inspect the former Russian consul general's Seattle residence, a day after Russian staff vacated the site. President Donald Trump's administration announced last month the diplomatic outpost would be closed and 60 Russian diplomats expelled nationwide to punish Moscow for its alleged role in poisoning an ex-spy in Britain. The Seattle Times reports a locksmith behind a blue tarp drille...

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  • New Seattle-Vancouver flight service to begin

    New Seattle-Vancouver flight service to begin

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:23:41 GMT

    SEATTLE, Wash. (AP) - Two airlines are offering direct one-hour flights between Seattle and Vancouver, British Columbia. KING reports that Kenmore Air, in a partnership with Harbour Air, will begin the service Thursday.    Officials said Microsoft President Brad Smith was a key proponent of bridging the 120-mile gap between Vancouver B.C. and Seattle, commonly referred to as the Cascadia Innovation Corridor. The flights will take off twice in the morning and twice...

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    SEATTLE, Wash. (AP) - Two airlines are offering direct one-hour flights between Seattle and Vancouver, British Columbia. KING reports that Kenmore Air, in a partnership with Harbour Air, will begin the service Thursday.    Officials said Microsoft President Brad Smith was a key proponent of bridging the 120-mile gap between Vancouver B.C. and Seattle, commonly referred to as the Cascadia Innovation Corridor. The flights will take off twice in the morning and twice...

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  • Man pleads innocent to murder in alleged drug debt shooting

    Man pleads innocent to murder in alleged drug debt shooting

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:16:59 GMT

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) - A 21-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and unlawful possession of a firearm in the shooting death of a man over an alleged drug debt. The Union-Bulletin reports Robert G. Sregzinski pleaded not guilty Monday in connection with the death of 34-year-old Gabriel Rodriguez in Walla Walla, Washington. In a probable cause statement filed in Walla Walla Superior Court, police say Sregzinski shot and killed Rodriguez April 21, 2016. &n...

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    WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) - A 21-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and unlawful possession of a firearm in the shooting death of a man over an alleged drug debt. The Union-Bulletin reports Robert G. Sregzinski pleaded not guilty Monday in connection with the death of 34-year-old Gabriel Rodriguez in Walla Walla, Washington. In a probable cause statement filed in Walla Walla Superior Court, police say Sregzinski shot and killed Rodriguez April 21, 2016. &n...

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  • Montana authorities identify 9-year-old killed in all-terrain vehicle crash

    Montana authorities identify 9-year-old killed in all-terrain vehicle crash

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:07:32 GMT

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Authorities have identified the 9-year-old boy who died after crashing an all-terrain vehicle. The Independent Record reports that Trystan James Stratton, a third-grade student at Boulder Elementary School, died in the crash Sunday afternoon. The Montana Highway Patrol says the boy drove the side-by-side utility vehicle off the right side of Sloans Lane north of Boulder and then overcorrected. The vehicle tipped onto its side and the boy was ejected. &...

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    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Authorities have identified the 9-year-old boy who died after crashing an all-terrain vehicle. The Independent Record reports that Trystan James Stratton, a third-grade student at Boulder Elementary School, died in the crash Sunday afternoon. The Montana Highway Patrol says the boy drove the side-by-side utility vehicle off the right side of Sloans Lane north of Boulder and then overcorrected. The vehicle tipped onto its side and the boy was ejected. &...

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  • Sentencing delayed for former Spokane Police Sargent Gordon Ennis

    Sentencing delayed for former Spokane Police Sargent Gordon Ennis

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:44:57 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Former disgraced Spokane Police Sargent Gordon Ennis was expected to be sentenced Wednesday afternoon but it  has been delayed.  Ennis was convicted of second degree rape for sexually  one of his coworkers at a party back in October 2015. Ennis has asked for another attorney to represent him for sentencing and appeal. The new sentencing date will be May 25th, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Former disgraced Spokane Police Sargent Gordon Ennis was expected to be sentenced Wednesday afternoon but it  has been delayed.  Ennis was convicted of second degree rape for sexually  one of his coworkers at a party back in October 2015. Ennis has asked for another attorney to represent him for sentencing and appeal. The new sentencing date will be May 25th, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. 

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  • PHOTOS: All lanes of I-90 reopen after semi-truck loses load in downtown Spokane

    PHOTOS: All lanes of I-90 reopen after semi-truck loses load in downtown Spokane

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:25:01 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Jim Martin Trucking LLC out of Hayden, Idaho confirmed with KHQ the driver of the semi-truck involved in Wednesday's crash on I-90 in downtown Spokane is okay and is cooperating with Troopers. The driver, who was hauling crushed cars, says he was cut off by another car, which he says started the chain reaction that caused the crash. 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Jim Martin Trucking LLC out of Hayden, Idaho confirmed with KHQ the driver of the semi-truck involved in Wednesday's crash on I-90 in downtown Spokane is okay and is cooperating with Troopers. The driver, who was hauling crushed cars, says he was cut off by another car, which he says started the chain reaction that caused the crash. 

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