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Spokane County Sheriff's Office searching for suspects in check fraud

SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane County Sheriff's Office Investigative Task Force (ITF) Detectives would like the public's help in identifying the male and female suspects in these photos. The unidentified male and female are suspected of fraudulently using forged checks at several locations. It is unknown

KXLY - 2017-11-16 20:16:04

Injury crash on US Highway 95 causes road blockage

LEWISTON, Idaho. - One man was injured in a crash on U.S. Highway 95 Thursday night. Idaho State Police say 38-year-old Joshua McGowan of Florence Texas was driving a semi-tractor south on the highway just after 6:30 p.m. Police say he was traveling too fast for conditions. His vehicle overturned,

KXLY - 2017-11-17 10:36:52

Armed robber on the loose after pointing gun at gas station clerk

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - In a crime Spokane County Sheriff's are calling brazen, a man who robbed Harry's Food Mart Exxon on Dishman Mica Road in Spokane Valley is currently on the loose. The robbery happened at 10:00 p.m. on Monday, when the suspect walked into the gas station, and pointed a gun at

KXLY - 2017-11-17 07:20:20

Navy admits to graphic skydrawings seen in Okanogan

KXLY4 viewers sent pictures of obscene images seen in the sky over Okanogan County. The images show a skydrawing of what looks like male genitalia. KXLY4 reached out to the Naval Air Station Whidbey Island who confirmed one of their flight crews was responsible. We are waiting for an official stat

KXLY - 2017-11-17 16:39:53

Salvation Army kicks off Red Kettle campaign

SPOKANE, Wash. - It's that time of year again - the Salvation Army of Spokane is reaching out for your help and rolling out their red kettles and bell ringers ahead of the holiday season. Donations to the Red Kettle Campaign help the Salvation Army to continue providing aid and comfort to families a

KXLY - 2017-11-17 14:51:15

Spokane homeless charity could be on the verge of shutting down

A local charity that's fed and served thousands of homeless people for years is suddenly facing the possibility of being forced to shut down. The charity says the last year has been challenging and the next few months will be crucial for their survival. For the last 10 years, Blessings Under the Br

KHQ RIGHT NOW - 2017-11-16 09:25:00

Spokane City Council President shares how he quit smoking

SPOKANE, Wash. - Every third Thursday in November, the American Cancer Society holds their "Great American Smoke-Out" event. The annual intervention aims to get people to quit smoking. In the United States today there are more former smokers than current smokers. It's a win for health advocates but

KXLY - 2017-11-17 02:59:02

Spokane Police programs aims to reach kids at a younger age

SPOKANE, Wash. - The Youth Police Initiative aims to teach local students how to make good choices and build relationships with law enforcement at an early age. The program has been around for a few years. It was originally designed for high school students and now the focus has shifted to middle sc

KREM - 2017-11-17 13:02:36

Anderson man sentenced in killing of sister's boyfriend

Raeford Wideman, of Anderson County, was sentenced to 30 years after being convicted of murder in the killing of his sister's boyfriend. Jurors on Thursday evening found him guilty in the March 2015 shooting of Ryan Tatum, who was in a car outside of Wideman's home. Tatum had just come back from a G

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-11-17 12:03:26

Anderson park serves as a legacy for D.B. Walker

D.B. Walker, a former city councilman, pastor of Liberty Baptist Church in Honea Path, and owner of D.B. Walker Funeral Home in Anderson, celebrates his 100th with family and friends on Monday. Ken Ruinard/Independent Mail On a chilly afternoon this week, Racee Armstrong took her 1-year-old grandso

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2017-11-17 12:30:09

Sassafras Mountain tower work to begin this month

The long-awaited construction of an observation tower on Sassafras Mountain, South Carolina's highest point, is set to begin late this month, a South Carolina Department of Natural Resources spokesman said Thursday. A $1.1 million bid on the Sassafras Mountain observation tower project has been acc

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-11-16 20:10:51

Geren: Franken's behavior 'unacceptable,' 'inexcusable'

It's all smiles in a picture tweeted by Anderson candidate Mary Geren, who is running for the S.C. 3rd Congressional District. Minnesota Sen. Al Franken is smiling, with his arm around Geren. The tweet accompanying the June 29 photo said "On #NationalHandshakeDay, I'd like to thank @alfranken for th

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2017-11-16 23:00:00

Craft advances to live playoff on "The Voice"

Ashland Craft, the 21 year old singer from Piedmont, Craft, along with teammates Janice Freeman and Brooke Simpson will advance to The Voice Live Playoffs which will air next Monday, November 20th on NBC. The top 12 performers, three team members from each of the four coaches, will return Monday and

THEJOURNALONLINE.COM - 2017-11-17 10:35:43

600 high school students expected for fishing event

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The Palmetto Boat Center's high school fishing tournament series, the state's largest, continues to grow. Marty Walker, Palmetto Boat Center owner and tournament director, said 600 students and 300 adult volunteer captains are expected to participate in Saturday's

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2017-11-16 19:47:58

4-H Clubs Provide Valuable Opportunity

Your 4-H Clug ad in the Friday, Oct. 27 edition of The Greeneville Sun reminded me of the day my son, Dr. David Eugene Harmon, joined the 4-H Club when he was in the fourth grade. David chose public speaking and dairying as his major projects. When he was a senior at Greeneville High School, he was

GREENEVILLE SUN - 2017-11-16 15:30:00

SMC names new campus safety chief

Spartanburg Methodist College recently named a new chief of campus safety. Clevon Boyd, a U.S. Air Force veteran, was named to the job last month. Boyd comes to SMC from Clemson University, replacing Teresa Ferguson, who as named dean of students at the college earlier this year. Boyd, who had bee

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-11-15 22:11:02

And the winner is ............ Peoria police officer Purple Heart veteran wins AC unit

Peoria Police Officer Sean Egger was completely surprised last week, when he walked into the Peoria Room in the Public Safety Administration Building. He was carrying a tripod, following Peoria Police Department PIO Officer Brandon Sheffert, for what he thought was going to be an interview with a ve

PEORIATIMES.COM - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

McCall's 'Tour of the Universe' officially gifted to Peoria Unified

Beverly Swayman, executive director at Arizona Challenger Space Center, presented Robert McCall's last 360-degree mural to the Peoria Unified School District Nov. 9 at the PUSD governing board's regularly scheduled meeting. Accepting the certificate of ownership for the mural on behalf of the distri

PEORIATIMES.COM - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Peoria Rotary holds fundraiser for schools and students

The Rotary Club of Peoria will hold a fundraiser 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 27 at BJ's Pantry, 9748 W. Northern Ave., in Peoria. With each flier presented during the event, BJ's will donate 20 percent of all food and soft beverage sales to the designated organization. Fliers must be printed and prese

PEORIATIMES.COM - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

City shows pride and gratitude for veterans

The Veterans Day ceremony brought out hundreds of people to the park. They arrived early, milled around and visited with other like-minded patriots. This was a day to pay tribute to the men and women who have died, been wounded, those who survived, and those still serving in our country's armed forc

PEORIATIMES.COM - 2017-11-17 08:00:00