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Fire danger remained high Friday amid unpredictable wind gusts and dry conditions in Southern California, as crews made progress against blazes that burned several homes and injured two firefighters.

The state prison in Shelton recorded 174 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, tripling the facility’s case count in one of the steepest increases the Department of Corrections has recorded since the pandemic began.

CHAS Health is opening drive-up COVID-19 testing at the Spokane Arena, starting this Sunday. People looking to access drive-up testing need to submit their information and estimated arrival time online first before they go get tested.

America’s employers sharply scaled back their hiring last month as the viral pandemic accelerated across the country, adding 245,000 jobs, the fewest since April and the fifth straight monthly slowdown.

In a nod to frustrated neighborhood residents, the Spokane City Council adopted a new law Monday that sets stricter rules for public parks.

Spokane Teachers Credit Union has received regulatory approval for an acquisition of four Umpqua Bank branches in Medical Lake, Ritzville, Coulee City and Othello.

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UPDATE: Spokane County Sheriff confirms five people shot, one dead, shooter in custody at Freeman High School

His dad died in tragic accident on Father's Day. Today at #FreemanHS  Sam Strahan died confronting school shooter

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@vestal13  -- The leaders of the Spokane Regional Health District@spokanehealth ) put on a sickening display Friday. As the pandemic enters a crucial seasonal stage, they ousted the health officer, Dr. Bob Lutz, without a replacement or explanation.

The U.S. Postal Service is ending mail processing in its facilities in Wenatchee and Yakima, rerouting nearly all mail originating east of the Cascades to Spokane in a move union officials say will exacerbate delays and could actually increase costs

Once-abandoned dogs in Brazil trained to retrieve tennis balls in Brazil Open

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Gonzaga is one of the smartest basketball teams in NCAA tournament history. The stats prove it.

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Student shot and killed attempting to stop shooter #FreemanHS 

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Guess who just showed up at Hoopfest...Kevin Durant

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