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UPDATE: Crews extend I-90 closure until 9 p.m.

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SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Regional Transportation Metro Center says I-90 will remain closed at the state line until 6 tonight.Authorities told Victor Correa less than a gallon of trimethylamine gas leaked into the environment at the state line. Crews closed the road at about 1:30.

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UPDATE: Fire west of Quincy now 100% contained

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QUINCY, Wash. - Firefights fully contained a brush fire burning west of Quincy Sunday, according to the Washington State Patrol. The brush fire started near State Route 28 Saturday afternoon. It was initially estimated to be 300 acres in size, but more accurate mapping showed it was only 211 acres in size.
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Health officials warn of Sea-Tac measles exposure

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SEATAC, Wash. (AP) - Public health officials are warning that people may have been exposed to measles at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. They say a passenger who contracted a confirmed case of the disease - likely outside the United States - was contagious when he or she was at the airport. More>>

UPDATE: Cougars dominate Portland State Video included

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Pullman, Wash. - The WSU Cougars triumphed over the Portland State Vikings 59-21 in their first win of the 2014 season. The Cougars kicked off their first game of the 2014 season with an air raid offense that scored early and often. By half time, WSU led 28-0. The win came after two losses, including one in Seattle- considered their technical home opener. 

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Renovated Ferris High School ready to open doors Video included

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SPOKANE, Wash. - The 86 million dollar Ferris High School is ready to open it's doors to students. After three years of construction, members with the Spokane Public Schools held and open house to show off the new building. The new school is a far cry from what Ferris used to look like. It is now described as a multi-building campus. More>>

Volunteers step up for 9/11 remembrance

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SPOKANE, Wash. - Though September 11th was two days ago, that didn't stop nearly 500 volunteers from flooding Spokane to do community projects Saturday in honor of the victims of one of the darkest days in America's history. More>>

UPDATE: President condemns "barbaric murder" of David Haines

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BEIRUT - President Obama responded to the alleged beheading of British Aid worker David Haines Saturday. The President said in a statement, "The United States strongly condemns the barbaric murder of UK citizen David Haines," according to NBC News. New video claims to show the beheading of Haines by Islamic State group ISIS. Haines went missing in Syria last year. More>>

3 vehicle crash blocks Spokane Valley roadway

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SPOKANE, Wash. - An SUV slammed into a Jeep on East Trent Avenue Saturday, flipping the Jeep onto its side and closing eastbound traffic for more than an hour. The crash happened at about 3:30 in the afternoon. The Jeep was trying to cross westbound traffic, including a turn lane, to head eastbound on Trent. More>>

UPDATE: Spokane cops to turn off cameras in homes if asked Video included

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SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane's police chief says officers testing out the use of body cameras will stop recording in private residences if asked. The Spokesman-Review reports that the decision by Chief Frank Straub is part of an "evolving process" of dealing with the issues raised by the program. " INSIDE>>>|Chief Frank Straub talks body cams| More>>

'Z Nation' has star-studded premiere at Garland Theater Video included

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SPOKANE, Wash.- On Friday night the cast and crew of SyFy's new zombie apocalypse show, 'Z Nation', had a party and special screening at the Garland Theater. The public was also invited to attend to watch the first episode on the big movie theater screen. It was a star-studded affair. More>>

Family volunteers to clean up illegally dumped trash Video included

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SPOKANE, Wash. - Larry Meusy assumes it was a pick up truck that carried a pile of trash into his yard. Well yesterday it was another pick up, and an eager family, that came to haul it off. "Too many bad things on the new, not enough good anymore," Carrie Stanley told us.
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UPDATE: Missing person found

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Spokane, Wash. - Spokane Police say they have located the 81-year-old woman who went missing Friday morning. Esther Falt is safe. More>>

Sheriff's Office recommends charges in fatal hit and run

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SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - On September 2, 2014, 56-year-old Robert Royer was hit by a car while riding his bicycle on the Park Road overpass of I-90 at around 1:30 a.m. On Friday, Spokane Valley Sheriff's Traffic Unit investigators announced they are recommending charging the woman who was driving the car with Felony Hit and Run. More>>

One severe respiratory illness under investigation in Spokane County; Still no confirmed cases of enterovirus Video included

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SPOKANE, Wash. - While there are still no confirmed cases of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68), the Spokane Regional Health District confirmed with KHQ on Friday that they are working with local doctors to investigate a severe respiratory illness in one child. Most individuals who catch an enterovirus will experience symptoms similar to a common cold or flu including sneezing, a runny nose and a cough.  More>>

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  • UPDATE: Crews extend I-90 closure until 9 p.m.

    UPDATE: Crews extend I-90 closure until 9 p.m.

    Sunday, September 14 2014 9:27 PM EDT2014-09-15 01:27:13 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Regional Transportation Metro Center says I-90 will remain closed at the state line until 6 tonight.Authorities told Victor Correa less than a gallon of trimethylamine gas leaked into the environment at the state line. Crews closed the road at about 1:30.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Regional Transportation Metro Center says I-90 will remain closed at the state line until 6 tonight.Authorities told Victor Correa less than a gallon of trimethylamine gas leaked into the environment at the state line. Crews closed the road at about 1:30.

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  • UPDATE: Fire west of Quincy now 100% contained

    UPDATE: Fire west of Quincy now 100% contained

    Sunday, September 14 2014 8:39 PM EDT2014-09-15 00:39:03 GMT
    QUINCY, Wash. - Firefights fully contained a brush fire burning west of Quincy Sunday, according to the Washington State Patrol. The brush fire started near State Route 28 Saturday afternoon. It was initially estimated to be 300 acres in size, but more accurate mapping showed it was only 211 acres in size.>>
    QUINCY, Wash. - Firefights fully contained a brush fire burning west of Quincy Sunday, according to the Washington State Patrol. The brush fire started near State Route 28 Saturday afternoon. It was initially estimated to be 300 acres in size, but more accurate mapping showed it was only 211 acres in size.
    >>
  • Health officials warn of Sea-Tac measles exposure

    Health officials warn of Sea-Tac measles exposure

    Sunday, September 14 2014 3:43 PM EDT2014-09-14 19:43:34 GMT
    SEATAC, Wash. (AP) - Public health officials are warning that people may have been exposed to measles at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. They say a passenger who contracted a confirmed case of the disease - likely outside the United States - was contagious when he or she was at the airport.>>
    SEATAC, Wash. (AP) - Public health officials are warning that people may have been exposed to measles at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. They say a passenger who contracted a confirmed case of the disease - likely outside the United States - was contagious when he or she was at the airport.>>
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  • Chargers Hand Seahawks First Loss 30-21

    Chargers Hand Seahawks First Loss 30-21

    Sunday, September 14 2014 8:09 PM EDT2014-09-15 00:09:59 GMT
    Antonio Gates had three touchdown catches and the San Diego Chargers controlled the tempo to keep Seattle's offense off the field and upset the defending Super Bowl champion Seahawks 30-21 Sunday.>>
    Antonio Gates had three touchdown catches and the San Diego Chargers controlled the tempo to keep Seattle's offense off the field and upset the defending Super Bowl champion Seahawks 30-21 Sunday.
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  • A's Shutout M's 4-0, Seattle A Game Back Of KC

    A's Shutout M's 4-0, Seattle A Game Back Of KC

    Sunday, September 14 2014 8:06 PM EDT2014-09-15 00:06:15 GMT
    Sam Fuld and Brandon Moss hit solo home runs, Jon Lester combined with three relievers on a seven-hitter and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Sunday afternoon.>>
    Sam Fuld and Brandon Moss hit solo home runs, Jon Lester combined with three relievers on a seven-hitter and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Sunday afternoon.
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  • Klay Thompson, USA Win FIBA World Cup

    Klay Thompson, USA Win FIBA World Cup

    Sunday, September 14 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-09-14 21:47:37 GMT
    Kyrie Irving made all six 3-pointers and scored 26 points, and the U.S. repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.>>
    Kyrie Irving made all six 3-pointers and scored 26 points, and the U.S. repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.
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