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  • UPDATE: HAZMAT Alert to Stay Indoors/ One Alternate Route Closed

    UPDATE: HAZMAT Alert to Stay Indoors/ One Alternate Route Closed

    Monday, September 15 2014 2:17 AM EDT2014-09-15 06:17:03 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. - A hazardous material leak on I-90 is forcing people living nearby the spill to stay indoors. Right now drivers are advised to take the detour on SR290 to avoid the hazardous waste spill at the WA/ID state line.




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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.
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  • 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.>>
  • UPDATE: Cougars dominate Portland State

    UPDATE: Cougars dominate Portland State

    Sunday, September 14 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-09-14 16:48:49 GMT

    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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    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

    Renovated Ferris High School ready to open doors

    Saturday, September 13 2014 10:25 PM EDT2014-09-14 02:25:34 GMT
    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.>>
    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.>>
  • Volunteers step up for 9/11 remembrance

    Volunteers step up for 9/11 remembrance

    Saturday, September 13 2014 10:18 PM EDT2014-09-14 02:18:43 GMT
    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.>>
    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.>>
  • UPDATE: President condemns "barbaric murder" of David Haines

    UPDATE: President condemns "barbaric murder" of David Haines

    Saturday, September 13 2014 8:50 PM EDT2014-09-14 00:50:23 GMT
    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.>>
    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.>>
  • 3 vehicle crash blocks Spokane Valley roadway

    3 vehicle crash blocks Spokane Valley roadway

    Saturday, September 13 2014 8:38 PM EDT2014-09-14 00:38:46 GMT
    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.>>
    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.>>