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  • One woman dead after mobile home fire in Elk

    One woman dead after mobile home fire in Elk

    Thursday, July 20 2017 9:44 AM EDT2017-07-20 13:44:42 GMT

    ELK, Wash. - One woman is dead after an early morning mobile home fire in Elk, Washington.  Firefighters responded to the fire in the heavily wooded area to find the home engulfed in flames. Two people were inside the home when the flames broke out. Crews say they were alerted by smoke detectors,

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    ELK, Wash. - One woman is dead after an early morning mobile home fire in Elk, Washington.  Firefighters responded to the fire in the heavily wooded area to find the home engulfed in flames. Two people were inside the home when the flames broke out. Crews say they were alerted by smoke detectors,

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  • Spokane police officer helps save man who jumped from window to escape fire

    Spokane police officer helps save man who jumped from window to escape fire

    Thursday, July 20 2017 2:10 AM EDT2017-07-20 06:10:38 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - When flames swallowed a home in north central Spokane Tuesday night, firefighters and police got there as soon as they could. The good news is everyone got out safely, but it wasn't easy. We spoke with one Spokane Police Officer who became a hero in the blink of an eye. Corporal Ron Van Tassel was first on the scene before firefighters even got to the scene near Post and Nora.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - When flames swallowed a home in north central Spokane Tuesday night, firefighters and police got there as soon as they could. The good news is everyone got out safely, but it wasn't easy. We spoke with one Spokane Police Officer who became a hero in the blink of an eye. Corporal Ron Van Tassel was first on the scene before firefighters even got to the scene near Post and Nora.

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  • Family injured in car crash reunites with rescuer who saved baby

    Family injured in car crash reunites with rescuer who saved baby

    Thursday, July 20 2017 12:02 AM EDT2017-07-20 04:02:12 GMT

    Cora Rose's life turned upside down after she and her family were in a terrible crash Sunday night at the intersection of Division and Sprague. Court documents show the driver who caused the accident, Tomika Smith, had several beers and smoked marijuana just hours before slamming into Rose's van at 50 to 60 miles per hour. 

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    Cora Rose's life turned upside down after she and her family were in a terrible crash Sunday night at the intersection of Division and Sprague. Court documents show the driver who caused the accident, Tomika Smith, had several beers and smoked marijuana just hours before slamming into Rose's van at 50 to 60 miles per hour. 

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  • Longer lines at Washington DOL for enhanced licenses

    Longer lines at Washington DOL for enhanced licenses

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 10:40 PM EDT2017-07-20 02:40:55 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Upgrading your Washington state ID at the Department of Licensing is becoming more time consuming. "There had been a computer delay earlier," said one DOL customer named Lyle. Instead of leaving, he decided to wait. Lyle had already been waiting for about two hours until his number was called.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Upgrading your Washington state ID at the Department of Licensing is becoming more time consuming. "There had been a computer delay earlier," said one DOL customer named Lyle. Instead of leaving, he decided to wait. Lyle had already been waiting for about two hours until his number was called.

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  • Spokane family searches for jogger who warned of fire and disappeared

    Spokane family searches for jogger who warned of fire and disappeared

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 10:18 PM EDT2017-07-20 02:18:56 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - One Spokane family is looking for the stranger who noticed a fire in front of their home and dropped everything to warn them. The homeowner tells KHQ that if it wasn't for this guardian angel, things could have ended badly. July Delaney and her two sons were spreading much around the front of their house on the South Hill Tuesday afternoon.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - One Spokane family is looking for the stranger who noticed a fire in front of their home and dropped everything to warn them. The homeowner tells KHQ that if it wasn't for this guardian angel, things could have ended badly. July Delaney and her two sons were spreading much around the front of their house on the South Hill Tuesday afternoon.

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  • Is your home more likely to burn down in a fire?

    Is your home more likely to burn down in a fire?

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 9:54 PM EDT2017-07-20 01:54:18 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - A fire can be a homeowner’s worst nightmare, but some houses are more at risk of going up in a blaze than others. While firefighters were mopping up a house fire near Nora Avenue and Post Street in Spokane Tuesday night, Chief Brian Schaeffer was telling reporters that the home was balloon frame constructed.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - A fire can be a homeowner’s worst nightmare, but some houses are more at risk of going up in a blaze than others. While firefighters were mopping up a house fire near Nora Avenue and Post Street in Spokane Tuesday night, Chief Brian Schaeffer was telling reporters that the home was balloon frame constructed.

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  • Deputies offer more details about what led to teen scaring off intruder

    Deputies offer more details about what led to teen scaring off intruder

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 9:46 PM EDT2017-07-20 01:46:00 GMT

    SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - On Monday we told you about Kimber Wood, a 17-year-old girl who used her dad's gun to scare off a wanted man who broke into her house. Now deputies are releasing more details about what happened that morning, as they continue to search for the man who escaped arrest on an ATV.

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    SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - On Monday we told you about Kimber Wood, a 17-year-old girl who used her dad's gun to scare off a wanted man who broke into her house. Now deputies are releasing more details about what happened that morning, as they continue to search for the man who escaped arrest on an ATV.

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  • Photography program helps veterans struggling with PTSD

    Photography program helps veterans struggling with PTSD

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 8:58 PM EDT2017-07-20 00:58:45 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Saluting the brave.  Struggles with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has been well documented for those returning from combat.  What isn't as well known are the programs available to help struggling veterans.  One such local program was created using the power of photography to help bring them out of their darkness. 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Saluting the brave.  Struggles with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has been well documented for those returning from combat.  What isn't as well known are the programs available to help struggling veterans.  One such local program was created using the power of photography to help bring them out of their darkness. 

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