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  • Washington's new DUI-E law takes effect Sunday

    Washington's new DUI-E law takes effect Sunday

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 10:02 PM EDT2017-07-19 02:02:25 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - "He was my youngest, he was my baby bear," Tina Myer said about her son that was killed by a distracted driver. It was a distracted driver that killed Tina Myer's son Cody, hitting the 23-year-old as he was working as a flagger at a construction site in December 2015. He suffered severe injuries, and died several months later. Now Myer is joining Governor Inslee, praising a new DUI-E law.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - "He was my youngest, he was my baby bear," Tina Myer said about her son that was killed by a distracted driver. It was a distracted driver that killed Tina Myer's son Cody, hitting the 23-year-old as he was working as a flagger at a construction site in December 2015. He suffered severe injuries, and died several months later. Now Myer is joining Governor Inslee, praising a new DUI-E law.

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  • Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dies at 41, Los Angeles County coroner says

    Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dies at 41, Los Angeles County coroner says

    Thursday, July 20 2017 2:48 PM EDT2017-07-20 18:48:32 GMT

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has died, according to the Los Angeles County coroner. Law enforcement officials believe Bennington died by suicide. His body was found hanging inside his residence in Los Angeles shortly before 9:00 a.m. on Thursday.

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    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has died, according to the Los Angeles County coroner. Law enforcement officials believe Bennington died by suicide. His body was found hanging inside his residence in Los Angeles shortly before 9:00 a.m. on Thursday.

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  • Court docs: 3 month old baby with severe brain trauma taken to ICU

    Court docs: 3 month old baby with severe brain trauma taken to ICU

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 8:24 PM EDT2017-07-20 00:24:22 GMT
    Court docs: 3 month old baby with severe brain trauma taken to ICUCourt docs: 3 month old baby with severe brain trauma taken to ICU

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police Officers were called to Sacred Heart Children's Hospital Friday after receiving word that a three month old baby had arrived at the Intensive Care Unit with severe brain trauma. Court documents say the parents took the baby to the Holy Family Hospital, where the injuries were deemed severe. The baby was then taken by ambulance to Sacred Heart. According to the documents, a CPS caseworker says one 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police Officers were called to Sacred Heart Children's Hospital Friday after receiving word that a three month old baby had arrived at the Intensive Care Unit with severe brain trauma. Court documents say the parents took the baby to the Holy Family Hospital, where the injuries were deemed severe. The baby was then taken by ambulance to Sacred Heart. According to the documents, a CPS caseworker says one 

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    • What you need to know about Washington’s new distracted driving law

      SPOKANE, Wash. - Starting Sunday, Washingtonians will have to be extra focused behind the wheel, or face a $136 dollar fine. The new Driving Under the Influence of Electronics Law requires you to be completely hands free except for emergency purposes. Here’s what you are allowed to do Talk on the phone using hands-free devices such as a Bluetooth. Use your GPS or music IF you set them up before you drive. Push or swipe to answer a phone call as long as the conversation is

    • Getting peer support as a stay-at-home dad

      SPOKANE, Wash. - There are more dads choosing to stay home now and watch their kids, but who can they go to for help navigating this parenting world among their peers if they have questions? When you do a search online, you’ll see results for a variety of mom meet-up groups, but not many for dads. The latest study from Appalachian State University in 2009 shows that there were approximately 1.4 million stay-at-home dads. That’s a 

    • Secretary of state says her cancerous tumor gone

      OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman says her doctor has told her that her cancerous tumor responded well to treatment and is now gone. Wyman was diagnosed with colon cancer in March. She said Thursday that the doctor found no evidence of the tumor at her eight-week post radiation check-up. Wyman says she will have follow-up tests to confirm that all the cancer cells are dead, but the diagnosis was what she was hoping for. Her doctors had said upfront that

    • Deputies search for missing man in Bonner County

      BONNER COUNTY, Idaho  - The Bonner County Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in locating 37-year-old David A. Xanatos. He was last seen in the Clark Fork area and is believed to be driving a 1988 blue Chevy truck with Idaho license plate number 7BL6090. He is 6'3 and 244 lbs. Anyone who has seen Xanatos or has any information regarding his whereabouts is asked to call (208) 265-5525. 

    • Suspect in Latah County homicide is adoptive son of Pullman Police Dept. Commander

      MOSCOW, Idaho - The Latah County Sheriff's Office is currently looking for two men in connection to a homicide that happened earlier this week.  Details are limited on the investigation Latah County Sheriff Richie Skiles said the homicide allegedly took place in a wood area and not at a residence. Skiles said the body of an adult male was found by law enforcement Wednesday and determined to have died from a gunshot wound.

    • Prosecutor seeks judge's order for congressman's mug shot

      HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A Montana prosecutor is asking a judge to require U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte to be fingerprinted and photographed after he pleaded guilty to assaulting a reporter. Gallatin County Attorney Marty Lambert asked Justice Court Judge Rick West Thursday to reject the Republican congressman's request that he be exempted from the usual booking process for criminal defendants. Gianforte pleaded guilty in June to a misdemeanor charge of assaulting Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs

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  • HELP ME HAYLEY: Scholarship sorrow plagues Spokane teen

    HELP ME HAYLEY: Scholarship sorrow plagues Spokane teen

    Thursday, April 27 2017 9:13 PM EDT2017-04-28 01:13:14 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Where is the money? That's the question one local student has been asking about her scholarship fund all year. When the check never came, she had to drop out of her dream school. She doesn't want any other student to go through the same heartache, so she said "Help Me Hayley."

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Where is the money? That's the question one local student has been asking about her scholarship fund all year. When the check never came, she had to drop out of her dream school. She doesn't want any other student to go through the same heartache, so she said "Help Me Hayley."

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  • Brutal Spokane winter leads to ant infestations

    Brutal Spokane winter leads to ant infestations

    Saturday, April 15 2017 6:08 PM EDT2017-04-15 22:08:36 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - For many of us, there's nothing creepier than a bug infestation in our homes. These problems start small, and can quickly spiral out of control. Help Me Hayley has received requests from some of you to learn the best ways to protect yourself, and your property, as we head into our long awaited spring. Hayley contacted local exterminators to see what's causing the most issues this year.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - For many of us, there's nothing creepier than a bug infestation in our homes. These problems start small, and can quickly spiral out of control. Help Me Hayley has received requests from some of you to learn the best ways to protect yourself, and your property, as we head into our long awaited spring. Hayley contacted local exterminators to see what's causing the most issues this year.

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  • Spokane man wants closure following lengthy cremation process

    Spokane man wants closure following lengthy cremation process

    Monday, March 13 2017 11:27 PM EDT2017-03-14 03:27:55 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - All I want is my mom back. That's what one local man was saying after he claims a cremation business has given him the runaround about where his mother's remains have been since they were picked up 25 days ago. He said he was getting nowhere on his own, so he said "Help Me Hayley." "She had very, very kind eyes," said Bryon Shell of his late mother, Mary Ann.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - All I want is my mom back. That's what one local man was saying after he claims a cremation business has given him the runaround about where his mother's remains have been since they were picked up 25 days ago. He said he was getting nowhere on his own, so he said "Help Me Hayley." "She had very, very kind eyes," said Bryon Shell of his late mother, Mary Ann.

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