KHQ Test Home - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

  • Cataldo Residents Waiting for Possible Flooding

    CATALDO, Idaho - The flood watch continues along many north Idaho rivers as the national weather service expects river and stream levels to rise sharply by this weekend. The Coeur d'Alene River near Cataldo hasn't started flooding yet, but with the warmer temperatures in the forecast, it's only a matter of time before all the snow pack in the mountains starts to melt.
  • Two Mussel-Infested Boats Found at N. Idaho Check Station

    WALLACE, Idaho - Last week local officials at a boat check station near Wallace found two boats infested with mussels. The Department of Agriculture is still trying to determine what type of mussels were found on the boats, most importantly Zebra or Quagga.
  • ALERT: Vehicle Prowlings On The Rise...Don't Become A Victim

    SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - A lot of folks are taking advantage of warmer days and temperatures to run, bike or stroll on the Centennial Trail, and the crooks that prey upon the unwary are becoming active as well.
  • KHQ MD: Bedbugs May Play Role In Spread Of MRSA Under Some Conditions, Study Finds

    ATLANTA (AP) - Researchers are reporting an alarming combination: bedbugs carrying a staph "superbug." Canadian scientists detected drug-resistant staph bacteria in bedbugs from three hospital patients in Vancouver. Read More Details Inside>>>
  • AP Sources: Bin Laden Hand-Written Journal Seized

    WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. officials say that Osama bin Laden kept a hand-written journal filled with planning ideas and details of operations. The journal was seized in the dramatic US raid.
  • NYT: Bin Laden Sons Say US Broke International Law

    WASHINGTON - The adult sons of Osama bin Laden have lashed out at President Obama in their first public reaction to their father's death, accusing the United States of violating its basic legal principles by killing an unarmed man.
  • 2 Dogs Killed In Drive-By Shootings

    LA CENTER, Wash. (AP) - At least two dogs have been killed in drive-by shootings in the Clark County town of La Center. The owner says he heard a pop, looked up and saw a dark SUV or van speed away.
  • Observatory Near Mount St. Helens Reopens Saturday

    LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) - The Johnston Ridge Observatory opens Saturday at Mount St. Helens with some new displays to tell visitors the story of the volcano's big 1980 eruption. The Daily News of Longview reports $1.6 million worth of improvement and enhancements have been made. 
  • WATCH IT: Soldier Does 'The Carlton' Dance While Rocket Launches Behind Him

    KHQ.COM- This description from the YouTube video pretty much says it all: "Dancing like Carlton from Fresh Prince of Bel Air on top of a M1068 in full gear, while MLRS rockets fly behind me."
  • Clouds Expected To Move In Today

    KHQ WEATHER AUTHORITY: Wednesday will bring more sunshine for the first half of the day and increasing clouds for the second half as a fast moving cold front sweeps in bringing a chance of rain and a brief dip in temperatures. View Your Six Day Forecast Inside>>>
  • Last Year for Students at Skyview Elementary School

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Students in the East Valley School District can expect some changes next year. Mountain View Middle School is closing. All incoming 7th and 8th graders will attend East Valley Middle School next year and incoming 6th graders will stay at their elementary schools. Skyview Elementary School students are also transferring schools. Parents will have to choose between sending their children to Trentwood Elementary School, Otis Orchards Elementary School or CCS.
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • PHOTOS: Northern Lights dazzle across the region

    PHOTOS: Northern Lights dazzle across the region

    Sunday, May 28 2017 9:28 PM EDT2017-05-29 01:28:09 GMT

    KHQ.com - If you were up late Saturday night and looking up at the sky, you were treated to a beautiful light show courtesy of Mother Nature. Independence Day fireworks are still about a month away, but Saturday's Northern Lights display was just as dazzling. Several of you shared your photos with us. Click through the slide show above to see some of the photos sent to us.

    >>

    KHQ.com - If you were up late Saturday night and looking up at the sky, you were treated to a beautiful light show courtesy of Mother Nature. Independence Day fireworks are still about a month away, but Saturday's Northern Lights display was just as dazzling. Several of you shared your photos with us. Click through the slide show above to see some of the photos sent to us.

    >>
  • Driver arrested for vehicular homicide after fatal crash south of Ritzville on Highway 395

    Driver arrested for vehicular homicide after fatal crash south of Ritzville on Highway 395

    Monday, May 29 2017 1:08 PM EDT2017-05-29 17:08:09 GMT

    ADAMS COUNTY, Wash. - The Washington State Patrol one person has died following a one-car collision south of Ritzville Monday morning.  Troopers say the crash happened on Highway 395 about 24 miles south of Ritzville. Details are limited, but WSP says the driver of the car is injured and the passenger of the car has died. 

    >>

    ADAMS COUNTY, Wash. - The Washington State Patrol one person has died following a one-car collision south of Ritzville Monday morning.  Troopers say the crash happened on Highway 395 about 24 miles south of Ritzville. Details are limited, but WSP says the driver of the car is injured and the passenger of the car has died. 

    >>
  • Trial set for former high school science teacher accused of lewd conduct

    Trial set for former high school science teacher accused of lewd conduct

    Sunday, May 28 2017 3:38 PM EDT2017-05-28 19:38:26 GMT

    COEUR D'ALENE (AP) - A late summer trial is scheduled for a former Lake City High School science teacher who faces lewd conduct charges.      The Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, Press reports that a two-week jury trial is scheduled to begin Aug. 26 for Jeffrey Kantola. Kantola is charged with lewd conduct with a minor under the age of 16. The felony charges can carry up to 15 years in prison.

    >>

    COEUR D'ALENE (AP) - A late summer trial is scheduled for a former Lake City High School science teacher who faces lewd conduct charges.      The Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, Press reports that a two-week jury trial is scheduled to begin Aug. 26 for Jeffrey Kantola. Kantola is charged with lewd conduct with a minor under the age of 16. The felony charges can carry up to 15 years in prison.

    >>

Most Popular

Stories
Videos
loading...
  • More Local News

    • Coeur d'Alene Police searching for armed robbery suspect

      COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - Police in Coeur d'Alene are searching for the man who robbed the Dollar Tree on W. Neider Avenue Sunday night.  Officers say a man came into the store just before 9:00 a.m., pulled a gun and demanded money. Police say he took an undisclosed amount of cash and then fled the area.  

    • One person facing arson charge in fires along Fish Lake Trail

      SPOKANE, Wash. - Update: Police say one person is in custody facing a charge of second degree arson in connection to a series of six brush fires started near the Fish Lake Trail. Police describe the person as a 51-year-old transient man living in the woods in the area.

    • PHOTOS: Northern Lights dazzle across the region

      KHQ.com - If you were up late Saturday night and looking up at the sky, you were treated to a beautiful light show courtesy of Mother Nature. Independence Day fireworks are still about a month away, but Saturday's Northern Lights display was just as dazzling. Several of you shared your photos with us. Click through the slide show above to see some of the photos sent to us.

    • Two apartments damaged in fire on E. Euclid

      SPOKANE, Wash. - Fire crews were called to a fire at an apartment complex in the 2500 block of E. Euclid Ave. Sunday afternoon. Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the fire, but two apartments did sustain damage. No one was home at the time and no injuries were reported.

    • Deputies work together to pull suicidal man from Spokane River

      SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies are releasing more information about a man who jumped into the Spokane River near Trent and Pines in Spokane Valley Saturday afternoon. The man is currently in stable condition Sunday. Spokane Valley deputies responded at around 3:30 p.m. Saturday to a report of a highly intoxicated man walking in traffic on Trent, east of Pines.

    • Carbon cap rule in Washington faces legal challenge

      SEATTLE (AP) - Even as the Trump administration seeks to roll back Obama-era rules to curb greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants, Washington state is forging ahead with its own rules to cap carbon pollution from large polluters.  But the state faces legal challenges as it begins requiring large industrial facilities to gradually reduce carbon emissions over time to combat climate change.

    More
  • Sign up for Breaking News, Weather alerts

    Get breaking news, daily news headlines and weather forecasts in your e-mail inbox or cell phone.

    * denotes required fields



    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
Stay Connected:
HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • Shop NowMore>>

  • Local Biz Buzz

    Local Biz Buzz

    Promoting local business in Eastern Washington and North Idaho. Catch the buzz!
    >>
    Promoting local business in Eastern Washington and North Idaho. Catch the buzz!
    >>
  • Local Community ConnectionMore>>

  • For Women Only

    For Women Only

    A collection of news, health information, fashion tips and more all in one place and for women of all ages.>>
    A collection of news, health information, fashion tips and more - all in one place and for women of all ages.>>
  • Saluting the Brave

    Saluting the Brave

    News, features and pictures of the men and women who bravely serve our country.>>
    An online community for local military personnel and their families.>>
  • Success by 6

    Success by 6

    United Way Success By 6® is the nation's largest network of early childhood coalitions, focused on improving school readiness through community change.>>
    Success By 6® is focused on improving school-readiness through community change.>>
  • KHQMD

    KHQMD

    KHQMD - presented by Rockwood Clinic and Deaconess Medical Center - Your Health, Right Now>>
    KHQMD - presented by Rockwood Clinic and Deaconess Medical Center - Your Health, Right Now>>