Traffic stop near Kellogg yields 378 pounds of marijuana, valued - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Traffic stop near Kellogg yields 378 pounds of marijuana, valued at $1M+

Posted: Updated:
PHOTO: ISP PHOTO: ISP
KELLOGG, Idaho -

An Idaho State Trooper ended up finding more than a million dollars worth of marijuana during a traffic stop near Kellogg Friday morning. 

A trooper initiated a traffic stop of a black Chevrolet Tahoe on I-90 near Kellogg. During the stop, the trooper deployed his drug detection K9, who gave a positive alert for drugs. A probable cause search revealed 378 pounds of marijuana, valued in excess of 1 million dollars. 

Two suspects were arrested and charged with marijuana trafficking. 

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • CdA parents concerned over Zipfizz sale; school district responds

    CdA parents concerned over Zipfizz sale; school district responds

    Monday, October 22 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-10-23 02:46:38 GMT

    COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - Ashley Bales says her daughter came home from school one day and told her about classmates at Woodland Middle School selling something she was concerned with, Zipfizz. "With my daughter having a preexisting health conditions it got me concerned for other kids in the same position to be being sold that without their parents having knowledge of it," Bales said.

    >>

    COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - Ashley Bales says her daughter came home from school one day and told her about classmates at Woodland Middle School selling something she was concerned with, Zipfizz. "With my daughter having a preexisting health conditions it got me concerned for other kids in the same position to be being sold that without their parents having knowledge of it," Bales said.

    >>
  • Suspect from fatal hit-and-run crash in Liberty Lake arrested

    Suspect from fatal hit-and-run crash in Liberty Lake arrested

    Monday, October 22 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-10-23 02:05:30 GMT

    LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. - A suspect from a fatal hit-and-run crash in Liberty Lake last Thursday has been arrested. After the suspect vehicle was towed to the Liberty Lake Police Department, a search warrant was executed with the assistance of Washington State Patrol. Based on evidence collected, police developed probable cause to arrest 21-year-old Pavel Kanyushkin.

    >>

    LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. - A suspect from a fatal hit-and-run crash in Liberty Lake last Thursday has been arrested. After the suspect vehicle was towed to the Liberty Lake Police Department, a search warrant was executed with the assistance of Washington State Patrol. Based on evidence collected, police developed probable cause to arrest 21-year-old Pavel Kanyushkin.

    >>
  • Changes to Washington overtime rules could increase worker eligibility

    Changes to Washington overtime rules could increase worker eligibility

    Tuesday, October 23 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-10-23 05:24:23 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Proposed changes to Washington state's overtime rules could make more professional workers eligible for time-and-a-half pay. The Spokesman-Review reports a draft concept by the state Department of Labor and Industries proposes overtime eligibility for workers earning up to $74,800 in 2019. The proposals are linked to a multiplier of the state's minimum wage, which will increase to $12 per hour next year and $13.50 per hour in 2020.   

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Proposed changes to Washington state's overtime rules could make more professional workers eligible for time-and-a-half pay. The Spokesman-Review reports a draft concept by the state Department of Labor and Industries proposes overtime eligibility for workers earning up to $74,800 in 2019. The proposals are linked to a multiplier of the state's minimum wage, which will increase to $12 per hour next year and $13.50 per hour in 2020.   

    >>
HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • Tracy Chapman sues Nicki Minaj for copyright infringement

    Tracy Chapman sues Nicki Minaj for copyright infringement

    Tuesday, October 23 2018 7:35 PM EDT2018-10-23 23:35:29 GMT

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Rapper Nicki Minaj is being sued for sampling a Tracy Chapman song without permission.    Chapman filed a copyright infringement lawsuit Monday in a Los Angeles federal court. The Grammy-winning singer says Minaj's unreleased track "Sorry" incorporates the lyrics and vocal melody from her 1988 single "Baby Can I Hold You."

    >>

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Rapper Nicki Minaj is being sued for sampling a Tracy Chapman song without permission.    Chapman filed a copyright infringement lawsuit Monday in a Los Angeles federal court. The Grammy-winning singer says Minaj's unreleased track "Sorry" incorporates the lyrics and vocal melody from her 1988 single "Baby Can I Hold You."

    >>
  • Canadian rapper dies in stunt while rapping on plane wing

    Canadian rapper dies in stunt while rapping on plane wing

    Tuesday, October 23 2018 7:29 PM EDT2018-10-23 23:29:07 GMT
    Photo: Jon James/FacebookPhoto: Jon James/Facebook

    VERNON, British Columbia (AP) - A Canadian rapper died while performing a stunt that involved rapping while walking on the wing of a plane.    British Columbia's Coroners Service says 34-four-year-old Jon James McMurray died while working with a team making videos of airplane stunts and parachuting in that province Saturday.

    >>

    VERNON, British Columbia (AP) - A Canadian rapper died while performing a stunt that involved rapping while walking on the wing of a plane.    British Columbia's Coroners Service says 34-four-year-old Jon James McMurray died while working with a team making videos of airplane stunts and parachuting in that province Saturday.

    >>
  • Complaints made over misleading political mailers

    Complaints made over misleading political mailers

    Tuesday, October 23 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-10-23 23:16:47 GMT
    Spokane voters have approved a Spokane streets levy.Spokane voters have approved a Spokane streets levy.

    OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington's Public Disclosure Commission has received several complaints about misleading mailers sent to voters in four competitive legislative districts across the state.    The mailers, which were also sent to voters deciding a Thurston County Commission race, suggest the Democrats in those races are too conservative and urge voters to write-in a "real progressive" candidate instead.

    >>

    OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington's Public Disclosure Commission has received several complaints about misleading mailers sent to voters in four competitive legislative districts across the state.    The mailers, which were also sent to voters deciding a Thurston County Commission race, suggest the Democrats in those races are too conservative and urge voters to write-in a "real progressive" candidate instead.

    >>