SPOKANE, Wash. -- Three people were stabbed in downtown Spokane on Friday, June 6, during a confrontation between two groups of people near Main and Howard avenues. All injuries have been described as minor.Spokane Police said one man pulled out a pocket knife and cut the others, he has been taken into custody and charged with three counts of 2nd degree assault.

SPANGLE, Wash. - Spokane County Fire District 3 Crews are monitoring a still-burning fire in Spangle, which broke out early Tuesday morning. Spokane FD 3 officials say the fire broke out early Tuesday morning and because there are live electric wires running to both the barn and the home nearby.

ELK, Wash – It was a search that lasted nearly 24 hours, and now, it's over. The Pend Orielle County Sheriff's Department says just before 9 p.m. Sunday, Matthew Swancara, 24, stabbed his own mother to death.  He took off in his father's 2001 Suzuki, and deputies believed he might have left the state. READ THE ENTIRE PRESS RELEASE INSIDE OF THE STORY>>>

UPDATE: The Spokane County Medical Examiner has just released the name of the man killed in an officer-involved shooting early Tuesday morning. He has been identified as 52-year-old Jacob I. Dorfman.  READ THE OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE INSIDE OF THE STORY>>>

UPDATE: After further investigation Major Crime Detectives have arrested 25-year-old Brian Reinhart and 42-year-old Dwayne Hackley for the crime of 1st Degree Assault.

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - A SWAT situation temporarily shut down roads and called multiple law enforcement agencies out in the early morning hours Thursday, but ended safely with no injuries.

SPOKANE, Wash. - A 28-year-old man was hit by a train early Wednesday morning east of downtown Spokane in the area of Sprague and Scott. That man, reportedly drunk at the time, was transported to Sacred Heart with serious head injuries.

SPIRIT LAKE, Idaho - KHQ has confirmed that a drowning has occurred in Spirit Lake. We have a crew on the way right now. We will bring you an update on KHQ Local News at 6.

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Legendary TV personality Dick Clark, one of the giants of pop culture in the latter half of the 20th century, died Wednesday after suffering a massive heart attack. He was 82.

 

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Virginia Tech officials say a gunman has been reported on campus. The university issued an alert on its website at 9:37 a.m. local time Thursday telling students and employees to stay inside and secure doors.

Spokane Police were in a standoff at 2900 E. Diamond for over three hours Saturday night.   It ended shortly after midnight as a domestic violence call where the suspect is now wanted on Felony charges.