Author: 4 News Now Staff

Have you had trouble getting a COVID test in Spokane?

A high demand for COVID testing and a shortage of staffing in clinics has led to a lack of available testing appointments. Local health officials are working to expand access to COVID testing, but for now, many people are left…

Where were you on September 11, 2001?

Saturday will mark 20 years since the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in New York. September 11, 2001 was a day that rattled the United States and one that took lives way too early. It is hard to…

3 arrested in fatal shooting of Washington deputy

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Authorities have arrested three people in connection with the fatal shooting of a Clark County sheriff’s deputy. The Columbian reports that 46-year-old Detective Jeremy Brown was shot in his vehicle late Friday while conducting surveillance at a Vancouver…

Two bodies found under Monroe St. bridge

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Two bodies were found in the Spokane River in downtown Spokane on Wednesday evening. Spokane Fire Chief Brian Schaeffer said the bodies of a man and woman were located lying face down under the Monroe St. bridge.…

The origins of Father's Day

Like most folk traditions, the creation of Father’s Day had its growing pains. It took 57 years from conception to official acceptance of the day to honor America’s fathers.

Seven injured in north Spokane apartment fire

  SPOKANE, Wash. -- Spokane Firefighters are responding to a fire that broke out at GoGo Apartments on 7006 N. Colton St. on Saturday afternoon where several were injured. Multiple…

Wildland fire in French Gulch area has been contained

KOOTENAI CO., Idaho -- Kootenai County Fire and Rescue (KCFR) responded to a wildland fire in the French Gulch area that started early in the afternoon on Friday and has since been contained. KCFR said the fire burned at 3800…

Cheney house caught fire Saturday afternoon

CHENEY, Wash. -- Fire District 3 responded to a house in Cheney that caught fire Saturday afternoon on Lucas St. The district Division Chief Tim Loncon said everyone in the house got out safely and no pets were lost. The…