Destiny Richards

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Destiny Richards joined the 4 News Now team in January 2020 as a multi-media journalist and reporter for Good Morning Northwest.

Destiny previously worked as a photojournalist and multi-media journalist at the CBS affiliate in Amarillo, Texas. She is from the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and graduated from the University of North Texas in 2016.

Destiny’s favorite thing about storytelling is getting to meet different people and learning something new each day. She’s also an indoorsy person at heart and enjoys listening to music, watching her favorite movies and T.V. shows, playing video games, reading, writing and doing just about anything that’s creative or relaxing.

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Local gyms adjust safety guidelines for Phase 1 of Healthy Washington

Save Our Stages Act passes, hope on the horizon for independent music venues

Making New Year's resolutions and setting goals after an unpredictable 2020

Throwing out your holiday trash: What is recyclable and what goes in the garbage

'All of us could use a little bit of joy': The Spokane Symphony and friends ring in the new year with a virtual concert

Saving money on your winter energy bill, SNAP winterizing program helping seniors

miFlavour selling holiday gift boxes in time for Christmas

The BOARD: Order a holiday snack board, hot cocoa board for Christmas

Catholic Charities collecting Christmas cards for seniors, patrons at House of Charity

Heating your home safely during the winter season

Get some holiday shipping help at the Mail Box Center

Earth Grown KidDoughs: A gift that keeps on giving for autism, special needs 'kiddos'

Santa Express open for online-only shopping this year

How a live Christmas tree can go from decorative to dangerous

Get the Green Bluff Christmas experience at High Country Orchard

Toys for Tots of Spokane helping families with Christmas presents through toy pick-up

Spokane Community College students selling poinsettia plants from the SCC Greenery

Synchronized Christmas light show dazzles on Glenrose

Winterizing your vehicle: Maintenance and safety tips from AAA Washington

How to safely cook a deep-fried turkey this Thanksgiving

Eat Good Group restaurants preparing Thanksgiving meals to go this year

The Salvation Army of Spokane aiming to 'Rescue Christmas' for families hit hard by the pandemic

Shop local for the sights and smells of the holiday season with Dandles Candles

Spokane County Library District reopens libraries for limited in-person services

Flu season during a pandemic: Knowing the difference between the flu and COVID-19

Fairchild airmen read to Stevens Elementary students for 'Veterans' Week'

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Try your hand at axe-throwing at Hank's Hatchets

The Queen of Halloween: Spokane Valley homeowner puts up giant Halloween display each year

Mailing your ballot through USPS, making sure it gets counted on time

How to celebrate Halloween safely and limit the spread of COVID-19

How to check ballot status, fixing a 'challenged' ballot

Shop local for Halloween candy at Fluffy's Candy

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Rind And Wheat: New specialty bakery and cheese shop opens in downtown Spokane

Common ballot mistakes and what to do if you don't have one yet

Spokane County to have three voter services locations open by Election Day