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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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

Election Anxiety: How to manage uncertainty and fear of the unknown

Drive-thru vaccination clinics continue as flu season approaches, students start in-person learning

Halloween Express providing a safer shopping experience this year

Fire Prevention Week takes a focus on cooking safely in the kitchen

'A safe place that they know they can learn and grow and explore': Spokane teachers prepare to meet their kindergartners

Bite2Go Pumpkin Drive providing fun, fall experience while helping kids in need

MAC opening new fall exhibitions starting this weekend

Fear in the Headlights: New drive-thru haunted attraction opens this October

Cookie Decorating 101: Make your own fall-themed sugar cookies with Just Cookies and Treats

Spokane elementary school counselors creating at-home calming kits

Preventing eye strain in children, adults

People's Waffle: A roaming restaurant serving waffles on wheels

Mobius Discovery Center supporting virtual learning, providing virtual STEM programs

Pantry Fuel keeps busy families, essential workers fed and fueled up during the pandemic

New police precinct opens in downtown Spokane

Fall Harvest Festival starts this weekend at Green Bluff

Two-day Oktoberfest celebration in Downtown Coeur d'Alene this weekend

Smoke inhalation symptoms and how to treat them

West Valley Outdoor Learning Center bringing back live virtual lessons, drive-by zoo

HUB Sports Center provides P.E., academic programs to supplement virtual learning

Learning the technology: SPS provides training videos to get families comfortable with online learning

Central Valley School District begins virtual school year

Empire Fitness offering two-week free membership trial for students, teachers

Family farm in Athol hopes to give fun, educational experience of working on a farm

Take home your own fresh summer flowers at Tall Grass Farms

North Idaho State Fair hosts fair food drive-thru event

Spokane Boxing Gym starting new girls boxing class in September

Spokane Comedy Club temporarily reopening as Spokane Shake Company

Central Valley School District begins Chromebook distribution for virtual learning

Grab lunch by day, have a drink at night and support local artists at 180 Bar & Bistro

Back-to-school digital resources from the Spokane County Library District

Saddle n' Scoop: 17-year-old starts ice cream business on Green Bluff

Southside Community Center raising funds to keep going with online estate sale

Fewer parents taking kids in for vaccinations, check-ups due to COVID-19

U-Pick Peaches: It's peach picking season at Green Bluff