Spotlight Spokane: Riverfront Renovations

Spotlight Spokane has returned from a pandemic break, and since we've been gone, a whole lot of development has happened at Riverfront Park—from the all-inclusive Providence Playscape to the White Elephant being moved to the Looff Carrousel. So, we went and checked it out!

WSDOT reopens SR 27 in Mica, fire contained

MICA, Wash. -- Several fires forced Washington State Department to close State Route 27 in Mica Wednesday, but it has since reopened. WSDOT temporarily closed SR 27 from Palouse…

Prosecutor says no criminal charges in jail starvation death

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho jailers watched as a mentally ill man starved to death, according to a newly released investigatory report, but a prosecutor says there isn’t enough evidence to justify criminal charges in the case. Lance Quick, 40,…

Idaho House rejects higher education funding bill

Money for Idaho colleges is uncertain right now. Senate Bill 1179 would give more that $630 million to four colleges and universities in the state, but Republicans in the State House are holding up the bill.