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2023 Bloomsday Finisher Shirt Design contest now live

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The contest to create the design for next year's Bloomsday finisher shirts is now live! The deadline to submit a design is September 16. The artist who submits the winning design will receive $1,000 and a lifetime…

Dive teams recover body from Spokane River

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Spokane County Sheriff's Office Dive Team recovered a body from the Spokane River Friday afternoon. The recovery comes a day after a paddle boarder reported…

Freeman Shooter Sentencing: Day 1 Recap

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Freeman High School shooter Caleb Sharpe was in court Thursday to begin his days-long sentencing hearings. Catch up on the case:  Earlier this year, Sharpe pleaded guilty…

Golden Handle Brewing serves up craft beer for a cause

Craft beer for a cause. That’s the mission of Golden Handle Brewing Company.  What started as a smaller project is now flourishing into a full-on brewing operation in the former Steel Barrel space on S. Madison.  Taproom Coordinator Alexa…

Gonzaga climate center receives $100,000 EPA grant

SPOKANE, Wash. — Gonzaga University's Center for Climate, Society and Environment received a $100,000 Environmental Education grant to work with schools in the area in education efforts. The grant proposal from GU was selected by the EPA after submissions across…

Zags' Demitrius Kigeya named to preseason All-WCC team

SPOKANE, Wash. — Gonzaga men's soccer player Demitrius Kigeya has been named preseason All-WCC this season. A program-record fourth time as a preseason All-WCC team member, Kigeya scored five goals and added three assists in 16 games. Taking 26 shots…

Spokane K9 recovering from liver abscess removal surgery

SPOKANE, Wash. — A Spokane Police Department K9 is recovering from liver abscess removal surgery. K9 Haywire works with Officer David Stone on the SWAT team. During a mission, Stone went to retrieve Haywire, but found he had gotten sick,…