Top stories of the day

Top stories of the day

1. Level 1 sex offender faces life in prison for rape of five children in Spokane County

A Spokane County man faces up to life in prison for the rape and molestation of five children.

2. Sorry Spokane, no Chick-fil-A for you!

Pandemonium nearly broke out over delicious chicken on Saturday, when the Chick-fil-A website appeared to announce the imminent opening of a restaurant on the Gonzaga campus.

3. Regional wasp population rebounds

Researchers say yellow jackets and paper wasps have been increasingly visible since a run of hot weather kicked in last week.

4. Post Falls Police searching for person of interest in theft

Post Falls Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the man in these photos, who is considered a person of interest in a Post Falls theft case.

5. New Bible university opens in Spokane

When Moody Bible Institute announced late last year that it would close its Spokane campus at the end of the school year, it left a huge hole for students and professors. That void was filled Monday morning when Great Northern University received approval to open.