Spokane

A pet translator could be available in the next 10 years

What's the first thing you would do if you had a pet translator and you could understand your dog or cat? I'd probably immediately let my cat know …

North Korea

On the road: Spokane couple lives full-time RV life

If it may sound far-fetched to sell your home and most of your possessions to live year-round in a RV, one Spokane couple did just that seven years …

Washington State

Actress reportedly paid by Trump filmed movie in Spokane

A former adult film star who was reportedly paid to keep silent about an alleged sexual encounter with President Donald Trump was once in Spokane to …

Donald Trump

Gonzaga women lead the pack again in WCC heading into game at Portland

After only four games, the chase is on in the West Coast Conference women’s basketball race.Once again, Gonzaga is playing the role of the hunted, …

Women's Basketball

Former Rep. Hixon dead of suicide

• Twitter<br>• Facebook<br>• Reddit<p>House Speaker Scott Bedke just announced “some bad news” to the House: “Former Rep. Brandon Hixon has tragically taken his own …

Washington State

Officials in Spokane seek names for new foot bridge

Officials in Spokane are searching for a name for a new pedestrian bridge that is under construction in the city.<p>The soaring bridge would allow …

Business

Where does the money from pot sales in Washington go?

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Marijuana shops in Eastern Washington say they aren't panicking after Attorney General Jeff Sessions ended the "hands-off" Federal …

Cannabis

Spokane Co. marijuana growers now charged clean air fees

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Spokane Clean Air agency approved a set of rules that protect air quality in Spokane County by requiring that marijuana …

Cannabis Industry

Shawn Vestal: Tokio Weigh Station’s cannabis shop a literal sign of the times

TOKIO WEIGH STATION – It looms above the freeway about 45 miles west of Spokane: a literal sign of the times.It used to say RESTAURANT.Now it says …

Cannabis Industry

Pot industry frets, then shrugs off Sessions’ new policy - Sat, 06 Jan 2018 PST

This week’s announcement that the U.S. Department of Justice would lift its hands-off approach to states that legalized marijuana shocked many in the …

Cannabis

A marijuana grower's perspective on clean air fees

SPOKANE, Wash. -- A local marijuana grower uses several methods, including his own design, to reduce odors emitted by his operation. In every …

Cannabis

Spokane County drops rape charges against all members of Polish death metal band Decapitated

Prosecutors have elected to drop rape and kidnapping charges against all four members of the Polish death metal band Decapitated, ensuring their …

Crime

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Candidates Announced for the 2017-18 Senior CLASS Award

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (January 4, 2018) – Sixty NCAA® men’s and women’s basketball student-athletes who excel both on and off the court were selected …

College & University

Spokane County air pollution regulators approve new rules, fees to battle smelly marijuana farms

Spokane County pollution regulators have approved a new set of fees and rules for marijuana growers in what they described as an attempt to curb the …

Cannabis Industry

5 Inspiring, Empowering Stories from 2017

Today, we are often inundated with news and stories that can make us feel frustrated, anxious, and divided. At the same time, there is so much good …

Nonprofits

Editorial: 10 Things We Want For Connecticut In 2018

H<i>ere are 10 things The Courant's editorial board would like in 2018, for the good of all Connecticut residents:</i><p><b>Amazon.</b> The oversized effects of being …

Hartford Courant

Spokane Follows Seattle’s Lead, Passes “Ban-the-Box” Ordinance

The City of Spokane, Washington, recently enacted Ordinance No. C-35564, making Spokane the second municipality (joining Seattle) in Washington state …

Law

Cooking with cannabis: Dig into New York steak with compound butter

A New York strip is one of my favorite cuts of beef, from the short loin.<p>It is tender, especially when marinated well. I marinated my last batch for …

Cannabis

Fire up the popcorn!

Games to keep an eye on.<p>Yes, UNC got Sylvia her 1000th win, but their schedule has been…doughy. Dunno if the 11-2 Mercer Bears can put a scare into …

Women's Basketball

Winter storm

http://www.spokesman.com/galleries/2017/dec/28/winter-storm/<p>article<p>Snow hit Spokane Thursday, but the heaviest accumulations by midday were found in …

Weather

Hachimura, Perkins lead No. 20 Gonzaga over Pacific 81-48

SPOKANE, Wash. — Rui Hachimura scored 19 points, Josh Perkins added 16, and No. 20 Gonzaga beat Pacific 81-48 on Thursday night, winning its 22nd …

College Basketball

Women's basketball analysis: Gonzaga yet to establish an identity entering WCC play

Eleven games in and on the eve of West Coast Conference play, Gonzaga has yet to forge an identity for this season's team.<p>They've scored more than 70 …

College Basketball

Hour-old newborn baby abandoned at Florida rest stop

Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>><p>Updated:Tuesday, December 26 2017 10:06 PM EST2017-12-27 03:06:48 GMT<p>A man was arrested on Christmas after deputies …

Crime

At Gonzaga, Emma Moon guides student-athletes toward their highest potential

The student-athletes at Gonzaga University are a self-driven bunch, or they wouldn’t be there in the first place.<p>But what happens when the cheering …

Women's Basketball

After 3-day manhunt, police arrest woman accused in South Hill shootings

After a three-day manhunt, Spokane police have arrested a woman accused of shooting and killing the owner of a South Hill apartment complex Tuesday, …

Crime

Shawn Vestal: The problem with men who harass, and the men who enable them, is not a lack of training

As a man, on behalf of men, speaking with the full power and authority of the patriarchy at my back, let me just say: We don’t need sexual harassment …

Feminism

Wash. lawmakers look to raise legal tobacco age

SPOKANE, Wash.— The Spokane Regional Health Board backed a measure to raise the tobacco age to 21 years old.<p>Spokane Regional Health Board member AJ …

Cannabis

Spokane County marijuana farmers say pollution controls, regulations and low prices threaten their business

David Taylor’s business card carries the title “plant whisperer.”<p>“I talk to them every day,” Taylor said earlier this month, outside the four …

Cannabis Industry

Forecast calls for challenging game when Gonzaga plays at San Diego State

SAN DIEGO – Gonzaga players didn’t bother hiding their enthusiasm for warmer weather on the 12th-ranked Bulldogs’ latest road trip.<p>“I’m excited to …

College Basketball

Mad Minute stories for December 18, 2017

Here are the extended versions of the KHQ Local News 11 at 11 Mad Minute stories from Monday, December 18th.

Cannabis Industry