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"Spokane County prosecutor's office has decided a spoken corrections officer Sergeant Justin White. Was justified in killing a seven year old woman in the lobby of the county jail Last December, Nancy King had repeatedly rung the buzzer by the locked jail lobby door, unlocked the doors to go talk with her. Then she reportedly pulled out a large knife from her coat pocket and raised it toward his face. She failed to follow that sergeant's commands to drop the knife. And that's when he opened fire, eventually killing the woman. That's reporter Kyle Sim. Check with our partner station K x l. Why Toxicology tests determine that her blood ethanol level that night was 0.12 and she had taken anti depressants, her nephew told the spokesman Review. He's pro law enforcement. Struggles to understand why they couldn't use a stun gun or pepper spray to stop a 70 year old petite woman. Carleen Johnson. COMA News. The latest shooting in Boulder, Colorado, is igniting new calls for gun control. And, of course that leads to a heated debate in our state. One high profile bill is still alive in the state Legislature. Almost Tammy Matassa has more Democratic Senator Patty Kotaro is sponsoring a bill to ban open carry firearms during protests and the Capitol campus. It's heading to the house for a vote. You don't need a weapon. To express your first Amendment, right? You just need your voice. Previous proposal to ban assault weapons and limit high capacity magazines have failed in our state. We're not talking about a regulated privilege. We're talking about a constitutionally protected right. Dave Workman of the Second Amendment Foundation says more laws would punish responsible gun owners have the gun proposal in Washington becomes law of violation would be a gross misdemeanor coma was telling Natasa Friends of hawks and other predatory birds remind you that when you set traps filled with poison, you may end up killing your best defense against Rance. Bird Advocate. Lisa owns Vianney, saying that birds who hunt rats are often killed by eating poison out of the traps. People. Let's let these animals live poison free so they can help us. She's speaking with KS Qd radio in Santa Cruz, California. Seattle Audubon Society tells the stranger that it's concerned about the number of owls and hawks that have been turning up dead and full of rat poison. It's been exactly a year since the West Seattle Bridge, the high level bridge at least closed to traffic camels. Cara Cost Image spoke with Heather Marks from the Seattle Department of Transportation. What can we do to help with increased traffic with Phase three? If you have a choice to use a mod other than your single occupant vehicle that's gonna be helpful. EST out hopes the vaccines will allow more people to use public transportation as more gridlock is likely coming, although many small businesses here are finding ways to keep customers Tell me more businesses opened up in the junction that closed mystery made moved into the junction during the pandemic, and the community has come out in force to support their local vendors, but more healthy say.
Vaccines limiting COVID-19 spread among Washington’s older population
"State of Washington chose to vaccinate its most elderly population first, and there's been an obvious payoff. Is Dr Frank of Alaska was who is the chief health officer officer in Spokane County. Please stay steady. Will continue to go well, if you were elderly people are testing positive for covert, which he says is great news, considering older Americans are more likely to have the most serious illness after contracting the virus. For example, he told Kxl why in Spokane during the first week of March that county on Lee 18 of its new covert cases for the week, we're in adults over the age of 70. So far, more than two million people have been vaccinated against Cove it here in Washington. The state Health Department confirms another 665 cases of the virus, along with 14 more deaths in the past, 24
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"County hopes to eventually house 45% or 2000 people out of its chronically homeless population of 4500. The goal for 2021 is to create housing units for 1500 people Countywide. In these former hotels and nursing homes, talk of a fuel tax re emerging as state lawmakers prepare for the upcoming legislative session. The story from couples calling Johnson We all got a break from the region's jam packed roads this past year when people went home to work, But Democrats who control both the House and Senate plan to again push a multibillion dollar forward Washington plan. Steve Hobbs, Democrat from Lake Stevens chairs the Senate Transportation Committee. Seattle Times reports. One of his main priorities is to replace the jammed highway to westbound Trussell Governor Jay Inslee is rejected carbon tax measure Back on his agenda, he'll again proposed 318 million for fairy electrification along with low carbon fuel standards. Republicans in the minority say Washingtonians are still hurting from pandemic business closures and job losses, and representative Andrew Barkus of Olympia says that means they will support minimal or zero new taxes in 2021. Carleen Johnson. Come on, you first responders in Spokane County will be getting the first dose of covered 19 vaccine this week Chief Cody Rohrbach with the Spokane County Fire District three telling our partner station Kxl why they are not requiring firefighters. Andy empties to get the vaccine. It rather educating them on why they believe it's important is gonna offer them another tool in the toolbox just just more mitigation to reduce the risk you're responding, he said about a third of the first responders had signed up for the vaccine as of last week. Short supply of covert 19 vaccine doses, leading to a reappraisal of how it's administered. The New York Times reports. Some scientists are now asking if it might be better to give as many people as possible. The first dose now. Rather than hold back some of the supply for the required second dose. The argument goes, it might save lives. If more people get some protection now, then get the second dose when more supplies come in, many Healthworks experts argue the first does provides no more than 50% protection, not enough to create the herd immunity needed to stop the.
Man arrested after allegedly threatening to bomb local Democratic offices in Spokane
"Tonight, Police say a man threatened to blow up the offices of the Spokane County Democrats today You could see the scene here. The man claimed to have a bomb in a backpack and held at least one person hostage this morning. Police haven't said if the device was a real explosive, but volunteers at the opposite. The man also handed them a manifesto. Police were able to get everyone out of the building safely, and that man was
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"And the loss. Financial situations just unknown. They start drinking and using more, according to politico, At least 1/3 of treatment centers have yet to receive any Of the HHS funding many of laid off staff and so they cannot see Long term survival of organizations remain believe it survived. Six months of Britain says the estimates are an additional 75,000 lives could be lost to addiction and suicide because of the pandemic. Carleen Johnson Coleman is Space Force will come to Spokane County if the Defense Department approved the county's bid. According to the spokesman of you. Newspaper. County commissioners in Spokane, have applied to become the site of the new Space Command Center. President Trump announced the formation of this sixth military branch last year. We will now treat space as an independent region overseen by a new Unified Geographic Combatant Command. One of the criteria for the command center location is proximity to an Air Force base in Spokane County is host to Fairchild Air Force Base. A second airport to the size of Si Tak could end up in South Thurston County more from Como's Eric Heights of the State Commercial Aviation Coordinating Commission meeting in April, a majority agreed a new airport is the preferred strategy for addressing the long term need for increased aviation capacity. Thurston County commissioner tied men's Ner tells the Olympian projections show that by 2050 state will need twice the capacity for air travel. He said The timeline for making a decision is pretty tight as the commission wants to have six options narrow down by midsummer. Location just north of Little Rock west by five and south of Black Lake is being considered Eric Giants Coma News Blowing and the FAA are preparing for atleast two more days.
Seattle - King County issues directive urging public to wear face masks in most public spaces
"County residents will be required to wear a mask when they go to the store or any other indoor public space in Spokane it's likely be to be the next order masking come was currently Johnson has more the state health department recommends it and health experts say as the economy slowly begins to re open if the majority of people are not wearing masks it's likely to trigger a second wave of the virus Spokane county health officer Dr Bob Lutz there are stronger requirements and recommendations to wear masks and I think that'll be something that you will be seeing forthcoming hopefully in Spokane Spokane mayor Nadine Woodward said this week she would support a public mask mandate it for health officer felt it was best at the king county directive applies to grocery stores pharmacies retail restaurants and public transportation a homemade cloth mask is fine and no one's going to be issued a ticket if they're not wearing one king county and Seattle are distributing about a hundred sixty thousand masks mostly in immigrant communities
Inslee says stay at home order will have to be extended
"Governor Jay Inslee with an unsurprising prediction to CNN state of the union I think it's highly probable that the two week stay home and stay healthy initiative that we started just a few days ago is going to have to be extended this comes as more covert nineteen deaths in king Pierce what come in Spokane county's brings Washington's total to two hundred with more than forty four hundred positive cases reported
Hepatitis A outbreak declared in Washington with 13 cases
"On an outbreak of hepatitis a has been declared in Washington state almost bill o'neil has details the Washington state department of health says thirteen cases of the virus have been confirmed including two in king county and another in Snohomish county all involving people without shelter or were using illegal drugs ten more cases have been confirmed in Spokane county hepatitis a is a very contagious liver infection which can range from mild with no symptoms to severe illness lasting months they can result in liver failure and death officials say the most effective way to prevent hepatitis a is vaccination and they are working with local health officials on prevention and response
Spokane County, Jeff Thurman And Spokane discussed on News and Perspective with Taylor Van Cise
"Spokane county sheriff's sergeant was fired yesterday after an investigation found. He talked about killing black people in December two thousand sixteen Jeff Thurman called another deputy who answered the call using a bluetooth speaker while parked beside third deputy in a separate patrol car. Both deputies hurt his remark. Curtis Robinson is the president of the NWC, Spokane chapter and says, this is proof of a larger problem raises a lot of concerns about what the existing undercurrent. The is within that an how do we actually come to come to grips with that? Thank you, something. We started ineffective about
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"Some minor slowing on northbound I five at Tacoma city center and some light scattered slowing northbound on the valley freeway through Sumner are next KOMO traffic up by fourteen now. Here's ABBIE Coney from the KOMO forecast team. You've got the possibility for some scattered showers, and even the possibility for some afternoon, thunderstorms where these thunderstorms developed there could be some downpours. Gusty winds along with some small hail a reminder win. Sunday, roars head endures highs today, only making it into the mid to upper fifties. We'll be back into the seventies on Sunday. I'm meteorologist Abby Coney the KOMO weather center. Right now in Tacoma, it's forty nine degrees with cloudy skies ever getting rain and forty eight in the Seattle. It's fifty degrees and mostly cloudy, traffic and weather. Brought to you by rocket mortgage by Quicken Loans. Rocket mortgage by Quicken Loans is with you every step of the way to provide a seamless mortgage experience. Visit rocket mortgage dot com. Licensed in all fifty states. Equal housing lender and MLS number thirty thirty. Komo news time five. Zero six new results. This week on statewide homelessness show, the dramatic declines reported in King County may be an anomaly, we get more live from komo's Carleen Johnson. Yeah. Some service providers even members of the King County council this week express skepticism with the numbers put out from Seattle and king county's one night, count skeptical because the report found some dramatic drops eight percent overall, a particularly among unsheltered people with a dramatic thirty eight percent decrease decrease in chronic homelessness. Now, some officials say that count doesn't align with other data that shows a growing number of people asking for help, nor what you can see with your own eyes now at in the rest of the state, and it is a different picture. Just north of King County Snohomish county recorded the highest number of people experiencing homelessness since two thousand twelve up thirty percent one thousand one hundred sixteen people numbers are up dramatically for Clark county, twenty one percent. Spokane county had a five percent increase, of course, all this imperfect because the tactics on how they count vary from. County to county overall statewide the numbers twenty one thousand six hundred twenty one people counted as homeless Carleen Johnson. Komo news for different options to replace the magnolia bridge here in Seattle were presented to the public last night in a community meeting west Ducey with the city's department of transportation says each of the four options cost somewhere between two hundred million and four hundred million dollars in the top, two options involve building a new armory way bridge planning study as part of Seattle Levy, it's one of ten bridge planning studies that will be doing and for this corridor, we'll be doing bridge planning study, next and providing similarly range of.
Most of 12 confirmed cases of mumps in Alachua County involve UF students
"News who eastern washing. University, students confirming cases of the mumps comes. Eric kind says these are the first reported cases of the mumps in Spokane county, this year, a single case was reported in April twenty eighteen students faculty and staff at the school were notified Thursday afternoon. The university says the two students live off campus. The spokesman review reports university officials encourage those on campus to update their vaccinations that cut down the possibility of getting the virus, but does not eliminate the potential for being infected operations at eastern are proceeding as scheduled with spring classes scheduled to end in mid
"spokane county" Discussed on KCRW
"Out to find the answer. Ourselves by tracking down suspects who have been on the show and having conversations about what actually ended up on television. In the past three years. They shot in over thirty cities. And so we picked one Spokane Washington, welcome back. Let's go to. Let's go to Spokane county Washington deputy van patent is there an Ono looks like we've got another shirtless, dude. Eighty nine percent white and like a lot of places. They've got a pretty serious opioid problem. The city's been on ninety nine hours of live PD, and so me, and my producers, we watch them all meth or heroin, James. James other estimates. To look for clues as to the suspect's identity. They only say their first name if even that. So we look for a first name or a street sign maybe so that we could see where the arrest happened, then we would cross reference that with court records around the same time, trying to find a match, and that is how my producer Henry, and I met. I'm gonna just kind of might get like. Interrogated, not by no, please. Remember this time? Amy was online PD season. Two episode twenty one. I'll play a little bit of that up for you. Excuse me. She's drunk Spokane county sheriff's deputy is responding to a call about a disturbance, and they find a woman in her late thirties, Amy, the more you sit on the floor -cribe drew. Okay. Are, you're just drunken obnoxious. She sitting on the floor of what looks like a trailer behind a regular house. Any is drunk drunk, Trump. Sure. Okay. Dear shoes this walkout for coming, this nice gentlemen's trailer. So he can enjoy his evening. They don't explain where or why they're even moving her. And they don't wait for shoes. There are six.
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"In Spokane county are also getting for vets worth a total of hundred and ten thousand dollars local icon now has its first location in the south end. Komo's Ryan Harris was there for the grand opening of the newest Dick's drive in. Hundreds of people waited through a cold morning in Kent to be there is that ribbon was cut for the burger chain seventh location including Todd yet. Who was there at four AM to make sure he was first in line for Todd. It's about the memories of a father who died when he was just thirteen when dad said you wanna go out and have some the eat Burleego. So yeah, that goes way back way back. Good memories for Jim Spady. It's also about honoring the legacy of his father who started the restaurants that bear his name. He loved the business. He's dick right here is president his whole life. And then he just was an incredible person. I wish I wish you were here. So here's the good interview. Because is amazing. And now among the countless people with special memories that include Dick's the couple who got engaged here on day one in Kent, Brian Harris, KOMO news. Komo news time seven forty and from the Harley exterior sports desk. Here's Tom Glasgow lousy news for Seahawks linebacker, Michael kendricks. Here's hawks head coach Pete Carroll. There's a little neck in there or something. There's a couple of things that are gonna work on terrible knee injury. But it's gonna take a little bit. Cecily six to eight weeks kind of situation. So. A knee and lower leg injury for Kendrick's. It will require surgery his season is over what about linebacker K J. Right. I watched him run yesterday. And he looks good. He's getting close this'll be an important way to just kind of working back in and then hopefully a couple of weeks Mel get chance to getting back and coach about Doug Baldwin who just go one day. Any time with Doug? Never expected anything other than may pull off another one of those miracles kid back and play. So his line is set on doing that. We'll see how he makes it to the week. I can tell you right now. Sunday in Santa Clara against the forty Niners. A team they wall up to just over a week ago. Other NFL news the legal stage four games in London wine in Mexico City next season, the NFL announcing its draft in twenty twenty. We'll be in Las Vegas the future..
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"Now. It's the KOMO morning news. Greg has the day off I'm MandA factor. Here are the top stories from the KOMO twenty four seven news center. An eight year old Spokane boys recovering after police say a man entered a convenience store and stabbed him Spokane county sheriff's deputy, Mark Gregory says the thirty year old man stabbed the boy multiple times Saturday night before the boy's father was able to step in this does appear at this point that it was a completely random violent act. This type of occurrence around. Here is rare that doesn't make it any less scary. Investigators say the man appear to win Honda the influence of drugs and alcohol. He was charged with charged with attempted first degree murder. Did Seattle city council members break the law when they met in private to talk about the controversial head tax a lawsuit to decide the matter will go to trial. We get the update. Live from komo's Corwin Hake. Last summer shortly after passing a per employee tax on large businesses, including Amazon the city council abruptly repeal the tax now, a lawsuit alleges council members who talked among themselves about through repeal violated, the state's open public meetings act and the Seattle times reports King County Superior Court Judge Timothy Bradshaw has ruled the suit may proceed to trial saying, quote, the plaintiff's argument is strong. Now, if the plaintiffs prevail council members could be fined, but the repeal of the head tax will stand because as the city attorney's office notes the repeal happened at a valid open public meeting. Corwin hake. Komo news today. The Seattle city council votes on mayor Jenny Durkan's budget at nearly six billion dollars. The budget includes a significant increase in spending for homeless services. A budget committee meets at ten thirty this morning. The full council vote this afternoon, no damage reported. But there was an earthquake on the Olympic peninsula. This morning near the Olympic national forest who was a four point one. It had about three AM commuters who use the Northgate park and ride simultaneously gain and lose parking spots today. Komo's lease toll explained the future site of the Northgate rail station. You can't jump on the train for about another three years..
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"For about seventy, two seventy three but more that. Sunshine more the warmth coming back low eighties likely to the. Weekend in the beginning of next week I'm Seth Wayne in the KOMO weather center and taking a look at temperatures throughout the Area we have sixty five in Seattle with clouds at sixty. Two in Bellingham up, to, seventy trailer at two thirty five teachers across Washington state are getting. Big raises here but not everywhere the additional compensation coming after state lawmakers funneled billions of dollars into education to comply with. The mccleary court case which would with Washington Education Association the teacher's union urged teachers across. The state not to settle for less, we're talking fifteen. To twenty percent increases for teachers and. Support staff that they could be looking, at pay increases as. Much as thirty percent or even maybe a little bit more than that but the Everett herald report some state lawmakers say they thought they had crafted laws to prevent huge wage escalate in a letter, last week superintendent of public instruction Chris reykdal responded, to say state lawmakers are themselves not on the same page it. Seems and that's what's inciting tension in negotiations between teachers and districts it's two thirty six A US federal appeals court says President Trump's executive worth threatening, to withhold funding from sanctuary cities like. Seattle that liberate limit cooperation with immigration authorities is unconstitutional, however the night. The US circuit court of appeal says, the lower court went too far when it blocked the order nationwide that will court said in November Trump's. Order threatened to all federal funding and the president didn't have the thority. To attach new conditions to spending approved by congress the ruling came in lawsuits filed by two California cities San Francisco and Santa Clara Trump administration said the order applies to relatively small pot. Of money that already requires compliance with immigration law Jared Spokane counties GOP has resigned after protests over a guest speaker she invited to her, grassroots organizations event the. Latest from komo's Erik Heintz, socially, right face criticism this week for inviting James. Also up, to speak he's the former president of the Washington state University. College Republicans who resign And after attending a rally in Charlottesville Virginia that turned violent. Right, apologize for giving up a platform to speak saying, she felt duped by him after he made unflattering remarks about gays. Transgenders and others during his speech in a statement posted to the party's, Facebook page last night right 'cause the decision to let Al sub speak a serious mistake. And her judgment she went on to say the Spokane, county GOP remains committed to standing against white supremacy racism and bigotry in all forms Eric Heintz KOMO news city Seattle's plan to create, more, shelter, spaces for the homeless is moving forward as existing shelters, operate at or near capacity each night city says it already has added, one, hundred twenty four new spaces toward a goal of five hundred by. The end of the month the city hopes to add another eighty spaces Fire damage elementary school late last night komo's kale Thomson reports the north Kitsap our. Department says that the sprinkler system in the alarms there at the school. Actually did a very good job and damage, is, very minor the sprinklers went off the alarm summoned firefighters the fire did. Not spread beyond some scorched bricks on the buildings outside wall caused the fire is under investigation you have less than a week to cast your ballot for the, upcoming? Primary election can county elections officials say they've gotten about one hundred seventy eight. Thousand ballots back that's fourteen percent of the ballots they Santow say that number is slightly, up for people who live in, congressional district, eight that's, a, racer to replace outgoing Republican Dave Reichert and reminder no stamps are necessary KOMO news time to thirty nine time for. Sports important night for king Felix and the Mariners Felix Hernandez coming off a very poor outing by anybody's standards and he could be in jeopardy, of losing a spot in the rotation if He doesn't come out more competitive tonight against the visiting Toronto Blue Jays. First pitch at Safeco seven ten, it would, help the kings 'cause if, the Mariners, could generate some. Offense manager Scott service hoping his guys will break out the lumber against the James is about how we're planning and what were you need. To be doing and we're not playing at. The top of our game right now offense for sure Mariners in Oakland or now. Tied for the second AL. Wildcard the athletics have the night off Seahawks safety Earl. Thomas offers his side of the training camp holdout writing in the players Tribune dot com quote he wants Seattle. To extend his contract or trade. Him to a football team that wants to be part of his future the Washington huskies. Opened their fall football camp tomorrow at, montlake your next sports..
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"Komo news coming up to the spokane county medical examiner's cleared at a state health department investigation on carleen johnson with the story wired adc hit of opening fire and stillman douglas high school killing seventeen people goes before a judge for a bond hearing guilt or the potential great air or you're going to be held without bond until further order the court nichols cruz was hanging his head and staying silent as he appeared by a video conference he charged with seventeen counts of first degree murder florida governor rick scott is meeting with survivors of that shooting today's he decides whether to sign a new gun control bill it includes a provision that wet some teachers carry guns something scott says he is against president trump's decision to sit down with north korean dictator kim jong own is still taking many by surprise clinger is a senior research fellow at the conservative heritage foundation hits a positive step it's a step forward but i i think we should have a heavy dose of scepticism at wariness of before we go back in the negotiator of bring your says the us may have lost some negotiating leverage because the president agreed to meet without getting anything in return scott goldberg abc news the northwest's only all news station komo news one thousand fm 97 7 good morning once again it's 45 at a broker clouds downtown 1030 one on this friday we thank you for joining us bring you the top stories from the komo twenty four seven news center to spokane kutty medical examiners cleared in an investigation by the state department of health the review came last year at the urging of family members who complained that their loved ones autopsy findings made no sense the story from komo's carleen johnson the department of health says these two medical examiners in spokane county followed the standard of care and fourteen autopsies reviewed these were cases where families questioned the findings like the case of dr susan marshall whose husband john marshall was the chief of surgery the va hospital he went for a run one morning an early 2016 his body was later found along the river my heart care and apollo multiple other family had contacted me dr susan marshaled cells coma police initially ruled her husband's death suspicious that later said there was nothing to investigate he had drowned in the.
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"And a pistol over the weekend battle what he called the lizard people man told police president trump called to warn him just after eight saturday night a witness called 911 reported jeep stopped at one hundred eight street south in pacific avenue south in partner with man waving around and ak forty seven and a pistol number troopers deputies converged he was ordered to the ground began to scream about sending in the news in the lizard people the sheriff's department says the mantle the deputy head snorted methamphetamine to lose weight and he was taking prescribe morphine he ended up being sent to a hospital for treatment and a mental health food valuation of signs of progress and the suggestion of a lot more work to do when it comes to sexually transmitted disease university of washington's matthew goldens is hiv rates and king county are declining however the rate of civilised infection continues decline technician lie in recent years have really been focused on men who have sex with men and that continues to be a case of what's new is we are now seeing that epidemic gradually creep into the larger population including heterosexual and in particular women arab another world aids day golden says those showing symptoms of an std should be tested treated quickly the sheriff's department at spoke can't counties urging people who used dating apps to be extremely careful about who they meet up with the warning comes after a local woman was raped after meeting up with someone from the dating app tinder comas carleen johnson has more kids rapists is behind bars at the spokane county jail the victim met him on tinder that's the mobile dating app where you swipe right if you like someone's picture in a short profile and if they swipe your picture back it's a match spokane county sheriff's spokesman mark gregory told kxly the woman actually did everything right in this case she met the man in public told friends who she was meeting but after a few dates she was attacked by now entire hour powered by please.
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"Weekend of battle what he called the lizard people man told police president trump called to warn him just after eight saturday night a witness called 911 reported jeep stopped at one hundred nate street south pacific avenue south in parkland the man waving around the ak forty seven intestinal number troopers and deputies converged he was ordered to the ground where he began to scream about sending in the news in the lizard people they sheriff's department says the man told a deputy he had started methamphetamine to lose weight and he was taking prescribe morphine he ended up being sent to a hospital for treatment at a mental health evaluation cited progress in the suggestion of a lot more work to do when it comes to sexually transmitted disease the university of washington's matthew goldens as hiv rates and king county are declining however the rate of syphilis infection continues decline technician i in recent years have really been focused on men are seifert manak that continues to be a as a white new is we are now seeing that epidemic gradually creep into the larger population including heterosexual and in particular women that another world aids day golden says those showing symptoms of an td should be tested in treated quickly the workers of the hanford nuclear reservation of finish cleaning up one of the most contaminated radioactive waste sites in the country took eight years of complex in hazardous work to move nuclear waste and contaminated soil lawmakers called it a milestone sheriff's department and spokane county is urging people who used dating apps to be extremely careful about who they meet up with the warning comes after a local woman was raped after meeting up with someone from the dating app tinder couples carleen johnson has more the accused rapists is behind bars at the spokane county jail the victim met him on tinder that's the mobile dating app where you swipe bright if you like someone's picture and a short profile and if they swipe your picture back it's a match spokane county sheriff's spokesman martin gregory told kxly the woman actually did everything right in this case she met the men in public told friends who she was meeting but after a few dates she was attacked by now to come forward please do pay condemning possibly the of in.
"spokane county" Discussed on KIRO Radio 97.3 FM
"He is a hero well that's what the spokane county sheriff is saying about 15yearold sam stray han who died trying to stop his classmate from killing others say young man who gave his life stepped into the breach that we as a society of created to save his fellow classmates terrifies he knezevic says the 15yearold shooter got the weapons from his father's gun say this young gentlemen got sucked into a counter culture of violence a culture that is in namur with school shooting and media you are to blame for their fishing keep giving these people headlines you keep using their names you have made them he roast some people court documents released today said the alleged shooter told police he said he'd been picked on by the student who was killed but didn't target him specifically a kit seventeen has been arrested for making bomb threats against a high school according to the sheriff's department the 16yearold maid threats online before showing up to olympia high on tuesday a deputy station at the school notice the team because he doesn't actually go to school there as seatac father killed a man who was trying to break into his hong carol radio sherry tressler has the detail the father told king county deputies his two toddlers were sleeping in the back room when the men tried coming through their window that's when he grabbed his gun fired several rounds and killed one of the men he landed in the backyard the other man is actually still on the run a teenager can be charged with producing child pornography if they sent explicit images of themselves to an adult that ruling from the state supreme court today in the case of a 17yearold who sent a picture to a woman she told investigators the image came unsolicited and after verifying that the team was arrested he's been sentenced to thirty days in jail plus community service a check on your forecast now we're going to stay mostly sunny through the end of the week with highs in the mid 70s right now at seventy one degrees in seattle i'm kim shepherd on demand with a cairo radio cairo radio news 973 fm news we see a brought to you by chevrolet puyallup and everett live from a.
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"Here's kiera jordan looks like we have a blocking problem heading out of balveer southbound 405 near hundred and twelve we have a crash that's blocking the center lane that's leading a solid just prior to i ninety and now in seattle southbound i5 just past road now it looks likely have a new crash he blocking are rightly maybe even q right lanes and we're quickly backing up toward the university district northbound 405 findings some slowdowns right around those rented scurves and then in west seattle we had a traffic light it is working incorrectly at thirty faith and avalon and that's creating delays in the area your next report's at 1224 i'm kiera jordan on komo needs thanks kiera the komo forecast now we have some sunny days ahead of us for a little while and then comes the radio probably by sunday afternoon and then into monday and tuesday we'll see real rain like were used to around here but that we haven't seen since sold june or thereabouts but now in seattle we have sunny skies 60 degrees looking for a high about 72 today 74 tomorrow sunny skies slow 70s for saturday as well are overnight lows are going to die down into the 40s before too long right now it says i said sixty eight degrees at komo news you don't while we were taking the press conference from sheriff isaac knezevic in spokane county we missed our propel insurance money updates we're going to give you those update did numbers just now the dow is up by forty seven points the nasdaq down by 20 and the s p 500 is down by two and a half points you're next money update that it's normal time at 1215 i'm man do i love card night you are out of order you got a king come on superstar titus o'neil the smallest moments can have the biggest impact on a child's life take time.
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"At a high school in spokane county wahsington one did not survive share of ozzie knesset says that avoid came to school with at least two weapons and gunned down a student who tried to approach him before wounding three other we need to figure out what's gone on wrong with our society that our children decide they need to take weapons to deal with the issue secured their their face the young shooter is in custody more than two dozen deaths in the us are blamed on hurricane erma that includes eight elderly nursing home patients from a florida nursing home in hollywood air conditioning failed at a new singh home in hollywood florida city of hollywood spokeswoman railing story says our initial investigation has revealed that they did have power to this facility us senator bill nelson i think it is merging scandal of gargantuan proportion at ssali would police chief tom sanchez as a criminal investigation is underway meantime florida governor rick scott wants all nursing homes in the state checked to make sure patients are safe i mike rossio at least six people died of carbon monoxide poisoning from generators in florida at tampa man died after a chainsaw he was using recoiled and cut an artery flooding remain so bad and portions of southwest florida the giant pumps are being brought in the head of american airlines told an industry conference he hopes they'll be back in full operations by the weekend the hurricanes in texas and florida have led to major disruptions a missing maryland teacher laura wallon has been found dead she was pregnant police arrested her boyfriend tyler tessier county police chief time manger says the victim provided a key clue when she texted a friend nine days ago saying her boyfriend had taken her to a wooded area and she didn't know why the 100year wait is over four paris it celebrated the award of the olympics this is ap radio news the healthcare debate in congress isn't over yet to new bills have been introduced armand independent senator bernie sanders says universal health care should be provided by the federal government healthcare in america must be a rights not a privilege.
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"The spokane county sheriff's department confirming a shooting at a high school and spokane valley reports that there is an active shooter freeman high school on lockdown at state patrol and share of as a superficial and sheriff's deputies investigate they're all spoke at public schools are on full lock down as a precaution kxly and spokane reports three people were hit by gunfire ambulances at a medical airlift helicopter habits said to that freeman high school seattle mayor ed murray resigning at effective of 5 o'clock today the announcement came yesterday afternoon allegations of sexual abuse surfaced couples cotti jockey with reaction from one of murray's accusers knew accuser is mayor murray's younger cousins the fifth man to publicly accused him of sexual abuse the mayor once again vehemently denying the allegation but says its best for the city if he steps down jeff simpson lives outside portland he says marie raped him repeatedly over at least a couple of years after murray became is foster father i remember crying and screaming than you know no no you know i don't want to do this simpson told a social worker about the abuse but a prosecutor decided not to go after murray saying though she believed simpson he was emotionally unstable he told our partner station k2 the mayor needs to stop the denials do the right thing you know what you have done under the city charter council president bruce harrell would become mayor in the interim but would have to give up his council seat and may not want to do that carleen johnson komo news so clear differences between the two women who want to replace murray as the next elected miracles brian calvert recap since last night's debate regarding ed murray jenny durkin says she advised him to really consider what's best for the city before the primary this morning it was clear to me that he could no longer lead is mayor and i called on him to resign gary moons as she asked morita stepped down in may defending his actions resulted in demeaning and and victim blaming the to also have very different takes on how to deal with homelessness in seattle moon appears focused on bringing services to wherever these people are we need to start that conversation up again how can we make this work towards the system is.
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"A deadline of june twelve which comes about two weeks before its term is scheduled to end was you left state legislature to run for seattle mayor but gestion ferrell's absence in olympia may cause a problem for democrats trying to pass the budget couples jeff pohjola has more jefferson farrell had served a little more than two terms in the state house but gave it all up in an effort to leave the city the problem is that her departure from olympia leaves the democrats one vote short of a majority in one vote short of passing a budget when they are just weeks away from a possible government shutdown gop floorleader jt wilcox it seemed like a stream cake on priority uh to be coming up to the moon before the end of the fiscal year and then to decry your party and putting were so under shoes of their functional majority but democratic leader pat sullivan says her absence is irrelevant at this point anything that fast food the legislature will have strong bipartisan support in farrell says the democrats are already looking at replacements would cut down of air what's going to be any interruption of the budget at that arab there said the camera and pray i in the very short term she says her successor could be seated in as little as ten days jeff pohjola komatsu following up on a story would i told you about earlier in the week the head of the spokane county democratic party says his organization is scrambling to clean up its accounting system after being sued by this state attorney general andrew busy arnaud at the spokane county democratic party says his organisation failed to report contributions and expenditures for almost two years tuition piled on time and and there are sometimes filed inaccurately but important to note that there isn't any allegation of malfeasance and our money was spent and it wasn't properly reported told the attorney general's lawsuit is shuttered on more than one hundred thousand dollars in contributions at expenditures up until now viviana says spokane county democrat chevvies volunteers to handle the accounting but he says the system of reporting to the public disclosure commission is so complicated that candidates and parties need a.
"spokane county" Discussed on KOMO
"Now he filed for divorce earlier this month you described as a serial complainant filing scores of campaignfinance complaint with the public disclosure commission almost pete combs talks with glenn morgan who says he simply trying to make a point morgan says the point is this washington's campaignfinance laws are so byzantine an outdated that candidates are breaking the rules from the moment they begin the campaign that's because the law requires them to immediately filed disclosures on both cash coming in and cash going out because the way the statute written now there's no way to actually comply are extremely difficult to seattle times reports morgan's efforts have been mainly aimed at washington democrats one complaint cited democratic house speaker frank chop fulfill failure report contributions and expenditures on time that cost chop about seventeen hundred bucks now morgan and set aside on the spokane county democratic party that can case is probably the worst case of campaign finance violations in the state where hundreds of thousands of dollars they were just totally left off of reporting for almost nine i reached out to the smoke and democrats and their party chairman who was also the organisation's paid executive director but so far no response pete combs komo news rebecca dangers sumner looking for a man who fell into the river yesterday afternoon forty six year old was fishing when he fell in and got swept downstream it was wearing any kind of flotation devices the sheriff's office as he didn't have swimming skills so far crews have it done anything boeing hopes he can convince the pentagon to spend nearly seven billion dollars on planes built in renton in a promotional video the company's pitching the seven thirty seven of the platform for a radarequipped targeting.