Thursday, February 22, 2024
39.0°F

ALL ACCESS

With a Forever Rate.

Unlimited access to all the journalism we offer, plus the full digital experience. Secured peace of mind that your rate plan never increases.

GET ALL ACCESS

ALL ACCESS

With a Forever Rate.

Unlimited access to all the journalism we offer, plus the full digital experience. Secured peace of mind that your rate plan never increases.

GET ALL ACCESS

Regional News

What's happening in the region? Here's a roundup of news from Spokane, Montana and other regional areas.

Updated 20 hours, 1 minute ago

Court lifts federal coal sales moratorium in a setback for Dems and environmentalists

More than 260 million tons of coal, or almost half of the nation’s total, was mined by private companies from leas…

Updated 1 day, 2 hours ago
To keep whales safe, Coast Guard launches boat alert system in Seattle

The goal of the agency's “ cetacean desk ” is to keep the marine mammals safe from boat strikes and reduce noise in the highly transited inland seawaters.

Updated 2 days, 3 hours ago
Capital One to buy Discover for $35 billion in deal that combines major US credit card companies

It also will give Discover's payment network a major credit card partner in a way that could make the payment network a major competitor once again.

Updated 3 days ago
California braces for flooding again as another wet winter storm hits

Thunderstorms in valleys around the state capital on Monday could bring “brief tornadoes, large amounts of small hail, heavy rain, lightning, and gusty winds,”…

Updated 6 days, 1 hour ago
Montana Rep. Rosendale drops US Senate bid after 6 days, citing Trump endorsement of opponent

In Washington, Rosendale is among the House’s most hard-right conservatives and a member of the House Freedom Caucus

Updated 6 days, 22 hours ago
Montana nuclear base lockdown lifted after suspicious person prompts active shooter report

No shots were fired and nobody was injured at Malmstrom Air Force Base in Great Falls

Updated 6 days, 22 hours ago
A fin whale decomposing on an Oregon beach creates a sad but 'super educational' spectacle

The 46-foot male whale washed ashore at Sunset Beach State Park south of Warrenton on Monday morning. It was entangled in rope.

Updated 1 week ago
Georgia GOP Gov. Brian Kemp says he will aid Texas governor's border standoff with Biden

Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte announced Tuesday that his state’s National Guard will also coordinate with Texas officials

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Oregon resident diagnosed with the plague

Here are a few things to know about the illness

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
US inflation slows but remains elevated in sign that price pressures are easing only grad

At his most recent news conference, Fed Chair Jerome Powell singled out persistently high services prices as a concern

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Magnitude 5.7 earthquake strikes Mauna Loa volcano on Hawaii's Big Island; no tsunami expected

Some shaking could be felt in Honolulu on the island of Oahu which is about 200 miles to the north.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Storms dump heavy snowfall in northern Arizona after leaving California a muddy mess

The mountainous region of northern Arizona recorded 2 feet (61 centimeters) of snowfall or more in some locations with more expected into the weekend

Updated 2 weeks ago
Montana man is found guilty in Jan. 6 insurrection

Montana man is found guilty in Jan. 6 insurrection

Updated 2 weeks ago
Missing Marine Corps helicopter carrying 5 troops from Nevada to California has been located

Waves of heavy downpours hit the area throughout the night and snow was forecast for San Diego County mountains.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Rare tornado warning issued for San Diego County as historic storm still threatens California

Downtown Los Angeles received nearly 7 inches of rain by Monday night