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  • Columbia Basin Badger Club Hosts Gun Initiatives Debate

    Columbia Basin Badger Club Hosts Gun Initiatives Debate

    Friday, August 29 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-08-30 02:09:43 GMT
    Representatives from Gun Initiatives 591 and 594 spoke about changes the initiatives could make to gun laws.Representatives from Gun Initiatives 591 and 594 spoke about changes the initiatives could make to gun laws.
    The Columbia Basin Badger Club hosted a panel discussion Friday for Gun Initiatives 591 and 594.
    The Columbia Basin Badger Club hosted a panel discussion Friday for Gun Initiatives 591 and 594.
  • All WA, ID, MT, Albertsons stores affected by security breach

    All WA, ID, MT, Albertsons stores affected by security breach

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:37:54 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Earlier this month Albertsons announced a data breach affecting customers who shopped in their stores any time between June 22, 2014 and July 17, 2014. 
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Earlier this month Albertsons announced a data breach affecting customers who shopped in their stores any time between June 22, 2014 and July 17, 2014. Before Friday, it was unclear which stores were impacted, but fraud investigators with AB Acquisition LLC, the company Albertsons is using to provide complimentary consumer identity protection services to customers, says that the breach impacts all stores in Washington, Idaho, and Montana.
  • Scam Phone Calls Continue; IRS Identifies Five Easy Ways to Spot Suspicious Calls

    Scam Phone Calls Continue; IRS Identifies Five Easy Ways to Spot Suspicious Calls

    Friday, August 29 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-08-29 19:22:12 GMT
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The following was sent out by the Internal Revenue Service:The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. 
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The following was sent out by the Internal Revenue Service:The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. These callers may demand money or may say you have a refund due and try to trick you into sharing private information. 
  • LOOK: Lung capacity of a smoker vs. non-smoker

    LOOK: Lung capacity of a smoker vs. non-smoker

    Friday, August 29 2014 2:20 PM EDT2014-08-29 18:20:16 GMT
    KHQ.COM - It's widely known that smoking isn't good for you, and we're not here to tell you what to do with your life, but we came across this Vine courtesy of Sploid and Mobitalent App that shows just how harmful a lifetime of smoking can be for your lungs.
    KHQ.COM - It's widely known that smoking isn't good for you, and we're not here to tell you what to do with your life, but we came across this Vine courtesy of Sploid and Mobitalent App that shows just how harmful a lifetime of smoking can be for your lungs. Does something like this demonstration make you want to quit smoking? Does it deter you from ever even starting? 
  • Helicopter Swoops Into Richland, Confusing Neighbors & One Specific Cancer Patient

    Helicopter Swoops Into Richland, Confusing Neighbors & One Specific Cancer Patient

    Thursday, August 28 2014 8:47 PM EDT2014-08-29 00:47:11 GMT
    A helicopter swooping down and scanning the nearby Yakima River with men rappelling down on lines. That's what nervous residents in a Richland neighborhood said they witnessed Wednesday night.  
    A helicopter swooping down and scanning the nearby Yakima River with men rappelling down on lines. That's what nervous residents in a Richland neighborhood said they witnessed Wednesday night.  
  • PHOTOS: Priest Lake lots auctioned off

    PHOTOS: Priest Lake lots auctioned off

    Thursday, August 28 2014 8:46 PM EDT2014-08-29 00:46:58 GMT
    PRIEST LAKE, Idaho - 61 cottages sites on Priest Lake were auctioned off in Coeur d'Alene on Thursday. 
    PRIEST LAKE, Idaho - 61 cottages sites on Priest Lake were auctioned off in Coeur d'Alene on Thursday. For years, those already living on the sites leased the land from the State of Idaho, but the State was looking to sell. Residents already living on the sites showed up on Thursday to buy them back, and many were successful. 


  • THROWBACK THURSDAY: Johnny Depp in Spokane for 'Benny and Joon'

    THROWBACK THURSDAY: Johnny Depp in Spokane for 'Benny and Joon'

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:06 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:06:32 GMT
    KHQ.COM - In the late 80's and early 90's Hollywood came to the Spokane area in a big way. One of the most well known films that was shot in the Lilac city was Benny and Joon. The 1992 movie included Aidan Quinn, Mary Stuart Masterson and Johnny Depp. KHQ was on set for a scene of the movie.
    KHQ.COM - In the late 80's and early 90's Hollywood came to the Spokane area in a big way. One of the most well known films that was shot in the Lilac city was Benny and Joon. The 1992 movie included Aidan Quinn, Mary Stuart Masterson and Johnny Depp. KHQ was on set for a scene of the movie.
  • VIRAL VIDEO: Tribute to Robin Wililams at the Emmy's

    VIRAL VIDEO: Tribute to Robin Wililams at the Emmy's

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:46 AM EDT2014-08-28 15:46:43 GMT
    KHQ.COM - If you missed the Emmy's on Monday night, you missed a great tribute to Robin Williams. Billy Crystal paid tribute to his friend and the man that filled millions of homes with laughter saying, "It's very hard to talk about him in the past because he was so present in all of our lives."
    KHQ.COM - If you missed the Emmy's on Monday night, you missed a great tribute to Robin Williams. Billy Crystal paid tribute to his friend and the man that filled millions of homes with laughter saying, "It's very hard to talk about him in the past because he was so present in all of our lives."
  • Pickpockets Hit Walla Walla

    Pickpockets Hit Walla Walla

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:10 PM EDT2014-08-28 01:10:22 GMT
     The busy foot traffic in the downtown area became a scene of quick street thefts this past weekend.  
     The busy foot traffic in the downtown area became a scene of quick street thefts this past weekend.  
  • Doggie Daycare in Pasco Also Helps with Adoptions

    Doggie Daycare in Pasco Also Helps with Adoptions

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:49 PM EDT2014-08-28 00:49:30 GMT
    A doggie daycare in Pasco isn't just a dog-sitting business. 
    A doggie daycare in Pasco isn't just a dog-sitting business. 
  • Demolition of Eastgate Elementary in Kennewick Begins

    Demolition of Eastgate Elementary in Kennewick Begins

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:33 PM EDT2014-08-28 00:33:26 GMT
    One of the Kennewick School District's oldest schools will soon be a pile of rubble.
    One of the Kennewick School District's oldest schools will soon be a pile of rubble.
  • Want a skateboard signed by Pearl Jam while they were in Spokane? CHECK THIS OUT!

    Want a skateboard signed by Pearl Jam while they were in Spokane? CHECK THIS OUT!

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-08-27 21:03:16 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - If you love skateboarding and Pearl Jam, then you're going to love this.Up for auction on eBay right now is a skateboard signed by Pearl Jam while they were in Spokane for their November 30th, 2013 concert during the Lightning Bolt tour. 
    SPOKANE, Wash. - If you love skateboarding and Pearl Jam, then you're going to love this.Up for auction on eBay right now is a skateboard signed by Pearl Jam while they were in Spokane for their November 30th, 2013 concert during the Lightning Bolt tour. The best part is, the money raised from the auction will go to the Ferry County Rail Trail Partners, a non-profit group that is developing a 25 mile long trail in Ferry County.
  • PHOTOS: National Dog Day!

    PHOTOS: National Dog Day!

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:02 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:02:10 GMT
    KHQ.COM - Tuesday, August 26th is when we celebrate man's best friend! It's National Dog Day! National Dog Day was created back in 2004, and it gives us a chance to stop and appreciate those who offer us their unconditional love, support, and acceptance: our pups! INSIDE>>>|Submit photos of YOUR dog!|
    KHQ.COM - Tuesday, August 26th is when we celebrate man's best friend! It's National Dog Day! National Dog Day was created back in 2004, and it gives us a chance to stop and appreciate those who offer us their unconditional love, support, and acceptance: our pups! INSIDE>>>|Submit photos of YOUR dog!|
  • Dateline NBC Comes To Town & NBC Right Now Takes You Behind The Scenes

    Dateline NBC Comes To Town & NBC Right Now Takes You Behind The Scenes

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 9:28 PM EDT2014-08-27 01:28:20 GMT
    Every Friday night on NBC you can catch them sharing compelling and exciting murder mysteries, but currently the Dateline crew is in Pendleton, Oregon preparing to tell a local story.
    Every Friday night on NBC you can catch them sharing compelling and exciting murder mysteries, but currently the Dateline crew is in Pendleton, Oregon preparing to tell a local story.
  • The Gesa Carousel of Dreams Will Open in September

    The Gesa Carousel of Dreams Will Open in September

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:31 AM EDT2014-08-26 04:31:00 GMT
    The Gesa Carousel of Dreams will open to the public at the beginning of September.The Gesa Carousel of Dreams will open to the public at the beginning of September.
    The Gesa Carousel of Dreams will open in the first week of September after the idea started more than 10 years ago.
    The Gesa Carousel of Dreams will open in the first week of September after the idea started more than 10 years ago.
  • Grape Growers See an Increase in Crops this Year

    Grape Growers See an Increase in Crops this Year

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:27 AM EDT2014-08-26 04:27:01 GMT
    Harvest started two days earlier this season compared to last year.Harvest started two days earlier this season compared to last year.
    Grapes are expected to increase compared to last year due to the warmer temperatures.  
    Grapes are expected to increase compared to last year due to the warmer temperatures.  
  • UPDATE: Woman Dies from Injuries after Being Hit by a Car

    UPDATE: Woman Dies from Injuries after Being Hit by a Car

    Monday, August 25 2014 12:01 PM EDT2014-08-25 16:01:12 GMT
    Kennewick Police say a woman has now died from injuries after she was hit by a car in a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash.
    Kennewick Police say a woman has now died from injuries after she was hit by a car in a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash.
  • Columbia Park was Home to the Civil War Reenactment

    Columbia Park was Home to the Civil War Reenactment

    Sunday, August 24 2014 10:29 PM EDT2014-08-25 02:29:33 GMT
    The Civil War reenactment attracted nearly 1,500 people.The Civil War reenactment attracted nearly 1,500 people.
    Mid-Columbia Libraries hosted the Civil War Reenactment Saturday and Sunday to show kids what is was like to be on the battlefield. 
    Mid-Columbia Libraries hosted the Civil War Reenactment Saturday and Sunday to show kids what is was like to be on the battlefield. 
  • The VA Provides Full Coverage for Veterans With ALS

    The VA Provides Full Coverage for Veterans With ALS

    Sunday, August 24 2014 10:25 PM EDT2014-08-25 02:25:53 GMT
    Veterans with ALS are covered by military benefits. Veterans with ALS are covered by military benefits.
    The military provides full coverage for veterans diagnosed with ALS.
    The military provides full coverage for veterans diagnosed with ALS.
  • Owner Reacts After His Rifles Were Found on a Roof

    Owner Reacts After His Rifles Were Found on a Roof

    Sunday, August 24 2014 12:13 AM EDT2014-08-24 04:13:08 GMT
    Owner claims the two riffles that were found on top of an elementary school roof.Owner claims the two riffles that were found on top of an elementary school roof.
    Phillip Sweet claimed the two riffles that were found on Sherwood Heights Elementary School's roof Thursday.  
    Phillip Sweet claimed the two riffles that were found on Sherwood Heights Elementary School's roof Thursday.  
  • Employees of a Hanford Contractor Spent the Day Giving Back

    Employees of a Hanford Contractor Spent the Day Giving Back

    Saturday, August 23 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-08-24 02:31:31 GMT
    Volunteers helped paint the boys & girls club.Volunteers helped paint the boys & girls club.
    A group from Washington River Protection Solutions gave the Pasco Boys Girls Club a make-over.
    A group from Washington River Protection Solutions gave the Pasco Boys Girls Club a make-over.
  • A Coffee Shop Hosted a Walk to Raise Awareness

    A Coffee Shop Hosted a Walk to Raise Awareness

    Saturday, August 23 2014 10:27 PM EDT2014-08-24 02:27:33 GMT
    Participants carried water to bring awareness for countries without clean drinking water.Participants carried water to bring awareness for countries without clean drinking water.
    Sharehouse Coffee hosted their 2nd annual Water Walk today.
    Sharehouse Coffee hosted their 2nd annual Water Walk today.
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