SPOKANE — Leone Browning, 94, was upstairs in her Spangle home Wednesday evening when her son yelled up to her that she had to get out within five minutes. Melting snow, heavy rain and frozen ground combined to send sheets of water down the hill behind her home, where it met a raging Spangle Creek.
WASHINGTON — One by one, President Barack Obama’s warnings to Russia are being brushed aside by President Vladimir Putin, who appears to only be speeding up efforts to formally stake his claim to Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula.
NESPELEM — A $187,000 grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will help the Colville Confederated Tribes’ wildlife department continue to study gray wolves and develop a plan to manage them on the reservation.