People pull plane for Special Olympics

A Boeing 727 rolled down the runway at Spokane International Airport on Saturday but it wasn't getting ready to take off. Teams from around the area played tug of war with the jet for a Special Olympics fundraiser.

EWU opens new residence hall

Friday was a big day for Eastern Washington University as the school opened the doors to a new, state of the art residence hall, providing living space for 354 students.

Memorial service held to honor fallen veterans

Every year, hundreds of veterans across the country die alone, and in Medical Lake Thursday a ceremony was held at the Washington State Veterans Cemetery to honor those fallen service members.

Better inmates through prison gardens

Inmates at the Airway Heights Corrections Center are growing their own food in a series of new gardens there as part of a program that's saving taxpayers money and helping with prisoner rehabilitation.

Local firefighters prepare for the worst

Firefighters say the wildfire season could get worse, before it gets better. In the West Plains Sunday morning, Spokane County Fire District 10 responded to a two acre brush fire near Newkirk and Lyons at 11:15 a.m.