HAYDEN LAKE, Idaho - The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office reports two teenagers were rescued from the water after falling through thin ice on Avondale Lake in Hayden Lake, Idaho, Saturday afternoon. Northern Lakes Fire and Rescue, Coeur d’Alene Fire and Rescue, and the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office all responded.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Zach Norvell Jr. had 28 points, Rui Hachimura added 25 and Gonzaga is headed back into the Sweet 16 with a 90-84 victory over Ohio State in the West Region on Saturday night.
SPOKANE, Wash. - While the men and women’s Zags play for the top spot, hundreds of future potential Zags took to the court in Spokane Saturday. The state championship for boy and girl’s middle school basketball are underway. Teams from across the state of Washington descended upon Spokane to claim bragging rights and the title for this years top middle school teams.
SPOKANE, Wash. - The green bear was flowing Saturday as hundreds of people lined the streets of Spokane to celebrate the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Kids, parents, dogs, even alpacas walked the parade route. The two-hour parade wouldn’t have been complete without those in attendance.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a man shot and killed someone at a Southern California mall and then turned the gun on himself. Ventura County fire Capt. Steve Swindle says the shooter was wounded Saturday and taken to a hospital. Swindle says there's no threat to the public, but firefighters opened up a nearby fire station as a safety zone for shoppers.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Authorities in Texas have arrested at least a dozen people for animal cruelty after interrupting what they believe was ritual sacrifice. The San Antonio Express-News reports that Bexar County sheriff's deputies found dead and dismembered animals in a San Antonio-area home Friday night after receiving calls that animals were being sacrificed.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Newly-filed court records reveal details of sexual harassment allegations against the former acting president of Spokane Falls Community College. The Spokesman-Review reported Friday that documents show Darren Pitcher is accused of exposing himself to a co-worker and coercing subordinates to have sex with him.
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - The pregnant wife of a man killed by a boulder that crashed through the window of their car near Los Angeles is pleading for information that leads to the arrest of the person responsible for pushing the rock off an overpass.
SEASIDE, Calif. (AP) - A teacher at a Northern California high school has apologized for accidentally firing a gun inside his classroom, injuring three students. The Monterey Herald reports Saturday that teacher and reserve police officer Dennis Alexander apologized and thanked community members for their support at a city council meeting Thursday night in Seaside.
The walkouts to protest gun violence that mobilized students nationwide also created tensions in hallways and classrooms. In some cases, personal relationships have been strained as classmates take different views of the protests and calls for tighter gun restrictions.