Thursday, October 2, 2014

MORNING BRIEFING: Ebola not likely to reach Spokane; teen arrested for Valley arsons

Posted By on Thu, Oct 2, 2014 at 9:55 AM


The Spokane Valley City Council is once again considering a parking ban for semi trucks on residential streets. (S-R)

A 16-year-old was arrested on Tuesday night and charged with arson for setting numerous fires around the Spokane Valley area over the past few weeks. (KXLY)

A female wolf roaming near Ione, Wash. that's gotten a little too friendly with area dogs is being relocated to a Western Washington wildlife park. (S-R)

With the first case of Ebola diagnosed on U.S. soil, how likely is it that the disease shows up around here? (KXLY)


A roundup of the White House security breaches leading up to Secret Service director Julia Pierson's resignation. (Vox)

Verizon is moving away from a proposal to throttle the data connections for heavy 4G connection users. (CNN)

The Liberian Ebola patient in Dallas may have had contact with up to 100 people who are now being monitored for symptoms, though only a few have been isolated. (NYT)

The North Korean military has been digging new tunnels through South Korea. (CNN) 

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Chey Scott is the Inlander's food and listings editor. She compiles the weekly events calendar for the print and online editions of the Inlander, manages and edits the food section, and also writes about local arts and culture. Chey (pronounced Shay) is a lifelong Spokanite and a graduate of Washington State University...