Sirens & Gavels archive for Feb. 2013

THURSDAY, FEB. 28, 2013

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 27, 2013

Car stolen from EV High School

Spokane Valley Police are looking for a car stolen from the East Valley High School parking lot. Police say the car’s owner parked his silver 1996 Honda Civic in the lot before attending baseball practice Monday at 4:15 p.m. When he returned an hour later,...

Continue reading this post »

TUESDAY, FEB. 26, 2013

Feds nearing end of pot legalization review 

The U.S. Justice Department reportedly is nearing the end of its review of Washington and Colorado's new laws legalizing marijuana and could be announcing soon how it will respond. The issue is that while voters in Washington and Colorado have legalized pot under state laws,...

Continue reading this post »

THURSDAY, FEB. 14, 2013

Vovos drops Jeffreys as client 

Embattled Spokane Developer Gregory Jeffreys will have to face 73 felony counts of fraud-related federal charges without the services of experienced defense attorney Mark Vovos. Vovos has filed a motion to withdraw from the case after initially representing Jeffreys in the first two hearings following...

Continue reading this post »


Fire department axes jailhouse blood draws

The Spokane Fire Department responds to the county jail for calls ranging from diabetic episodes to overdoses. But it will no longer offer a service it has long provided there – blood draws. That's because it's considered a nonemergency service, said Assistant Chief Brian Schaeffer....

Continue reading this post »

FRIDAY, FEB. 1, 2013

Public safety news from the Inland Northwest and beyond.

Blog Archives

Feb. 2013
01 06 14 26 27





Contact the Spokesman

Main switchboard:
(509) 459-5000
(800) 338-8801
(509) 459-5400
(800) 789-0029
Customer service:
(800) 338-8801