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  • Bank robbery reported inside Albertsons on Nevada

    Two men robbed the U.S. Bank inside the Albertsons store at Nevada Street and Francis Avenue Friday evening, escaping on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

  • Haggen may sell core stores to Albertsons

    The Haggen bankruptcy saga has taken another turn as Federal Trade Commission documents reveal that the parent company of Albertsons wants to buy Haggens’ 33 remaining core stores.

  • Grocery chain Haggen files for bankruptcy

    BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — The small grocery-store chain Haggen has filed for bankruptcy protection. The Bellingham Herald reports that Chief Executive John Clougher said the reorganization will allow …

  • Haggen sues Albertsons for $1 billion, alleging sabotage

    The supermarket battle between Haggen and Albertsons is getting uglier. Haggen, a Pacific Northwest chain, sued Albertsons for allegedly engaging in “systematic efforts” to eliminate it as a competitor in …

  • Safeway to close Argonne store in Spokane Valley

    One of Spokane Valley’s Safeway stores is closing. The store at 1441 N. Argonne Road will shut its doors for the last time on March 4.

  • Liberty Lake Safeway store part of huge Haggen acquisition

    Bellingham-based Haggen Inc. will enter the grocery market in Eastern Washington by buying the Safeway store in Liberty Lake, the company announced Friday. Haggen will buy 146 Safeway and Albertsons …

  • Safeway store in Liberty Lake part of big Haggen expansion

    Bellingham-based Haggen Inc. will enter the grocery market in Eastern Washington by buying the Safeway store in Liberty Lake, the company announced Friday.

  • Albertsons reports attempted data breach

    Albertsons says someone tried to steal credit- and debit-card data about shoppers between June 22 and July 17. The Boise-based supermarket chain said last week it had found no evidence …

  • Albertsons owner to buy Safeway grocery chain

    PLEASANTON, Calif. (AP) — Safeway says it has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerebus Capital Management, the owner of Albertsons and several other supermarket chains.

  • Two arrested in connection with pharmacy robberies

    Police have arrested two people they believe are connected to five of the eight pharmacy robberies reported in Spokane County since Jan. 1, including the most recent robbery at the …

  • Albertsons closing 7 northwestern grocery stores

    BOISE — The grocery chain Albertsons plans to close several stores in the Northwest, but not in the Spokane-Coeur d’Alene area. The Albany Democrat-Herald in Oregon reports that seven of …

  • Arrest made in Albertsons pharmacy robbery

    Police have arrested a 17-year-old male suspected of robbing a pharmacy inside the Albertsons store at 6520 N. Nevada on Friday.

  • Police: Man assaulted janitor, 71, with sharp putty knife

    A 26-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after police say he robbed and beat an elderly janitor with a sharp putty knife at a grocery store.

  • Detectives seek suspect in credit card theft

    The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office released surveillance images of a woman thought to have used a stolen credit card to buy $400 in gift cards from the Millwood Albertsons in …

  • Man arrested for two local robberies

    Spokane Police arrested Daniel Drake, 39, on charges of robbing two local businesses this week.

  • Spokane police searching for Albertson’s robbery suspect

    Police are searching for a white man in his 40s after a robbery at Albertson’s grocery store Wednesday morning.

  • Liquor thefts have police, state, stores ill at ease

    The surveillance video from the Liberty Lake Safeway store is crystal clear. A thief walks into the liquor aisle, glances over his shoulder, grabs a bottle of liquor and casually …

  • Milk Bone, Albertsons partner to pay for animal and training

    Sprock, an impossibly curly cuddly goldendoodle service dog, stole all the attention Friday afternoon when he and his owner, 19-year-old Daniel Swanson, accepted a $20,000 donation on behalf of Canine …

  • Sheriff’s office seeking help identifying robber

    The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who stole narcotics from an Albertson’s pharmacy two weeks ago.

  • Abandoned grocery draws complaints from neighbors

    The new owners of the vacant Albertsons building in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood are preparing to post no-trespassing signs to remedy neighborhood complaints and police concerns about transients. The empty …

  • Tesoro buys Supervalu gas stations

    Minnesota-based Supervalu Inc. has sold its six Spokane and North Idaho Albertsons gas service stations to Tesoro Corp. A company announcement Wednesday said the locations being taken over by Tesoro …

  • Rockwood Liberty Lake project nears completion

    Rockwood Clinic continues its 2011 expansion. After recently opening an Airway Heights clinic, the Spokane-based care provider has begun building a new clinic in Liberty Lake. The 12,000-square-foot clinic is …

  • OxyContin robbery suspect dies of self-inflicted gunshot

    A man who shot himself after a police chase Tuesday has died. Nicholas T. “Niko” Burden, 31, worked as a car salesman and lived with his girlfriend and baby daughter …

  • Gunman robs South Hill pharmacy of OxyContin

    A gunman robbed a South Hill pharmacy of OxyContin this morning. The robber pointed a semi-automatic pistol at employees at the Albertsons at 57th and Regal just after 9 a.m.

  • Gunman flees Valley Albertsons with OxyContin

    A masked gunman robbed a grocery store pharmacy of OxyContin this morning in Spokane Valley.

  • Hiding pair jailed on robbery counts

    Two robbery suspects were found hiding in a Spokane Valley water park Tuesday after police say their getaway truck ran out of gas.

  • Police seeking armed robber who hit pharmacy

    Spokane police are seeking help identifying an armed robber who held up the pharmacy at Albertson’s on 37th Avenue at Grand on Sunday morning, fleeing with narcotic drugs, including OxyContin.

  • Union taking contract fight with grocers public

    Area grocery workers are putting up yard signs, renting billboards and running radio and television ads in an unprecedented effort to convince consumers they should shop at Rosauers, and not …

  • Albertsons store gets fresh look

    Albertsons is putting a fresh face on its Liberty Lake store with a $1.4 million remodel that will expand departments offering produce and other fresh and healthy items. The 50,000-square-foot …



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