Stories tagged: Briefs
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 2:52 p.m.
In brief: Deadline approaching for high school outdoors writing contest
Nov. 11 is the deadline for entries in The Spokesman-Review’s 31st annual
Tue., Sept. 6, 2016, 7:59 p.m.
Digest: Altidore scores twice, US advances with 4-0 win
Jozy Altidore scored twice in a three-minute span of the second half, Sacha Kljestan and Paul Arriola had goals and the United States beat Trinidad and Tobago 4-0 on Tuesday …
Mon., Aug. 29, 2016, 8:22 p.m.
In brief: Facebook post from Michael Phelps fan with autism inspires
A Michael Phelps fan who has autism has become an inspiration on his own after sharing his dream of competing in the Olympics one day on the swimmer’s Facebook page.
Wed., July 20, 2016, 2:48 p.m.
In brief: North Idaho College floats open-to-public beach party
North Idaho College is offering a free opportunity to try out paddleboards, kayaks, canoes and catamarans, and awarding scholarships, too, at the school’s annual beach party, which is open to …
Thu., July 14, 2016, 7:47 p.m.
Digest: Hyo Joo Kim, Mirim Lee, Haru Nomura share Marathon Classic lead
Hyo Joo Kim bogeyed her final hole Thursday for a 5-under 66 and a share of the Marathon Classic lead with fellow South Korean player Mirim Lee and Japan’s Haru …
Wed., June 1, 2016, 3:24 p.m.
Briefs: ‘State of the Scotchmans’ sized up in Sandpoint
Once a year the
Wed., May 4, 2016, 1:09 p.m.
In brief: Spring hikes led by Dishman Conservancy
Members of the
Wed., March 16, 2016, 12:48 p.m.
In brief: Idaho kayaker rescued on Potlatch River; next stop jail
A Boise-area kayaker
Mon., Nov. 16, 2015, 8:27 p.m.
Two cameras will start catching speeders near two Spokane schools on Tuesday
Starting Tuesday two cameras, one on Northwest Boulevard and one on Nevada, will issue warnings, but not citations, to vehicles that exceed the 20 mph school zone.
Wed., Oct. 28, 2015, 2:14 p.m.
Collared wolf killed approaching cabin in Blue Mountains
A 9-year-old male collared gray wolf in poor condition was approaching a cabin when the owner shot 10 rounds with a .22 cal. rifle to defend his dogs.
Thu., Sept. 3, 2015, midnight
In brief: Wildfires displace some holdiday recreation
Campers and other recreationists must keep numerous wildfire closures in mind as they plan outings for the Labor Day holiday weekend. Major areas of the Colville, Idaho Panhandle, Okanogan-Wenatchee and …
Thu., Aug. 6, 2015, midnight
In brief: Big-game second tag discounts are available in Idaho for deer and elk.
HUNTING – Resident and nonresident hunters can buy remaining nonresident big-game tags as second tags for discounted prices of $199 for deer and $350 for elk, Idaho Fish and Game …
Thu., July 16, 2015, midnight
In brief: Ultra runner sets Appalachian Trial speed record
Ultramarathoner Scott Jurek, 41, finished the Appalachian Trail Sunday in a supported speed-record time of 46 days, 8 hours and 8 minutes. That’s three hours faster on the 2,189-mile route …
Thu., July 9, 2015, midnight
In brief: Idaho hosts all comers for hunting workshop
Next month, Idaho Fish and Game will pilot “ HUNT IDAHO: Connecting Mountains to Meals,” a two-day event in Lewiston geared to anyone interested in hunting, residents and nonresidents alike. …
Sat., Feb. 1, 2014, midnight
In brief: CVSD accepting award nominations
SPOKANE VALLEY – The board of directors of Central Valley School District is now accepting nominations for its annual Meritorious Service Awards. Each year, the awards honor exemplary contributions toward …
Sat., March 31, 2012, midnight
In brief: Open house set for shoreline plan
SPOKANE VALLEY – Residents and business owners are invited to attend an open house Thursday on the update to the city’s Shoreline Master Program. The city is required by state …
Sat., Dec. 17, 2011, midnight
In brief: SCRAPS waiving pet adoption fees
SPOKANE VALLEY – Through the remainder of the holiday season, Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service will waive adoption fees for pets. The goal is to empty the shelter and …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2011, midnight
In brief: Santa making trip to Valley Fire district
SPOKANE VALLEY – Santa will use the white Spokane Valley Fire Department van to visit children in the department’s area tonight through next Thursday, from 6 to 8 p.m. The …
Sat., Nov. 12, 2011, midnight
In brief: Two vacancies on Planning Commission
SPOKANE VALLEY – The city of Spokane Valley is looking for volunteers to fill two Planning Commission openings. The commission generally meets twice a month to review and make recommendations …
Thu., Sept. 22, 2011, midnight
In brief: SCRAPS to offer $25 cat adoptions
SPOKANE VALLEY – Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Services (SCRAPS), 2521 N. Flora Road, will have a $25 special on cat adoptions through Saturday. The special includes spay/neuter surgery, pet …
Sat., Aug. 27, 2011, midnight
In brief: Three host ‘meet the candidates’ event
SPOKANE VALLEY – Three people running for Spokane Valley City Council are coming together to host a “meet the candidates” event today from noon to 4 p.m. at the Opportunity …
Sat., Aug. 27, 2011, midnight
Church’s Valley Cruz Sunday
The Spokane Valley Church of the Nazarene will host its annual Valley Cruz event for the community Sunday from noon to 3 p.m. at the church, 20th Avenue and Sullivan …
Thu., Aug. 25, 2011, midnight
In brief: Spokane Junior Soccer registration is half-price
SPOKANE – Registration is now half-price for soccer players in the U11/12 division for the Spokane Junior Soccer’s fall/spring 2011-2012 season. The league has received special funding from sponsors to …
Thu., June 30, 2011, midnight
In brief: Newman Lake fire, SCOPE plan event
NEWMAN LAKE – On Saturday and Sunday, the Newman Lake Fire Auxiliary and the members of SCOPE will hold an annual hot-dog and T-shirt sale at the Moab Junction Exxon …
Sat., May 14, 2011, midnight
In brief: Registration open for junior soccer
SPOKANE VALLEY – Registration is now open for the Spokane Valley Junior Soccer Association’s fall/spring 2011-’12 season. A new U5 division will begin in the fall.
Thu., April 28, 2011, midnight
In brief: Shrine Circus coming to mall
SPOKANE VALLEY – The El Katif Shrine Circus will be at the Spokane Valley Mall today through Sunday and will include the Liberty horses, the Wheel of Thrills, clowns and …
Thu., April 14, 2011, midnight
In brief: Little League starts Saturday
LIBERTY LAKE – Riverview Little League will have its opening day ceremonies Saturday, from 10 a.m. to noon at Pavillion Park. League President Ben Abshire will welcome players and their …
Sat., April 9, 2011, midnight
In brief: Girls softball league taking registrations
SPOKANE VALLEY – The Spokane Valley Girls Softball League is registering girlsages 5 through 18 interested in playing softball for the 2011 summer season. Practices begin May 16 and the …
Sat., April 2, 2011, midnight
In brief: Free produce, food April 23, May 28
TRENTWOOD – East Valley Baptist Church, 14516 E. Wellesley Ave., and Second Harvest Inland Northwest Food Bank will be handing out food at the food Pantry at the church on …
Sat., March 26, 2011, midnight
In brief: Sheriff’s deputies will aid in Special Olympics fundraiser
VALLEY MALL – Spokane County Sheriff’s Office deputies will serve as waiters at the Spokane Valley Mall Red Robin today as the restaurant chain and law enforcement nationwide raise money …