Stories tagged: Browne's Addition
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 6:47 p.m.
Fire chars apartment building in Browne’s Addition
A two-alarm apartment building fire in Browne’s Addition drew dozens of firefighters in the sweltering heat just before noon Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
Police seek felon on the run after fleeing trashed apartment
Police are looking for a man wanted on multiple felony warrants after he fled a Browne’s Addition apartment where he was squatting earlier this week.
Fri., June 30, 2017, 6 a.m.
Outdoor Sounds: Drummer Chris Rieser perseveres after fire destroys instruments, equipment
A fire destroyed many of drummer Chris Rieser’s instruments and equipment, but he’s not letting it stop him from performing. He and Jay Rawley will perform as part of the …
UPDATED: Mon., June 12, 2017, 10:39 a.m.
A “chill vibe” pervades on final day of Elkfest
It was a sunny, relaxing afternoon for listeners at Elkfest on Sunday in Spokane’s historic Browne’s Addition.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 10:32 a.m.
ArtFest brings regional artists, music to Browne’s Addition
Now in its 32nd year, ArtFest is as much of a local institution as the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, which is responsible for putting on the marketplace featuring …
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
Bans on Browne’s Addition demolition, moving billboards continue with City Council approval
The Spokane City Council extended two moratoriums following public testimony Monday night, both of which seek to protect historic neighborhoods.
UPDATED: Sun., May 7, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
38,748 turn out for Bloomsday 2017
Bloomsday 2017 welcomes runners with rain and sun.
Wed., April 12, 2017
Browne’s Addition residents given construction reprieve to apply for historic designation
The Spokane City Council’s unanimous action Monday to halt demolition permits in the historic Browne’s Addition neighborhood for six months gives residents time to apply for city designation as a …
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
Spokane City Council halts demolition in Browne’s Addition, limits billboards in Hillyard
A pair of moratoriums proposed by City Councilwomen Lori Kinnear and Amber Waldref received unanimous support Monday night. For six months, no more demo permits will be issued in the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 4:37 p.m.
Due to a communication error, Spokane’s Browne’s Addition will not be plowed today
Due to a communication error by the city of Spokane, Browne’s Addition will not be plowed today.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 6:23 p.m.
Woman faces assault charges for spitting on someone’s face, then kicking an officer during arrest
A woman is facing assault charges for spitting on someone, then attempting to kick an officer during arrest.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
Person seriously injured in shooting west of downtown Spokane
A person was shot and seriously injured early Tuesday in Spokane’s Browne’s Addition. Police were called to Horizon Apartments at 1712 W. Second Ave., about a block east of the …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 4:45 p.m.
Browne’s Addition looking for extra historic protections
Browne’s Addition residents want to protect the historic neighborhood from being overrun by redevelopment.
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 9:35 a.m.
Firefighters tackle fire at Browne’s Addition apartment building
A ground floor fire in a Browne’s Addition apartment building led to a big response Friday morning.
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016
Landmarks: Statue reflects Spokane’s early optimism
For an inanimate object, the serene statue of Anna Stratton Browne has had a rather dramatic history in the few years it has stood at the entry way to Spokane’s …
Wed., Aug. 17, 2016, 11:52 a.m.
Historic Spokane B&B allows guests to use legal marijuana
The historic 1899 House Bed and Breakfast has ghosts, period decor and a smoking patio that is open to marijuana users.
Wed., Aug. 10, 2016
Landmarks: Patsy Clark, brother close in life and death
Clark’s impact in Spokane is probably most visible today in the Kirtland Cutter-designed Patsy Clark Mansion facing Coeur d’Alene Park that served as his family home until both he and …
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016, 9:21 a.m.
Woman arrested in downtown Spokane stabbing
A woman was stabbed Sunday night in an alley in the Browne’s Addition neighborhood, and a suspect was arrested nine minutes later, Spokane police said. The stabbing occurred after 7:30 …
Sat., June 4, 2016, 5:52 p.m.
ArtFest returns to Browne’s Addition for 31st year
Coeur d’Alene Park in Browne’s Addition was bustling Saturday with live music, food and shoppers wandering among the booths of the 31st annual Artfest.
Fri., June 3, 2016, 4 p.m.
Artists face off for ArtFest fundraiser
Local artists are lending their skills to plain masks as part of ArtFest, taking place this weekend in Coeur d’Alene Park in Browne’s Addition.
Thu., May 19, 2016, 9:40 a.m.
Art for the Park: Spokane’s CdA Park getting dressed up for the summer
The first Art for the Park event, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, is part of the 125th anniversary celebration of Coeur d’Alene Park. During the day, four teams …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 10:49 a.m.
Artists help celebrate CdA Park’s 125 years
Coeur d’Alene Park in Browne’s Addition is turning 125 years old this year, and the celebrations are getting started this spring.
Sat., Dec. 26, 2015, 12:04 p.m.
Brown’s Addition will be plowed Tuesday, Wednesday
The city of Spokane plans to plow Browne’s Addition on Tuesday and Wednesday, which will require residents to remove all vehicles off the streets.
Mon., Dec. 7, 2015, 3:28 p.m.
Suspect arrested in Browne’s Addition armed burglaries
Police arrested a Spokane man Friday after he allegedly followed a woman into a secure Browne’s Addition apartment building and scratched her with a razor knife.
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 5 p.m.
Man accused of grabbing girl in park pleads guilty
A man accused of grabbing an 11-year-old girl in Coeur d’Alene Park in April pleaded guilty to a charge of unlawful imprisonment Wednesday even as he maintained his innocence.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 4, 2015, 1:43 p.m.
Early morning fire displaces two apartment residents in Browne’s Addition
Two people were able to escape safely from an early morning fire in Browne’s Addition, but are without a home.
Thu., July 2, 2015
Landmarks: Phelps House in Browne’s Addition had intriguing original owners
The historic Phelps House in Browne’s Addition has any number of remarkable elements that speak to its elegance and architectural stature. Perhaps its most important contributions to the culture of …
Tue., April 7, 2015, 9:12 p.m.
Police arrest man accused of grabbing girl in Browne’s Addition
Spokane police on responded to a report of an attempted child abduction Tuesday in Browne’s Addition.
Thu., Feb. 19, 2015
Residents have mixed feelings for Browne’s tear down plan
The owner of two historic residential buildings in Browne’s Addition wants to tear out the structures to make room for a three-story apartment house with modern design. Last week, the …
Thu., Jan. 22, 2015
111-year-old Carnegie Library is testament to Spokane’s early growth
The Carnegie Library at 10 S. Cedar St. is the first true library building in the city of Spokane. The neoclassical structure was built in 1904 courtesy of a donation …