Stories tagged: Commissioners
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Spokane County aims for accountability in negotiations with jail medical care contractor
Spokane County plans to add measureable performance standards to its contract with NaphCare Inc., the Alabama company that provides medical care to county jail inmates.
Wed., Sept. 9, 2015
Spokane County spending $250,000 to make website user-friendly
Thirteen images line the left side of the Spokane County’s homepage at www.spokanecounty.org. Want to pay your taxes? Click the water-spotted leaf urging you to “Go Green.” In an effort …
Sat., March 30, 2013
Fire officials will get iPads
The Spokane Valley Fire Department is jumping into the tablet fray. Department commissioners voted to fund the purchase of iPads for their own use, but repeatedly told staff to do …
Thu., Dec. 6, 2012
Pearson selected to fire board
Former Central Valley School District superintendent Mike Pearson was selected to fill a vacant seat on the Spokane Valley Fire Department board of commissioners Friday. Pearson and six others were …
Tue., March 23, 2010, 7:03 p.m.
County to pay $50,000 to settle suit in death of Trent Yohe
Spokane County commissioners approved a $50,000 settlement Tuesday in the May 2007 death of a Spokane Valley man who fought with sheriff’s deputies.
Sat., Jan. 23, 2010
Valley Fire honors trio
Spokane Valley Fire commissioners spent the beginning of their most recent meeting giving plaques and recognition to outgoing Spokane Valley council members Diana Wilhite, Rich Munson and Dick Denenny. “I …
Thu., Nov. 12, 2009
Newman Lake saying ‘no’
Additional ballot counting makes it clear that Newman Lake Fire and Rescue voters think three commissioners are enough. A proposal to increase the fire district’s board from three to five …
Thu., Aug. 27, 2009
New fire commissioner sought
Fire District 8 commissioners plan to review procedures Sept. 8 for replacing Commissioner Jonathan Ferraiuolo, who will step down Monday. Ferraiuolo announced his resignation at the district’s Aug. 4 meeting.
Thu., Sept. 11, 1997
Two Commissioners Seek Second Term
It was so much fun the first time, two Spokane fire protection district commissioners have decided to do it again. James Lahde is seeking a second term as commissioner in …