Stories tagged: Glover Field
UPDATED: Sun., March 18, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
Glover Field, long named for controversial ‘Father of Spokane’ James Glover, could get new moniker
James N. Glover Field was dedicated in 1917 for the man who bought the land that became Spokane and laid out its first streets. After a century, it could get …
Tue., Oct. 31, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: 2 escape juvenile jail; Glover Field dedicated
Two boys, 15 and 16, made a daring escape from the county juvenile detention center — but they didn’t get far. It all began when the two boys, being held …
Fri., July 3, 2015
Gorge loop trail on south side of river has new life
Plans for a Spokane River gorge loop trail in downtown Spokane were nearly complete two years ago. Then they weren’t. Now, they’re almost done again. Almost.
Sat., Dec. 28, 2013
Plans for Glover Field tank on hold
Plans to build a giant tank at Glover Field as part of a required cleanup of the Spokane River are on hold after the Spokane Tribe of Indians objected to …
Mon., Oct. 15, 2012
Then and Now photos: Glover Field
On June 2, 1924, the Indian Citizenship Act gave official status to all Native Americans in hopes it would bring them into the mainstream of American life. This led to …