WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26, 2016
A longtime dream of building a Hillyard Hobo Park with history museum is increasingly taking shape.
THURSDAY, OCT. 20, 2016
From our archive, 100 years ago The Spokane Daily Chronicle was dreaming of a new, powerful future for Spokane as the center of a great electrified railroad system.
SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2016, 4 A.M.
From our archives, 100 years ago A Great Northern brakeman and three “hoboes” were injured when a Spokane-bound freight train derailed near Glacier National Park and badly damaged a bridge.
TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2016
Topics: The governor’s pay, Great Northern Railway crossings in downtown, certificates of need for medical technology and state Supreme Court ruling on drunken driving.
SATURDAY, JAN. 23, 2016
From our archives, 100 years ago A terrifying avalanche swept part of the Great Northern’s Cascade Limited passenger train off the tracks in the Cascade Range.
SUNDAY, AUG. 7, 2011
For 100 years, historic Hillyard has celebrated with a festival. For the centennial edition of the Hillyard Festival, organizers went all out. Car shows. Fireworks. Live entertainment. Free swimming. Vendors …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 30, 2010
The Spokane Valley City Council took a three-hour tour last week, but instead of ending up on a tropical island they stopped by some city parks as well as other …
SUNDAY, FEB. 28, 2010
On Feb. 28, 1910, exactly 100 years ago, a group of desperate Great Northern train passengers – many from Spokane – signed the following petition addressed to the railroad superintendent: …