Stories tagged: Hillyard
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 8:23 p.m.
Police have made two more arrests in a shooting last week over a duffel bag full of marijuana that left one teenager hospitalized.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 10:58 a.m.
A shooting in Spokane’s Hillyard neighborhood left a teenager badly injured late Sunday, and the suspect told police it started with a duffel bag full of marijuana, according to court …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
A child was injured in a mobile home fire in Hillyard late Monday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 1:10 p.m.
A man suffered minor burns from a late night house fire in Hillyard.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 8:02 a.m.
Firefighters worked Tuesday morning to extinguish a blaze burning an abandoned nursing homein Hillyard.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 9:22 a.m.
A landmark location in Hillyard and southern gateway to the neighborhood’s historic business district will soon be a ministorage facility.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 9:32 a.m.
People charged with misdemeanors in northeast Spokane will soon have a new option to stay out of jail: community court.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017
Spokane’s northeast border is home to a working-class neighborhood built during the golden era of railroads and marred by decades of economic struggle that followed.
UPDATED: Thu., July 13, 2017, 9:36 a.m.
With the departure of City Councilwoman Amber Waldref due to term limits, three candidates seeking their first election to political office want to change the way the city engages with …
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
The Spokane City Council extended two moratoriums following public testimony Monday night, both of which seek to protect historic neighborhoods.
Sun., May 21, 2017, 5:36 a.m.
A new fresh market is set to open in Hillyard this June. Owners Jack and Mary Green recently purchased a building at 4915 N. Market St. to launch Green’s Fresh …
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
A moose moseyed through the Hillyard neighborhood this morning, prompting school officials at Regal Elementary to keep a watchful eye in case she came too close to children.
UPDATED: Tue., May 9, 2017, 11:19 p.m.
Alicia Hoover stood at a bus stop in the Hillyard neighborhood and squinted at a street sign a block away. “Two things certain in life,” the sign read on Tuesday …
Wed., April 12, 2017, noon
From direct sales and in-home parties, to a new brick and mortar location in Hillyard, Sherri Davey has found a way to provide income for her family while indulging her …
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
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 …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 5:12 p.m.
A 7-foot-tall polished granite monolith standing out in the countryside would be an interesting thing to view, if only it could be seen through the thick expanse of trees and …
Wed., Oct. 26, 2016
A longtime dream of building a Hillyard Hobo Park with history museum is increasingly taking shape.
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 9:04 a.m.
A 3-year-old boy who died in a fire late Friday night in Hillyard was found huddled with his dog, who stayed by his side, and a teddy bear.
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, 5:58 p.m.
The victim of an alleged hit-and-run early Sunday morning has been identified as 30-year-old Don Mielike. Mielike succumbed to injuries to his head, chest and extremities as a result of …
Wed., July 20, 2016
Chauncy Welliver is Hillyard’s goodwill ambassador to the world. The local heavyweight boxer fought in rings around the world and sparred with some of the biggest names in the sport, …
Thu., July 14, 2016, 5:18 p.m.
The idea of making the southern portion of the North Spokane Corridor a boulevard instead of a freeway surfaced at a workshop last week
Mon., June 27, 2016, 8:41 a.m.
Spokane police officers quickly arrested a 21-year-old man suspected of shoplifting and assaulting a person with a skateboard Sunday night in Hillyard.
Mon., April 18, 2016, 1:57 p.m.
Doug Clark: Just when it looked like the long-awaited north/south freeway would actually be finished, the Hillyard Doom Plume surfaces.
Tue., Dec. 22, 2015, 2:12 p.m.
A reward is being offered for information that helps police solve three drive-by shootings that have targeted a house in Hillyard since early November.
Tue., Dec. 8, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago Hillyard voters soundly defeated a proposition for annexation to Spokane, by a vote of 573 to 252.
Sun., Sept. 20, 2015
Randy Hastings’ drive to work takes him to the east side of Spokane, over the dirt roads of Hillyard to the forgotten part of town where he’s kept his business …
Fri., Sept. 4, 2015, 8:02 p.m.
A 22-year-old motorcyclist was killed this evening when he struck a pickup in Hillyard.
Fri., Aug. 7, 2015
A man sentenced to more than 20 years in prison after stabbing two strangers in a drunken brawl outside a Hillyard bar in 2012 likely will have his jail time …
Thu., Aug. 6, 2015
Set back off the street behind large gates along the busy North Market Street corridor is a small house built in 1934 by a most unusual woman, Rose Hurst. But …
Fri., May 29, 2015
The city of Spokane got another big infusion of federal funding toward its effort to clean and redevelop industrial land in the Hillyard area, a former railyard that has sat …