Stories tagged: Liberty Lake
UPDATED: Fri., June 23, 2017, 9:11 p.m.
Liberty Lake man injured in Monday crash dies
A Liberty Lake man injured in a crash south of Coeur d’Alene on Monday died of his injuries Friday.
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
Stache Dash: Children’s charity kicks off mustache-themed fun run in Liberty Lake
Fake mustaches in place, about 250 people took to the trails Saturday in Liberty Lake in the first-ever Stache Dash, a 5K run to benefit the charity Elevations.
Wed., May 24, 2017, 8:33 p.m.
State golf: Jack Plaster, Gonzaga Prep boys take home 4A second-place trophies
Golfers typically can recall every shot during their round and every number on their scorecard – good, bad or indifferent.
Tue., May 23, 2017, 7:20 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep’s Jack Plaster finds comfort zone, shoots 3-under-par 67
Gonzaga Prep junior Jack Plaster looked comfortable at Liberty Lake, like he’s played the course a thousand times.
Mon., May 22, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
All in the family for G-Prep boys at state golf tournament
Gonzaga Prep is sending two sets of brothers to the 4A state golf tournament at Liberty Lake.
UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017, 6:11 p.m.
Itron acquires Georgia-based energy services company in $100 million cash deal
Liberty Lake-based Itron Inc. has acquired a privately held company that provides software, hardware and services to electric utilities implementing demand response and energy efficiency programs. The cash transaction is …
Mon., April 17, 2017
Then and Now: Liberty Lake Golf Course clubhouse
Liberty Lake, a recreation destination for local residents as early as 1900, was named for Etienne Eduard La Liberte, a mail carrier and guide for the U.S. Army.
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 7:20 a.m.
Spokane Valley earned best rating in Eastern Washington; insurance rates likely to fall
Homeowners insurance in Spokane Valley, Liberty Lake and Millwood just got a little cheaper – the Spokane Valley Fire Department now has a Class 2 fire insurance rating from the …
Wed., April 5, 2017, 1:08 a.m.
Liberty Lake’s HUB hosts all kinds of sports
The HUB Sports Center in Liberty Lake is abuzz with activity any day of the week.
Tue., April 4, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
Comcast’s Liberty Lake call center recognized
Comcast has received an award for its $7 million call center in Liberty Lake.
Sun., March 19, 2017, 5 a.m.
Front & Center: The long and fulfilling days of Addison Pemberton, president of Liberty Lake manufacturer Scanivalve
Addison Pemberton keeps one foot firmly in the future, the other planted in the past. By day he is president and co-owner of Scanivalve, a Liberty Lake manufacturer of sophisticated …
Wed., March 15, 2017, 6:04 a.m.
Christian Brothers Automotive franchise opens in Liberty Lake
One of the fast-growing chains embracing such values is Christian Brothers Automotive, based just outside Houston. The first Washington state franchise for the auto repair business opened this week in …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 7:27 p.m.
Itron reports 2016 performance, announces stock buyback
Liberty Lake-based Itron, Inc. made a profit of nearly $32 million in 2016, the company said Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 8:14 p.m.
Global firm buys Liberty Lake energy storage company
A Liberty Lake company that makes energy storage systems for office buildings and other large electricity consumers has been acquired by Enel, a global energy giant based in Rome.
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 5:06 p.m.
Liberty Lake massage therapist accused of drugging and molesting female clients
Police are investigating a Liberty Lake massage therapist who allegedly molested female clients after spraying them with a homemade chemical solution that rendered them unable to fight back.
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 5:21 p.m.
Cold core funnel cloud spotted near Liberty Lake
A cold core funnel cloud was spotted near Mica Peak south of Liberty Lake Thursday afternoon, according to the Spokane office of the National Weather Service.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
Rathdrum woman dies in crash on westbound I-90 at Liberty Lake
The Washington State Patrol has closed westbound Interstate 90 because of a crash. The crash appears to have occurred near the underpass of the Liberty Lake exit.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 5:16 p.m.
Liberty Lake town hall bond fails; Airway Heights bond on track to pass
Voters in Liberty Lake have rejected plans for a new town center after the bond received only 56 percent of votes in favor – four percentage points lower than it …
Thu., July 28, 2016, 12:44 p.m.
Area roundup: Freeman High’s Ryan Maine wins prestigious golf tournament
Entries are being accepted for the first annual Spokane County Golf Championship.
Wed., July 20, 2016
Letter to the editor
Town Square community center could have a lasting impact on Liberty Lake.
Sun., July 17, 2016
Liberty Lake, Airway Heights asking for bonds to build recreation centers
Airway Heights and Liberty Lake residents will soon vote on $25 million worth of construction bond measures. Airway Heights voters will decide on $13 million recreation center, and voters in …
Thu., March 17, 2016
Spokane County to add new cabin to popular offerings at Liberty Lake
Spokane County Commissioners bought a mobile, trailer-loaded cabin from local nonprofit the Inland Northwest Fuller Center for Housing to add to its offerings at Liberty Lake Regional Park this week.
Wed., Jan. 20, 2016
Liberty Lake meeting to focus on proposed park
The city of Liberty Lake is seeking public input on the proposed Orchard Park, located in the city’s River District, at a meeting on Jan. 28 at 6 p.m. at …
Fri., Dec. 11, 2015, 10:23 p.m.
Liberty Lake will ask voters to fund new community center
Liberty Lake is ready to select contractor for $12 million community center project
Mon., Nov. 16, 2015, 5:30 a.m.
Lingering drought seen in region’s low lakes, waterways
The Inland Northwest remains in the grip of a record-setting drought, with stream flows and lake levels far below normal. The deficit comes amid uncertainty about how one of the …
Wed., Nov. 4, 2015
Wildfire smoke, electrical problems hinder Spokane County aquatics season
Wildfire smoke and electrical issues are being blamed for lower attendance and revenue at Liberty Lake Regional Park this summer, but county staff were encouraged by the positive response to …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 22, 2015, 10:37 p.m.
Friends gathering for Meadowwood pro Bob Scott
MeadowWood pro Bob Scott, guest of honor at Saturday’s “BS to Cancer” benefit tournament, plans to attend but he won’t be hitting any golf balls.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 11:03 a.m.
Only one challenger for Liberty Lake council seats
There are five open positions but only on contested race on the Liberty Lake City Council: Dan Dunne is being challenged by former council member Josh Beckett.
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015
100 years ago in Liberty Lake: A former Spokane County sheriff dies in apparent suicide
From our archives, 100 years ago F.M. Pugh, twice the Spokane County sheriff and an important political figure, died of a gunshot wound in a tent outside his Liberty Lake …
Fri., Sept. 4, 2015, 10:20 p.m.
Spokane Symphony concert in Liberty Lake postponed
A free Spokane Symphony concert in Liberty Lake that had been scheduled for Saturday has been postponed by a day because of expected rain.