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  • Newman Lake unveils new fire station

    Music by the East Valley High School band and a hose-uncoupling ceremony ushered in a new era Saturday as Newman Lake Fire and Rescue officially opened its first new fire …


  • Newman Lake fire out with assist from weather

    A small brush fire broke out near the intersection of Starr Road and East Newman Lake Drive on Tuesday afternoon, briefly threatening two homes. Newman Lake Fire and Rescue was …


  • Newman Lake to build new volunteer fire station

    Newman Lake Fire and Rescue Chief Keith Yamane wasn’t fazed by the pounding hail and rain that delayed the ceremonial groundbreaking at the site of a new fire station Saturday. …


  • Newman Lake voters pass bond for fire station

    The second time was the charm for Newman Lake Fire and Rescue, which passed a $1.1 million bond this week to pay for a new fire station. A $2.2 million …


  • Spokane County voters pass one library measure, not another

    Spokane Valley voters gave a mixed message to the Spokane County Library District on Tuesday, approving a measure to create a library capital facilities district but rejecting a bond measure …


  • Newman Lake district to float bond to replace old fire station

    Newman Lake Fire and Rescue Fire Chief Keith Yamane is hoping that the housing and job markets have recovered enough for his district to take another shot at passing a …


  • Newman Lake fire needs help

    Newman Lake Fire and Rescue is looking at low cost ways to replace a deputy chief, partly with volunteers. During a meeting this week, fire district commissioners discussed how to …


  • Rockford vote could free up funds for water system

    The town of Rockford is putting a law enforcement services levy on the February ballot to pay for its law enforcement contract with the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office. The idea …


  • 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 …


  • Incumbent’s tardy oath was harmless, attorney says

    Newman Lake Fire Commissioner Eileen Weyrauch didn’t forfeit her position when she failed to submit her oath of office in time, the fire district’s attorney says. Des Moines, Wash., attorney …


  • Fire, rescue panel expansion sought

    Newman Lake Fire and Rescue voters may add two commissioners to the district’s three-member board, a move critics hope will dilute the influence of two commissioners who appear to have …


  • Budget OK’d by Newman Lake Fire

    Newman Lake Fire and Rescue has adopted a 2009 budget that makes good commissioners’ promise to establish a capital reserve fund. Next year’s $774,840 budget includes a $100,000 set-aside for …

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