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  • Huckleberries: Dike Road trees topple without our review

    You may have heard that the city of Coeur d’Alene harvested more ponderosa pine from the Dike Road (Rosenberry Drive) than originally advertised. Maybe twice as much. But did you …

  • Firefighter’s wife rescues own family

    The wife of a firefighter rescued their three sleeping children Tuesday night from the couple’s burning home in the Ponderosa neighborhood of Spokane Valley. Rachelle Flatt noticed flames on the …

  • Survivor raises money

    Chris Desborough had one last uphill climb Wednesday as he wrapped up a 500-mile bike ride that stretched from Spokane Valley to Canada and back. He powered up Sands Road …

  • City’s portion of street repair is $95k

    Residents in the Ponderosa neighborhood will get a faulty street fixed, but the unanimous vote by the Spokane Valley City Council to pay half of the repair costs apparently left …

  • Home inspectors provide residents with fire protection strategy

    Residents living in forested areas served by the Spokane Valley Fire Department and Spokane County Fire District 8 can expect to get a knock on their door this summer asking …

  • Wildfire ignites frightening flashback

    The wind-driven wildfire that destroyed 13 homes Thursday and early Friday and forced Spokane Valley residents to evacuate carried eerie reminders of the 1991 firestorm. As smoke and flames advanced, …

  • Ruin and relief

    Doug Hawks believes it was the best three days of hard work he’s ever done. The 66-year-old homeowner spent the July Fourth weekend cutting down trees and brush around his …

  • Not even yucca are safe at cemetery

    By now the dead in Chester Cemetery should be used to not resting in peace. Land developers leave calling cards with the cemetery board secretary just in case anyone’s interested …

  • Ponderosa walkway workshop planned

    Another workshop has been scheduled on a new pathway in the Ponderosa neighborhood after the proposal got mixed reviews at a similar meeting several weeks ago. In addition to drawings …



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