Stories tagged: rite aid
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 2:07 p.m.
Clock runs down on Walgreens-Rite Aid deal; no extension set
Walgreens Boots Alliance Chief Executive Officer Stefano Pessina says he still believes in his company’s purchase of Rite Aid but can’t say whether the companies will extend the deal just …
Thu., Feb. 12, 2015, midnight
Rite Aid acquiring prescription benefits manager EnvisionRx
Rite Aid’s $2 billion acquisition of a pharmacy benefits manager steers the drugstore chain toward a potentially lucrative focus for health care companies: Finding ways to tame customer costs. The …
Thu., Nov. 14, 2013, midnight
North Spokane Rite Aid robbery suspects arrested
Spokane police arrested two men they say robbed a north Spokane drugstore Tuesday night. Eric Reisen, 22, and Thomas Sweeney, 24, are both in Spokane County Jail after police say …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 13, 2013, 12:03 p.m.
Spokane Police arrest two suspects in overnight robbery
Eric Reisen, 22, and Thomas Sweeney, 24, are both in Spokane County Jail this morning, hours after police say they attempted to rob a Rite Aid location near North Division …
Thu., June 13, 2013, 4:04 p.m.
Woman uses Mace during Rite Aid robbery
Police said a woman used pepper spray on two Rite Aid employees during a shoplifting-turned-robbery this morning.
Wed., March 21, 2012, midnight
It won’t be hard to find hard liquor
It’s not exactly a gold rush. More like a mad dash to not be left behind when liquor sales go private in June. On June 1, the state’s roughly 330 …
Wed., Dec. 1, 2010, midnight
Police seek robber in parking lot assault
Police are looking for a man who robbed a woman outside a Spokane drugstore just after noon Monday.
Wed., Aug. 4, 2010, 7:49 p.m.
OxyContin robbery suspect dies of self-inflicted gunshot
A man who shot himself after a police chase Tuesday has died. Nicholas T. “Niko” Burden, 31, worked as a car salesman and lived with his girlfriend and baby daughter …
Thu., April 22, 2010, midnight
Woman admits pharmacy robbery
A woman arrested in a gunpoint OxyContin robbery at a Spokane pharmacy last fall faces up to 30 months in prison after pleading guilty Monday.
Fri., March 5, 2010, midnight
Man sought in drug case
The former roommate of a man charged with robbing two pharmacies for OxyContin last fall is accused of selling the drug but hasn’t been located by police.
Fri., Feb. 12, 2010, midnight
Rite Aid relocating to busy intersection
Why would Rite Aid cross the street to move into a new building at the corner of Sprague Avenue and Pines Road in Spokane Valley? The move – scheduled to …
Mon., Oct. 19, 2009, 2:57 p.m.
Two men sought in Spokane pharmacy robbery
Two Deer Park men have been identified as suspects in a pharmacy robbery police linked to a 20-year-old woman.
Wed., Oct. 14, 2009, 9:44 a.m.
Woman charged with drugstore robbery
Spokane police have arrested a 5-foot-tall woman in connection with a Sept. 27 drugstore robbery and believe she may have been struck with a metal bar this week in a …
Mon., Sept. 28, 2009, 8:21 a.m.
Teen girl robs north Spokane pharmacy
A teen girl robbed a north Spokane Rite Aid of OxyContin Sunday night, police said.
Sat., Sept. 5, 2009, 7:47 p.m.
South Hill store robbed of OxyContin
A robber stole OxyContin from the Rite Aid store at 4514 S. Regal Street on the South Hill on Saturday night, the Spokane Police Department said.
Mon., July 20, 2009, 4:42 p.m.
Woman robbed of prescriptions in her home
Two men burst into a Spokane woman’s apartment this morning and stole OxyContin and hydrocodone. A 54-year-old woman answered her apartment door about 5:45 a.m. in the 3100 block of …
Sat., July 18, 2009, 7:04 p.m.
Man tries to rob South Hill Rite Aid
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police are investigating an attempted OxyContin robbery at the Rite Aid at 810 E. 29th Ave.
Tue., July 7, 2009, 7:54 a.m.
Pickup with flames possibly used in Rite Aid heist
Witnesses to a narcotics robbery Monday morning provided the Spokane Police Department with a detailed description of the vehicle the robber may have used to escape.
Wed., May 27, 2009, midnight
Detective’s math cracked robberies
Before Spokane police knew his name, 23-year-old Edward A. Saner was pharmacy enemy No. 1. Starting last spring, a hooded man committed a string of robberies in which he passed …
Thu., May 14, 2009, 12:10 p.m.
Police: Pharmacist changed would-be robber’s mind
A would-be robber changed his mind at the behest of a pharmacist Wednesday night, according to the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office.
Sun., Jan. 18, 2009, midnight
OxyContin a growing scourge
A Coeur d’Alene attorney reportedly recruited a client to help him feed his prescription pill addiction, paying for the man to travel to California monthly to fetch hundreds of OxyContin …
Fri., April 13, 2007, midnight
Rite Aid plans two additional area stores
Rite Aid Corp. plans to build new stores in north Spokane and Spokane Valley. The 17,000-square-foot stores, planned for the southwest corner of Sprague Avenue and Pines Road and on …