Stories tagged: Rocky Treppiedi
UPDATED: MONDAY, NOV. 9, 2015, 9:46 P.M.
Haynes defeats Treppiedi for Spokane School Board
Incumbent Spokane School Board member Rocky Treppiedi has lost his re-election bid. The Spokane County Election’s Office finished counting on Monday almost all the remaining 5,000 ballots it had left …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, NOV. 5, 2015, 10:58 P.M.
Treppiedi continues to slip against Haynes in Spokane School Board race
Longtime Spokane School Board incumbent Rocky Treppiedi continued to lose ground Thursday evening in his bid to retain his seat as a director with Spokane Public Schools. With more ballots …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, NOV. 4, 2015, 9:33 P.M.
Treppiedi’s lead in Spokane school board race vanishes as more ballots are counted
Rocky Treppiedi’s lead in the Spokane school board race has vanished as more ballots are counted.
SATURDAY, OCT. 17, 2015
Editorial: Experience gives Treppiedi the edge for school board
Incumbent Rocky Treppiedi’s school board experience gives him the edge over a fresh but raw newcomer.
THURSDAY, OCT. 15, 2015, 10:29 P.M.
For Spokane School Board, voters can choose experience or new outlook
Rocky Treppiedi wants one more term on the Spokane Public Schools board. Jerrall Haynes, Treppiedi’s 26-year-old challenger, thinks it’s time for a new perspective.
THURSDAY, OCT. 15, 2015, 9:45 P.M.
Spokane school board approves increases to lunch prices and other budget shifts
The Spokane Public Schools board unanimously approved an amended budget that will increase school lunch prices and the cost of after school care.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, OCT. 14, 2015
Teacher squares off against nonprofit leader in Spokane school board race
ELECTION PREVIEW: The race for Spokane School Board between a Spokane Valley high school teacher, Paul Schneider, and a nonprofit leader, Patricia Kienholz.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 3, 2015
School talks stall, board prepares for legal action in event of strike
With a strike looming and negotiators unable to craft a deal after an all-day bargaining session Wednesday, the Spokane Public Schools board gave the superintendent the ability to fire striking …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 2, 2015, 10:46 P.M.
Union, Spokane Public Schools still without deal; board backs measure to fire strikers
With a strike looming and negotiators unable to craft a deal after an all-day bargaining session Wednesday, the Spokane Public School board gave the superintendent the ability to fire striking …
TUESDAY, AUG. 4, 2015, 8:27 P.M.
Treppiedi takes most votes in Spokane School Board election
Long-time Spokane School Board member Rocky Treppiedi easily topped two challengers in the primary to move to the November election.
FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2015
Three vie for school board
A lot has changed in the 20 years since Rocky Treppiedi won a seat on Spokane Public Schools’ board of directors. But not Rocky Treppiedi.
SUNDAY, MAY 24, 2015
Spokane School Board candidates weigh in on walkout
Voters who have strong opinions about the Spokane teacher walkout this week likely will find a school board candidate on their August primary ballot who shares their stance. The Spokane …
THURSDAY, MARCH 12, 2015
New start times for Spokane schools approved
Lots of students will need to adjust their alarm clocks this fall. Spokane Public Schools’ board of directors voted unanimously Wednesday to move elementary school start times earlier and push …
THURSDAY, MAY 15, 2014
Extended Spokane school days put on hold for year
Spokane youngsters will get a one-year reprieve from an extended school day. Union negotiations, scheduling dynamics and a fast-approaching end to the school year will delay longer school days for …
THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2013
Spokane expands full-day kindergarten to all schools
Spokane Public Schools’ board decided Wednesday to offer full-day kindergarten in all 34 of its elementary schools starting this fall. While there are many other budget items left to discuss, …
TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2012, 5:15 P.M.
Mediation set in Zehm case against Spokane Police
A federal judge has set a two-day mediation session to settle the $14.5 million civil suit filed against nine Spokane Police officers by the mother and estate of Otto Zehm.
TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012
Doug Clark: Rocky days at City Hall finally over
Who the heck is this David Condon? First he pulls off an unbelievable run from a waaaaay distant second-place primary finish to upend Spokane Mayor Mary Verner and snatch her …
TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012
City attorney fires Treppiedi
The architect of Spokane City Hall’s controversial handling of the fatal police confrontation with Otto Zehm was fired Monday, marking the latest fallout from the excessive force case that already …
UPDATED: MONDAY, APRIL 16, 2012, 11:34 A.M.
City fires attorney Rocky Treppiedi
Spokane City Attorney Nancy Isserlis has fired Assistant City Attorney Rocky Treppiedi effective today, the city said in a news release.
SUNDAY, APRIL 8, 2012
Transcripts reveal officers were given three days to file Zehm report
Newly released documents show Spokane police officers involved in the deadly altercation with Otto Zehm were given three days to think about the incident before writing reports detailing the 2006 …
SATURDAY, MARCH 31, 2012
Feds dispute misconduct allegations in Zehm case
The U.S. attorney’s office on Friday said allegations of prosecutorial misconduct by a forensic videographer – charges that have indefinitely stalled the sentencing of former Spokane police Officer Karl F. …
FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 2012, 7:40 P.M.
Feds: Misconduct claims in Zehm trial meritless
The forensic videographer, whose allegations of prosecutorial misconduct have indefinitely stalled the sentencing of former Spokane Police Officer Karl F. Thompson, Jr., is depicted in new court documents as an …
THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2012
A welcome new challenge for city attorney
From the top-floor windows of Spokane’s tallest building, Nancy Isserlis looks across a city landscape of financial heartache and recovery. She reigns as one of the top bankruptcy attorneys in …
FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2012
Condon fires city attorney
In the biggest shakeup of his administration yet, Spokane Mayor David Condon on Thursday fired City Attorney Howard Delaney following worsening criticism of the legal office’s handling of a series …
THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2012, 5:46 P.M.
Spokane Mayor Condon fires City Attorney Delaney
Spokane City Attorney Howard Delaney, under fire for his handling of the Otto Zehm case and more recently its negotiated settlement to rehire an alcoholic police sergeant who fled from …
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2012
Thompson request OK’d
A federal judge Friday granted a request by the attorney for former Spokane police officer Karl F. Thompson Jr. to allow lawyers to interview a government expert witness who claims …
THURSDAY, NOV. 17, 2011
Doug Clark: A word to the weasels: There’s an app for that
These cellphones are getting more sci-fi sophisticated every day. In fact, I just installed this totally unbelievable new app that promises to “translate Weaselspeak.”
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 16, 2011
Ex-city economic director to lead Condon transition
Spokane Mayor-elect David Condon on Tuesday announced that his transition will be led by the city’s former economic development director, and he promised to oversee an open government. “Obviously, I …
TUESDAY, OCT. 11, 2011
A Community’s closure
Otto Zehm’s death in 2006 polarized the community and sparked calls for reform. The complex legal battle over his death that followed has brought criticism of Spokane city leaders’ handling …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 5, 2011
Spokane police detective alleges witness tampering
A Spokane police detective has filed a formal complaint asking the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office to investigate allegations that Chief Anne Kirkpatrick and city attorneys have engaged in felony witness …