Stories tagged: south hill
Thu., June 7, 2018
Rent spike at lower South Hill complex spurs city policy talks, pushes for further discussion
A deal has been struck to assist a half dozen residents of a lower South Hill apartment complex who faced an almost doubling of their rent following the sale of …
UPDATED: Sat., May 5, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
East Sprague considered as site for new Spokane library, instead of Thornton Murphy Park
The Spokane Public Library system is floating building their new branch in East Central if voters approve a bond this November, the details of which are still being discussed. The …
UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2018, 6:54 p.m.
Cat pee on Spokane County judge’s porch prompts suit; court seals case
A Spokane County Superior Court judge sued his neighbor over cat pee, then successfully argued to have the case records sealed from public view. A hearing on Friday could determine …
Sat., March 31, 2018, 4 a.m.
More units coming to Palouse Highway apartment complex
The multifamily residential boom on Spokane’s upper South Hill continues, with 64 more apartment units coming to the Palouse Highway area.
Sat., March 31, 2018
The Dirt: Idaho Central thrift to build in Coeur d’Alene
Idaho Central Credit Union will build a $8.6 million building in Coeur d’Alene, according to permits issued by the city.
Wed., March 28, 2018, 11:26 p.m.
Landmarks: The man behind the Manito Park firepit
People enjoying Manito Park in cold weather months or on cool summer evenings have for many decades warmed themselves – or toasted marshmallows – at the large wood-burning hearth located …
Sun., March 25, 2018
Shawn Vestal: South Hill homeowner files lawsuit to remove racist restrictions in property documents
Alex May, a 34-year-old software developer who grew up in Spokane, moved back to town last fall with his wife and family. They bought a home in the Comstock neighborhood. …
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 9:38 a.m.
Man who fired shotgun on South Hill believed he had killed a burglar, records say
Court records indicate a man who fired a shotgun Friday night on the South Hill believed he had killed a burglar, although police found no evidence he was acting in …
Wed., March 7, 2018, 5 a.m.
South Hill neighbors push back against major housing development at 29th Ave. and Southeast Blvd.
A proposal to build hundreds of homes mixed with new businesses near the busy South Hill corner of 29th Avenue and Southeast Boulevard has drawn the ire of neighbors even …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
Burglary suspect arrested after hourslong police standoff in south Spokane
A man was arrested under suspicion of residential burglary Sunday afternoon after an hourslong police standoff in south Spokane.
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 12:49 p.m.
At nearly 50, Jazzercise lives on in the age of Zumba
Jazzercise, around nearly 50 years, lives on in the age of Zumba and CrossFit, through several regional centers. The exercise program remains popular mainly to women with its cardio-and-strength exercise, …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 11:12 a.m.
Thornton Murphy Park floated as potential site of new South Hill library
If voters approve an expected bond measure on the ballots next year, a 1.4-acre plot at Ray Street and 27th Avenue would be an ideal location to construct a new, …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 24, 2017, 7:40 p.m.
Spokane Police investigating after man found dead in car on South Hill
A man was found dead in a car near 18th Avenue and Arthur Street in the Rockwood neighborhood on Sunday afternoon.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
Family of South Hill shooting victim ask public’s help in identifying suspect
As the hours tick down, so too does the likelihood of catching a killer. The family of Danette Kane is finding that out the hard way.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
Spokane police searching for homicide suspect following Tuesday shooting on lower South Hill
Spokane police are searching for a woman suspected of shooting and killing one person and injuring another Tuesday on the lower South Hill.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
South Hill fire under investigation
Around 6:15 p.m., a house converted into apartments at 1200 Sixth Ave. incurred heavy fire originating from a bottom unit. The blaze was contained before flames reached the other units, …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
Man with white mask flees Lindaman’s on South Hill after trying to pry open cash register
A man wearing a white mask and armed with a knife fled Lindaman’s on the South Hill after staff saw him attempting to pry open a cash register.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 8:20 p.m.
No charges for officers who shot, killed man on South Hill
The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office has elected not to file charges against two officers who shot and killed a man on Spokane’s South Hill in July while responding to a …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 6:05 p.m.
City officials don’t know what caused water on Spokane’s South Hill to smell bad
City officials don’t know what exactly made the water dirty and smelly for some residents on Spokane’s South Hill on Tuesday evening.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
City determines cause of Tuesday’s dirty drinking water on South Hill
A water main that had been left uncharged for several weeks left some residents on the South Hill with smelly, dirty water for more than an hour on Tuesday evening.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 4:55 a.m.
Field Reports: Washington proposes simpler fishing regulations
Simplifying Washington’s fishing regulations is the goal of 13 proposals that will be presented at public meetings across the state by Fish and Wildlife Department fish managers.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017
Historic home tour to highlight Cannon Hill Park neighborhood
Four homes on a tree-lined South Hill street are featured on this annual fall tour.
Mon., Sept. 11, 2017, 7:28 p.m.
South Hill car crash leaves one injured
At least one person was seriously injured in a vehicle crash on Spokane’s South Hill Monday morning.
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 1:44 p.m.
Two men arrested for assaulting, stealing person’s prosthetic leg on Spokane’s South Hill
Two men were arrested Saturday afternoon for assaulting and robbing a person on Spokane’s South Hill, including stealing the victim’s prosthetic leg.
UPDATED: Tue., July 25, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
Surveillance cameras and ammunition found as Spokane police shooting investigation continues
Spokane County sheriff’s deputies are continuing to investigate an armed man who was shot and killed on the Moran Prairie earlier this month.
UPDATED: Wed., July 19, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Officers who shot and killed man just outside Spokane city limits earlier this month identified
The Spokane Police Department has released the identities of the two officers who shot and killed 53-year-old Daniel Craven on Spokane’s South Hill earlier this month.
Sun., July 16, 2017, 4:25 a.m.
Portion of South Hill bluff trails to be closed during Avista powerline reconstruction
Portions of Spokane’s South Hill bluff trails will be temporarily closed this month as well as this fall during two Avista projects related to rebuilding the 70-year-old transmission line that …
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 9:54 a.m.
Three challenge Breean Beggs for Spokane City Council seat representing South Hill
Challengers seeking Breean Beggs’ appointed seat on the Spokane City Council criticize policies he’s floated on oil and coal trains and ways to pay for more police, but the 44-year-old …
UPDATED: Tue., July 4, 2017, 9:09 p.m.
Neighborhood spirit abounds at annual Fourth of July parade on Spokane’s South Hill
A spunky parade that starts at 10 a.m. every July Fourth at Wall and Lincoln streets on Spokane’s South Hill is small enough to take timeouts for lemonade.
UPDATED: Wed., June 28, 2017, 7:12 p.m.
Missing teen found dead at the bottom of bluff
A 16-year-old boy who went missing after going on a run Tuesday afternoon was found dead at the bottom of the South Hill bluff.