Stories tagged: south hill
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.
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Spokane’s future plan resurrects Ferris High School road, creates preference for some street work
Spokane hopes to finish revising its all-encompassing plan document in a vote next week, as concerns linger about a controversial road project that would link two thruways on the upper …
Sun., June 4, 2017, 6 a.m.
Field Reports: Washington sets gray wolf conflict protocols, requires deterrents
Washington has released a revised “Protocol for Wolf-Livestock Interactions” that requires livestock producers to try at least two proactive deterrence measures appropriate to their operation before the state would consider …
Thu., April 27, 2017
Private landowner sues bulldozer owner for scraping road into South Hill bluff
The owner of about 50 acres of forested land along High Drive Bluff is suing a contractor blamed for digging out dozens of trees and scraping a milelong road into …
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 9:45 a.m.
Woman claims self-defense in South Hill face stabbing
Court documents identify the woman accused of stabbing a neighbor in the face Saturday evening on Spokane’s South Hill. Rebekah M. Forsman, 35, faces a first-degree assault charge in connection …
UPDATED: Sun., April 23, 2017, 6:37 p.m.
Woman arrested after neighbor stabbed in the face on Spokane’s South Hill
A woman was arrested after allegedly stabbing her neighbor in the face on Spokane’s South Hill Saturday evening.
Wed., March 29, 2017
Letter: Community gets better when we help one another
Grandfather thankful for community members who look out for children.
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 4:07 p.m.
SWAT team called for barricaded assault suspect on Spokane’s South Hill
Spokane Police brought in the SWAT team Friday morning to deal with an assault suspect who appeared to have barricaded himself inside a home in the 1200 block of West …
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 9:14 a.m.
In first year of operation, Spokane’s school zone cameras net $1.2 million from speeders
Between the city’s 15 red-light cameras and two school-zone cameras, $2.8 million was collected in fines last year. That money will go to construction projects designed to slow traffic and …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
South Hill neighbors sue Rocket Market over free outdoor concerts
The owners of the popular Rocket Market at 43rd Avenue and Hatch Road are deciding how to respond to a lawsuit targeting the small outdoor jazz and folk music concerts …
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017
New South Hill retail center to include regional grocery store
Developers plan this year to start on a South Hill retail center to include a regional grocery store along South Regal Street.
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Powder City: South Hill bluff skiers plunge into rare opportunity
While some people were shoveling the relentless snowfall in Spokane earlier this week, others were playing in it. This week, Spokane is Powder City.
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016, 5:25 a.m.
YMCA to open South Hill branch in former Gold’s Gym
YMCA of the Inland Northwest plans to open a South Hill branch by mid-December, after agreeing to buy the business assets of a Gold’s Gym operation from Dave and Alethea …
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016
Windstorm 2015 revisited: From nightmare to dream home for one Spokane family
Teresa Aitchison and her sons are back in their home after last November’s windstorm blew a ponderosa onto the roof. They rebuilt, with Aitchison acting as the contractor so she …
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 5:41 p.m.
SWAT team takes man from South Hill home, but police don’t say why
A SWAT team escorted several women from a South Hill home before leading a man out in handcuffs Tuesday afternoon, but authorities declined to say what crimes may have brought …
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 7:59 p.m.
Bank of America on Spokane’s South Hill robbed
A man robbed the Bank of America branch at 29th Avenue and Southeast Boulevard just before 5 p.m. Thursday, escaping with an undisclosed amount of money.
Sun., July 24, 2016, 4:05 p.m.
Shooting on lower South Hill results in minor injuries
A person received a minor gunshot wound in a Sunday morning shooting near the intersection of Cedar and Sixth streets on Spokane’s lower South Hill, police said.
Tue., July 19, 2016, 1:13 p.m.
Man who hurled microwave, garbage can at police arrested and charged
A man suspected of hurling household items – including a microwave and garbage can – at police officers has been arrested and charged with malicious mischief after a lengthy standoff …
Sun., May 29, 2016, 4 a.m.
South Hill developer beats clock, apparently will get drive-thrus
Developer Cyrus Vaughn, who plans to build a nine-acre shopping center at the corner of Regal Street and 53rd Avenue, opted to push forward with planning in Spokane County ahead …
Tue., May 10, 2016
Looking Back: Opinions from past add perspective
Editorials covered aid to Southern states, defense spending, crossover voting and Moran Prairie sprawl.
Tue., April 5, 2016, 5:52 p.m.
Items found in shooting victim’s car in 2012 leads to 22-year prison sentence
A man shot in a gun battle on Spokane’s lower South Hill in 2012 was recently sentenced to more than 22 years in prison for the gun, drugs, explosives and …
Sat., March 26, 2016, 5:03 p.m.
WDFW kicks off effort to decrease number of hatched wild turkey eggs
Responding to years of complaints, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is trying to rev up similar enthusiasm for finding the eggs of wild turkeys that are flourishing in …
Fri., Dec. 11, 2015
100 years ago in Spokane: Earthquake shakes South Hill as saloons prepare for alcohol-free era
From our archives, 100 years ago A sizable earthquake shook the South Hill, especially the Cannon Hill and Rockwood areas.
Thu., Nov. 26, 2015, 4:11 p.m.
Frustration rises among the last residents without power
The number of people in Spokane without power continues to decline with each passing day. But for some of those who were still in the dark as Thanksgiving day dawned, …
Wed., Nov. 18, 2015, 1:28 p.m.
Spokane residents deal with aftermath of windstorm
Residents across the City of Spokane shared stories and helped each other clean up Wednesday after a massive windstorm tore through the region Tuesday night.