Stories tagged: south hill
UPDATED: FRIDAY, 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: WEDNESDAY, 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: FRIDAY, 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 …
SUNDAY, 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.
THURSDAY, 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.
SUNDAY, 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 …
SUNDAY, 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 …
TUESDAY, 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 …
THURSDAY, 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.
SUNDAY, 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.
TUESDAY, 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 …
SUNDAY, 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 …
TUESDAY, MAY 10, 2016
Looking Back: Opinions from past add perspective
Editorials covered aid to Southern states, defense spending, crossover voting and Moran Prairie sprawl.
TUESDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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 …
FRIDAY, 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.
THURSDAY, 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, …
WEDNESDAY, 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.
FRIDAY, OCT. 2, 2015, 2:26 P.M.
Outage knocks out power for 4,800 on South Hill
Nearly 5,000 people on the South Hill are without power Friday morning.
FRIDAY, JULY 24, 2015, 9:22 P.M.
Suspect in murder-for-hire killing of Doug Carlile accused of jailbreak plan
United States Marshals foiled a Spokane jailbreak plan by the suspect accused in the high profile murder-for-hire killing of South Hill businessman Doug Carlile.
UPDATED: MONDAY, JULY 13, 2015, 8:49 P.M.
Those orange bikes are going away
An orange bike leaning against the pole of a stop sign. An orange bike tethered to a handrail. An orange bike resting under a tree. Is this good advertising?
SATURDAY, JUNE 13, 2015, 10:44 P.M.
Three arrested in South Hill drive-by shooting
Spokane police say three people were arrested Saturday night on suspicion that they participated in a drive-by shooting on the South Hill.
SATURDAY, MAY 30, 2015
Cliff Drive scenic vista blocked by boulders
Spokane residents have mixed feelings about the city’s plan to curb noise and litter problems at a popular South Hill overlook that provides a panoramic view of the city. A …
MONDAY, APRIL 27, 2015, 2:20 P.M.
Driver died of gunshot wound to thigh
David James Darling, 36, died of a gunshot wound believed to be accidental Saturday afternoon. His car was stopped in the driving lane near the intersection of Fifth Avenue and …
SATURDAY, APRIL 25, 2015
Cellphone records link murder-for-hire suspects, missing man
James Henrikson and Timothy Suckow, suspects in a murder-for-hire plot targeting a South Hill businessman, were together in North Dakota the day another alleged victim went missing in 2012, according …
THURSDAY, APRIL 23, 2015, 2:59 P.M.
Shooting suspect held on $1 million bond
Multiple witnesses saw Diandre R. Johnson immediately before and after a shooting on the South Hill Tuesday night and several told police that Johnson was angry and threatening to kill …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22, 2015, 2:45 P.M.
Teen arrested in connection to South Hill shooting
Spokane Police have arrested an 18-year-old in connection with the shooting of a man near the area of 13th Avenue and Grand Boulevard on Spokane’s South Hill Tuesday night.
SATURDAY, JAN. 10, 2015
CPS releases to mother 2-year-old left in cold car; Father posts bond
A laughing, tumbling 2-year-old Jesse Dillon proudly displayed his Batman toys at his grandmother’s house on the West Plains on Friday, three days after doctors say he nearly died after …
THURSDAY, JAN. 8, 2015
Spokane Valley Mayor Dean Grafos building South Hill condos
Spokane Valley Mayor Dean Grafos is building condos on Spokane’s South Hill, and the building permit issued by the city of Spokane states that Grafos will live in one of …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 24, 2014, 10:42 A.M.
Spokane police recover stolen iPad
A 30-year-old man is in custody and a tablet computer is back in the hands of a developmentally disabled man after an alleged robbery outside a South Hill drug store …