Stories tagged: Spokane Valley
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 5:15 P.M.
4th District Democrats elect 17-year-old vice chair
Young Spokane Valley woman uses passion for Bernie Sanders to jump-start political career with 4th District Democrats
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 5:13 P.M.
Valleyfest seeks candidates for Miss Spokane Valley
Young women living in Spokane Valley are invited to an information meeting about Miss Spokane Valley at noon Saturday at Panera Bread, 15716 E. Indiana Ave. Potential contestants must be …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 5:03 P.M.
Spokane Valley gets first look at cheaper plans for the Barker Road Grade Separation – developed in 2014
Cheaper plans for the Barker Road Grade Separation – developed in 2014 – were discovered at Spokane Valley City Hall and presented to the council for the first time.
UPDATED: MONDAY, FEB. 20, 2017, 7:19 P.M.
Spokane Valley family escapes burning home thanks to smoke alarm
A Spokane Valley family safely evacuated their home early this morning after a small house fire ravaged parts of the attic.
SATURDAY, FEB. 18, 2017, 5:25 A.M.
Spokane Valley officials still not talking about why two top staffers abruptly resigned
Spokane Valley top staffers agree to resign; receive more than $120,000 in severance
THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 6 A.M.
Spokane Valley weighs funding for pothole fix
Spokane Valley must decide how many potholes are too many – and how to pay for fixing its streets.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 4:39 P.M.
Man leads deputies on chase through Spokane Valley, kicks passenger out of his truck
A man pushed his passenger out of his truck Tuesday night – while leading Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies on a vehicle chase through Spokane Valley.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, NOON
Disposal costs increase at University Road Transfer Station
Prices are going up at Spokane Valley’s University Road Transfer Station, which is operated by Sunshine Disposal Inc.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, NOON
Spokane Valley offers snow removal updates on its Twitter account
Spokane Valley has opened a Twitter account in an effort to get snow removal updates out to residents quicker. The city’s Twitter handle is @CityofSV To find out when a …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 12:09 P.M.
Open house will look at next phase of Appleway Trail
View the latest designs and ask questions about the construction at this open house from 6 to 7 p.m. Feb. 15 with a formal presentation by city staff at 6 …
UPDATED: TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2017, 5:50 P.M.
Stolen classic Chevy recovered thanks to distinctive purple paint
There aren’t too many purple 1961 Chevy pickups with flames painted on the sides, a fact that enabled a Spokane Valley man to get his classic truck back quickly after …
UPDATED: TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2017, 10:13 P.M.
Inspired by Indivisible Movement meeting in Spokane, Timothy Lape is organizing progressives in Spokane Valley
Timothy Lape is forming a Spokane Valley chapter of the Indivisible Movement, a progressive grass-roots organization advocating resistance to President Donald Trump’s policies nationally and locally.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 5:10 P.M.
Town hall meeting in Spokane Valley touched on guns, growth and immigration
Rep. Matt Shea makes a rare hometown appearance, answers questions at Fourth Legislative District town hall in Spokane Valley
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 6:44 P.M.
Key Tronic reports higher profits for first half of fiscal year
Spokane Valley electronics maker Key Tronic Corp. reported a profit of $1.5 million, or 14 cents per share, for the quarter that ended Dec. 31. That’s down slightly from $1.8 …
TUESDAY, JAN. 24, 2017, 4:06 P.M.
Sunday’s fatal house fire in Spokane Valley caused by child playing with a heat source
Sunday’s fatal house fire in Spokane Valley –
UPDATED: MONDAY, JAN. 23, 2017, 5:32 P.M.
Spokane Valley public works director who led project to build new city hall resigns
Spokane Valley City Manager Mark Calhoun confirmed early Monday that Public Works Director Eric Guth and Senior Engineer and Capital Improvement Program Manager Steve Worley resigned on Friday.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, JAN. 22, 2017, 11:33 P.M.
Early morning fire kills child, injures mother in Spokane Valley
A fatal house fire in Spokane Valley early Sunday morning left one female child dead and an adult female injured.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 18, 2017, 4:16 P.M.
Spokane Valley’s new city hall on track for September opening
Spokane Valley’s new city hall is beginning to look a lot like a building – and work is going strong despite recent frigid temperatures.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 18, 2017
Spokane Valley’s Laura Renz wants cities, stores to crack down on ‘impostor’ service dogs
Spokane Valley’s Laura Renz is frustrated with people who put a service dog vest on their pet dog and bring it everywhere, endangering people around them.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 3:59 P.M.
Spokane Valley City Council strikes required registration of alarm systems
Spokane Valley City Council changes mind and votes down extra funds for design of Barker Grade Separation.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 3:58 P.M.
Completed Sullivan Bridge costs $300,000 over estimate
The Sullivan Bridge project is done but running $300,000 over budget
THURSDAY, JAN. 5, 2017, 10 A.M.
Chef plans Crave NW Food and Wine Festival
Adam Hegsted has asked the city of Spokane Valley to sponsor a large-scale, four-day celebration of regional food and wine.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 3:20 P.M.
Spokane Valley council divvies up board duties
Spokane Valley forms ad hoc committee to pursue new library building.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 10:35 A.M.
Valley moves ahead with plans to widen lanes on Mission
Mission Avenue improvement project moves on without a roundabout.
SUNDAY, JAN. 1, 2017, 5:45 A.M.
What we want in 2017: Compassion, good eats, clear streets and more trees
Once again, we asked people in our community what they’d like to see happen in the new year. Their answers ranged from the specific, like increasing funding for programs assisting …
THURSDAY, DEC. 29, 2016, 11:40 A.M.
Central Valley school board seeks $130 million bond to build two schools, renovate existing middle school
Central Valley School District will try for a $130 million bond in 2018 that would add more schools but not increase property tax rate.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 28, 2016, 4:21 P.M.
Get snowplow updates via city websites, hotlines
There are a variety of options if you are trying to stay on top of the latest snowplowing and street clearing conditions.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 28, 2016
Spokane Valley Library to open “express branch” at the Spokane Valley Mall
The Spokane Valley Library plans to open an express location at Spokane Valley Mall before summer.
MONDAY, DEC. 26, 2016, 1:15 P.M.
Weather service issues winter storm warning for Inland Northwest on Monday night
Heavy snow is expected to fall around the region, beginning after 6 p.m. Monday. Driving conditions will be poorest between midnight and 4 a.m., forecasters say, with snow moving out …
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 6:06 P.M.
Spokane Valley Councilman Ed Pace sparks debate on ridership of STA buses
Spokane Valley’s Ed Pace asks people to count riders on STA buses; said STA ridership numbers don’t match his common observation of three or fewer people on buses.