Stories tagged: Spokane Valley
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 18, 2013, 5 P.M.
Medical examiner identifies man found dead in Spokane River
The medical examiner’s office identified the man found in the Spokane River on Tuesday as Laurence S. Roebke.
TUESDAY, DEC. 17, 2013, 3:52 P.M.
Dive team recovers body from Spokane River
Sheriff’s deputies recovered a man’s body from the Spokane River early Tuesday afternoon.
SATURDAY, DEC. 14, 2013
Day camp offered in Spokane Valley during holiday break
The city of Spokane Valley is experimenting with a holiday break day camp for kids this year. Cool Camp will run four days, Dec. 30-31 and Jan. 2-3.
THURSDAY, DEC. 5, 2013, 8:35 P.M.
Suspect arrested in spree of laundry change thefts
Police say a frequent offender went on a spree of laundry room burglaries in September and October, stealing thousands of dollars in pocket change.
THURSDAY, DEC. 5, 2013, 1:10 P.M.
Two men arrested after overnight car chase
A chase through Spokane Valley that began around 11 p.m. Wednesday ended in the arrest of Steven Lewis, 21, and Oshay Sharp, 19. Their car crashed into a credit union, …
THURSDAY, DEC. 5, 2013
Spokane Valley considers historic preservation program
The City Council expressed interest Tuesday in learning how much it would cost to set up a historic preservation program or contract it out. Establishing a local program would allow …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 4, 2013, 10:15 A.M.
Spokane Valley thieves make off with thousands of dollars worth of iPhones
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office says almost 50 late-model iPhones were stolen from a Verizon store in Spokane Valley sometime Tuesday.
SATURDAY, NOV. 30, 2013
Spokane Valley putting permit processes online
Spokane Valley is allowing people to apply for some permits online. Demolition and re-roofing permits are available for online application now, and six more are coming for things like signs, …
FRIDAY, NOV. 29, 2013, 2:54 P.M.
Deputies arrest three people with 24 felony convictions between them
Spokane County sheriff’s deputies arrested three suspects with 24 felony convictions between them after a high speed chase through Spokane Valley on Friday morning.
THURSDAY, NOV. 28, 2013
Landers: Death of Valleyfest fish senseless
Several dozen rainbow trout large enough to please any angler are on their death bed at Mirabeau Point Park in Spokane Valley. The fish are leftovers from the September Valleyfest …
THURSDAY, NOV. 28, 2013
Spokane Valley Mayor Tom Towey will step down after two terms
Spokane Valley Mayor Tom Towey has been counting down the number of City Council meetings he has left for several weeks, but that doesn’t mean he’s eager to leave his …
SATURDAY, NOV. 23, 2013
Spokane Valley Rotary cancels tree lighting at U-City
The lights are out. The Spokane Valley Rotary won’t be putting up its Christmas tree this year at the old University City Mall parking lot.
FRIDAY, NOV. 22, 2013, 2:02 P.M.
Law enforcement arrest man suspected of burglarizing Valley home while elderly couple slept inside
Law enforcement arrested a man suspected of burglarizing a Spokane Valley home while the residents slept inside, as well as two others connected to the theft of the residents’ vehicle.
THURSDAY, NOV. 21, 2013
Spokane County elections could see recount
With about 500 ballots left to count countywide from the Nov. 5 election, one race appears headed to a mandatory recount. For position 1 on the Latah City Council, incumbent …
THURSDAY, NOV. 21, 2013
Celebrations Bakery adds Spokane Valley location
Amber Owens has been baking delectable goodies for years, as her husband, Joe, will attest. He’s her unofficial taste tester.
MONDAY, NOV. 18, 2013, 12:28 P.M.
Sheriff’s Office: Valley thieves steal thousands in copper wiring
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said more than a quarter mile of copper wiring was stolen from a Spokane Valley business last week. In a separate incident, all the electrical …
TUESDAY, NOV. 12, 2013, 3:46 P.M.
Prosecutors: Man admitted to drinking before car accident that injured son
A Spokane Valley man charged with vehicular assault admitted to drinking two Bloody Marys and five beers before getting in a car accident that left his 8-year-old son with serious …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, NOV. 8, 2013, 10:34 A.M.
Firefighters douse duplex fire in Spokane Valley
Firefighters are mopping up a second-floor blaze at a Spokane Valley duplex this morning.
THURSDAY, NOV. 7, 2013, 11:25 A.M.
Burglary suspect left infant unattended, deputies say
Spokane County sheriff’s deputies said they arrested 21-year-old Dyllin Trottier on suspicion of burglary Wednesday, then found his 9-month-old daughter crying unattended in an apartment nearby.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6, 2013, 5:38 P.M.
Spokane Valley man sentenced to 25 years in methamphetamines ring bust
A Spokane Valley man was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison Wednesday after he was convicted of running a methamphetamine ring in Eastern Washington and North Idaho.
TUESDAY, NOV. 5, 2013, 8:35 A.M.
Snow and slick conditions causing commute troubles
Law enforcement are reporting too many vehicle collisions to count this morning as commuters try to make their way into town amid heavy snow.
FRIDAY, NOV. 1, 2013
Spokane Valley, library district OK plan to develop land
The city of Spokane Valley and the Spokane County Library District have both approved a plan for the joint development of 8.4 acres of land the city owns at the …
THURSDAY, OCT. 31, 2013
Teen driver in crash that killed two girls under investigation
The driver of a car that crashed into a tree Oct. 5, killing two University High School girls, had his license for one day. Preston Maher, 16, is now under …
SATURDAY, OCT. 26, 2013
Arger seeks zone change for Spokane Valley lot
A short hearing drew a small crowd Thursday as Arger Real Estate moved forward with a request to rezone a piece of vacant land east of Evergreen Road located immediately …
THURSDAY, OCT. 24, 2013
Details about half-brother’s death reveal rocky bond
Court documents reveal a strained relationship between two half-brothers that left one dead and the other behind bars. Ryan R. Ames, 22, was arrested Tuesday night on charges of second-degree …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23, 2013, 8:30 P.M.
Man taken to hospital after being struck by vehicle in Spokane Valley
A man was taken to the hospital with in critical condition Wednesday night after he was struck by a car east of Pines Road at Sprague Avenue.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23, 2013, 3:31 P.M.
Suspect jailed in fatal Spokane Valley shooting
Court documents reveal a strained relationship between two half-brothers that left one dead and the other behind bars on suspicion of his murder.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23, 2013
Larry Crouse, Spokane Valley GOP lawmaker, retires
Republican Larry Crouse will retire after 19 years in the Washington Legislature, likely setting off a rush of GOP hopefuls in the Spokane Valley district. Crouse announced Tuesday he plans …
TUESDAY, OCT. 22, 2013, 6:54 P.M.
Spokane Valley man in custody after fatal shooting
A Spokane Valley man is in custody after shooting a relative to death with a shotgun Tuesday afternoon.
SATURDAY, OCT. 19, 2013
Spokane Valley Lodging Tax Advisory Committee agrees on 2014 allocations
After a lot of wrangling and discussion, the Spokane Valley Lodging Tax Advisory Committee agreed Wednesday on allocations for 2014, including $20,000 for Valleyfest. The past couple years, the advisory …