Stories tagged: Spokane Valley
UPDATED: Wed., March 22, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
Spokane River access closed throughout Spokane County due to raging water
Spokane Valley is joining the city of Spokane in closing access to the Spokane River within city limits, citing high water and swift currents.
Wed., March 15, 2017, 11:44 a.m.
New Spokane Valley City Hall coming together, official says
New Spokane Valley City Hall should be ready by fall.
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 1:06 p.m.
Racist posting draws political ire and distracts from Spokane Valley community event
A racist Facebook post cast a shadow over the Recreation Against Racism event held Sunday at the HUB Sports Center in Spokane Valley.
Thu., March 9, 2017, 6 a.m.
‘Tiny homes’ project in Spokane Valley stalled as nonprofit reorganizes
The nonprofit that planned to build a village of “tiny homes” in Spokane Valley is reorganizing after a series of disagreements with suppliers and volunteers.
Thu., March 9, 2017, 2 a.m.
100 years ago in Spokane: Founder of Father’s Day among those opposed to hanging murderer on downtown post office’s roof
Protests broke out immediately after Spokane’s U.S. marshal revealed he had applied to stage the hanging of convicted murderer Edward Mayberry on the roof of the downtown post office.
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 5:32 p.m.
Neighbors around Spokane Valley’s Mayhew Road are furious about proposed development - say they received no notice
Spokane Valley residents in the semi-rural neighborhood between Mayhew and Keller Roads protest a proposed single-family development that will change the look of their neighborhood forever.
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 10:25 a.m.
New Hope Baptist Church, long an icon of East Central, plans for new home
The New Hope Baptist Church, which has been a fixture of Spokane’s East Central neighborhood for nearly four decades, is raising money to move to a new location in Spokane …
UPDATED: Sat., March 4, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Knezovich, Haskell and Fagan praise Trump at rally in Spokane Valley
A standing room only crowd in Spokane Valley Saturday cheered and chanted “USA” in response to several speakers, including Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich and Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell, …
UPDATED: Sat., March 4, 2017, 9:36 a.m.
Spokane Valley sues JP Morgan Chase Bank trying to recoup expenses from nuisance ‘zombie property’
Squatters evicted from Spokane Valley home that was neighborhood nuisance for years.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
Water main ruptures in Spokane Valley leaving multiple residents without water for several hours
A water main ruptured early Sunday morning in Spokane Valley, leaving multiple residents without water for several hours.
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 4 p.m.
Investing in friendships for two generations
A Spokane Valley investment club, the Lilies, started 21 years ago. They’re all women who love coffee, so in fall 1995 their first choice ignored a financial adviser’s caution about …
Wed., 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
Wed., 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 …
Wed., 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: Mon., 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.
Sat., 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
Thu., 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: Wed., 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.
Wed., 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.
Wed., 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: Wed., 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: Tue., 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: Tue., 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: Wed., 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: Wed., 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 …
Tue., 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: Mon., 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: Sun., 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.
Wed., 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.
Wed., 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.