Stories tagged: Spokane
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
A prime parcel of park real estate on the north shore of the Spokane River may be leased to a private developer.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
A federal judge on Thursday sentenced an admitted gang member from Spokane to five years in prison after he was caught with a gun.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 6 a.m.
The cabins will be built at the Riverside State Park campground just six miles from downtown Spokane. Each will be 400-square-feet, overlook the Spokane River and include plumbing and electricity. …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 6:35 p.m.
A Spokane Police officer is facing criminal charges for rendering criminal assistance stemming from a violent assault and reported kidnapping in May involving the officer’s daughter.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 8:12 p.m.
A man aimed what appears to be a real shotgun at a group of teenage boys Sunday evening at the General Store on North Division Street, in plain view of …
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
City officials aren’t too concerned about the rogue paint job, but it seems unlikely to remain.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 8:57 p.m.
Washington’s junior senator will take questions on Aug. 15 on any topic constituents want to talk about, her staff said Monday. It will be Cantwell’s fifth town hall this summer …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 6:05 p.m.
A visibly shaken Dror Ladin labored in court as he tried on July 28 to convince U.S. District Court Judge Justin Quackenbush why the ACLU’s lawsuit on behalf of three …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 10:44 a.m.
The congresswoman will host a free event requiring a ticket at Gonzaga University on Thursday at 5 p.m. Recent town halls have been held at the Lincoln Center. It will …
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 6 a.m.
The door slammed and Li’l Puddns came up a couple inches short. The beloved black cat broke her routine last Thursday evening and didn’t quite clear the door before it …
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017
Four years ago, an idea came out of Spokane City Hall to transform East Sprague. It’s beginning to work.
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 5 a.m.
As an organization that uses a lot of energy and emits pollution, the city is squarely within its purview to identify and adopt ways of saving gas, using less energy …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
The parent company of Red Lion Hotels has moved the company’s corporate headquarters and executive office from Spokane to Denver.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 9:42 a.m.
The oldest brick streets – likely the oldest streets in Spokane – run for just two blocks on Madison Street, between Fifth and Sixth avenues and from Eighth to Ninth …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 8:54 p.m.
Fire crews responded to a fire in the vicinity of Aubrey L. White Parkway just west of intersection with Rifle Club Road Wednesday evening.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 2:21 p.m.
Tucked deep in Parkwater’s industrial district, the Oriental Market has been owned and operated by the Tyson family – Jerry, his wife Pon and their son Tom – for over …
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Kids arriving to the National Night Out party on South Richard Allen Court Tuesday night made an enthusiastic beeline for either the cotton candy cart or the huge inflatable slide …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 4:10 p.m.
The final phase of a revamped downtown Spokane Larry H. Miller auto campus is underway, as the Salt Lake City-based dealer broke ground this week for its city block-size Honda …
UPDATED: Mon., July 31, 2017, 3:25 p.m.
Koman Belko, a Steptoe automobile dealer, and his business partner, D.W. Smith, were having a business dispute.
UPDATED: Sat., July 29, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
Longtime Spokane attorney Pat Stiley was one of a kind, and so was his memorial gathering Saturday at the Satellite Diner and Lounge in downtown Spokane.
Fri., July 28, 2017
The disappearance of Claude Blakeslee, a 10-year-old orphan, had been a mystery for several days.
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 9:25 p.m.
Visit nearly any American city and a bike awaits you. Kiosks filled with bikes for rent populate the cores of New York, Boston, Minneapolis, Chicago, Portland and 113 other cities …
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 2:50 p.m.
Making houses homes: Spokane Life Scout collects more than 500 pieces of furniture for formerly homeless, low-income people
Cooper Cervelli, 13, has collected 562 pieces of furniture for the Catholic Charities Furniture Bank to help formerly homeless and low-income individuals furnish their new homes for his final project …
UPDATED: Sun., July 23, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Five years after Washington voters legalized recreational marijuana, uncertainty continues in cities and counties across the state over how to regulate pot businesses – or whether to allow them at …
UPDATED: Sun., July 23, 2017, 7:56 p.m.
The Snag fire burning south of Spokane along U.S. Highway 195 is mostly contained, fire crews said Sunday.
UPDATED: Sat., July 22, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
John Conley, founder of the White Elephant and a highly regarded figure in Spokane community, has died. He was 90.
UPDATED: Sat., July 22, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
A wildfire along U.S. Highway 195south of Spokane prompted the Spokane County Fire Department to announce a Level 2 evacuation warning for the area around the Ridge at Hangman.
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
A Eucharistic Family Rosary will be held at Avista Stadium Sunday at 7:00 p.m.
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017, 9:01 a.m.
Large Canadian power companies have been snapping up smaller American ones for several years, paying tens of billions of dollars to expand their geographic footprint in a country that offers …
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 10:07 a.m.
Congress hasn’t raised the federal gas tax since 1993 when Bill Clinton was president, but a narrow majority of Americans would support an increase to help fix crumbling roads and …