Stories tagged: wheelchair
Sun., Feb. 5, 2017, midnight
How to make a home much friendlier to seniors using wheelchairs or walkers
When Dan Bawden teaches contractors and builders about aging-in-place, he has them get into a wheelchair. See what it’s like to try to do things from this perspective, he tells …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 10:48 a.m.
Oregon court reverses DUI conviction of wheelchair user
The Oregon Court of Appeals has reversed the conviction of a wheelchair user who had been found guilty of driving under the influence of intoxicants.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, midnight
Blindness isn’t stopping one 90-year-old from leading walks as a proud ‘pedal pusher’
Ninety-year-old Anne Mose is legally blind, but that’s not stopping her from leading Flora “Flo” Burgess on a walk every week.
Sun., May 1, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
Scaroni, Senbeta, cruise to Bloomsday wheelchair victories
Unlike the other races at Bloomsday, the wheelchair winner emerges early. Like in the first mile early.
Mon., Aug. 27, 2012, 1:53 p.m.
Man in wheelchair hit by car in Spokane
A man in a wheelchair was hit by a vehicle on Trent Avenue in front of the Union Gospel Mission this afternoon, KHQ is reporting.
Sun., Nov. 20, 2011, midnight
With 650 miles of missing sidewalks, taking to streets has risk
There are 970 miles of streets in Spokane. Along them there are some 650 miles of missing sidewalks, if you consider both sides of the street. Where sidewalks exist, there …
Wed., Oct. 13, 2010, midnight
Police release photos of suspected gunman
New surveillance photos show a suspect in an Oct. 5 shooting entering a convenience store in a wheelchair before the incident, which injured a teenager in both legs. Spokane police …