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Amy Edelen
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Amy Edelen joined The Spokesman-Review in 2017. She is currently a reporter for the Business Desk. She also writes news features about people and events.

Most Recent Stories

News >  Business
Jan. 13, 2019, 5 a.m.
At Comcast’s Accessibility Center of Excellence in Liberty Lake – the company’s largest accessibility support center in the country – a team of specially trained agents are helping elderly as well as physically and visually impaired customers use the company’s X1 television platform and troubleshoot connectivity issues.

News >  Spokane
Jan. 12, 2019, 3 p.m.
Three Shih Tzus are a bit surprised but in good spirits after the Spokane Humane Society removed a combined 13 pounds of matted fur from the dogs earlier this week.

News >  Spokane
Jan. 10, 2019, 5 a.m.
Spokane Valley City Council approved an ordinance that removes open space requirements for residential properties in a mixed use zone.

Jan. 10, 2019, midnight
Spokane Valley is about to get another roundabout. This time road construction crews will build the roundabout at the Barker Road and I-90 interchange.

News >  Business
Jan. 8, 2019, 3:32 p.m.
Washington state regulators have declined to reconsider the proposed sale of Avista Corp. to Toronto-based Hydro One Ltd.

News >  Spokane
Jan. 8, 2019, midnight
The former executive director of the Blood Center Foundation of the Inland Northwest filed a whistleblower complaint alleging she was fired for opposing a deal that could benefit board members while reducing grants supporting the local community.

News >  Spokane
Jan. 7, 2019, 1:52 p.m.
Visit Spokane announced Monday it has named Meg Winchester as president and CEO of the organization. Winchester has been director of the Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau for more than a decade.

News >  Spokane
Jan. 7, 2019, midnight
For Spokane Valley artist Colin Hayes, there’s still something special about sending and receiving physical greeting cards in an increasingly digital world.

News >  Business
Jan. 6, 2019, 5 a.m.
The permits encompass most work for the construction of the 32,000-square-foot, 40-foot-tall building at 2230 E. Sprague Ave. The structure’s foundation was laid this fall.

News >  Business
Jan. 5, 2019, midnight
The Arrowleaf Townhomes project calls for 20 duplex lots and 32 single-family lots on more than 12 acres near Ketchum Drive and Whitetip Avenue.

News >  Spokane
Jan. 3, 2019, 5 a.m.
Spokane Valley City Council approved an agreement with the Spokane Valley Arts Council to bring a seventh sculpture to the city.

News >  Business
Jan. 3, 2019, midnight
For real estate investor Tom Andersen, the Tapa Business Park in Spokane Valley is described as a “field of dreams” project.

News >  Spokane
Dec. 31, 2018, 11:21 p.m.
New Year’s Day begins under partly cloudy skies and temperatures hovering around 30 degrees in Spokane, the National Weather Service predicted.

News >  Spokane
Dec. 30, 2018, midnight
Spokane Valley resident Sophie Hawley had aspirations of becoming a pediatric nurse since she was seven years old.

Dec. 27, 2018, 4:50 p.m.
Spokane native Lt. Col. Anne McClain and NASA Expedition 58 crewmates spent Christmas enjoying a holiday meal, sharing gifts and calling down to family members from the International Space Station.

News >  Spokane
Dec. 26, 2018, 5 a.m.
As entrepreneur program manager for StartUp Spokane, Megan Hulsey helps people turn their business ideas into reality.

News >  Spokane
Dec. 25, 2018, 5 a.m.
Old World Christmas is nearly 40 years old and remains in Spokane four years after the founders sold the company. It still creates hundreds of different glass ornaments, which are sold around the world.

News >  Business
Dec. 23, 2018, 5 a.m.
The University District Gateway Bridge opened last week, which was quickly followed by the city issuing building permits to Avista Corp. at the bridge’s south landing.

News >  Business
Dec. 22, 2018, midnight
Plans were filed this month with Spokane County to develop a three-story apartment complex in Airway Heights.

Dec. 19, 2018, 3:48 p.m.
The Spokane Valley City Council awarded several organizations funding through its lodging tax to promote tourism.

News >  Spokane
Dec. 18, 2018, 9:38 p.m.
The public comment process at Spokane Valley City Hall will be changing after two recent votes by City Council members to reduce comment time and change when those comments occur during council meetings.

News >  Spokane
Dec. 18, 2018, 4:10 p.m.
A longtime columnist for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer apologized Tuesday for a story that falsely claimed the Spokane Valley City Council was planning to vote on a resolution in support of state Rep. Matt Shea’s proposal to turn Eastern Washington into a 51st state.

News >  Spokane
Dec. 18, 2018, midnight
As development continues to encroach on the Ridgemont Estates neighborhood in south Spokane Valley, residents are concerned that a steady increase in traffic is becoming a safety hazard.

News >  Business
Dec. 16, 2018, 4:14 a.m.
Seaview Global has opened an office and warehouse in Liberty Lake, employing five people. The company designs and makes mounts for marine electronics on vessels, including radars, satellites, GPS, and navigation lights and searchlights. The office is at 2225 N. Molter Road, Suite 105.

Dec. 16, 2018, midnight
After Spokane Valley successfully secured $19 million for the Barker Road project to construct an overpass separating vehicle and rail traffic, the city is now setting its sights on improving a second rail crossing.