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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
March 16, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Katherine Morgan has announced her resignation to take a position with Bank of America.

March 14, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
Spokane Valley community members voiced opinions on a proposed roundabout for the Barker Road grade separation project at a council meeting Tuesday.

News >  Spokane
March 14, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Plans to correct a problem intersection in Spokane Valley are moving forward.

News >  Spokane
March 13, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
A $9.4 million project to improve safety and congestion at Bigelow Gulch and Forker roads is underway after almost 20 years of planning.

March 9, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
Spokane Valley is laying down groundwork to support fifth generation wireless communication technology.

News >  Spokane
March 8, 2018, midnight
The Spokane Valley Fire Department this week battled a natural gas leak that shut down several businesses and blocked off a section of Broadway Avenue between Wilbur and Pines roads for several hours.

News >  Spokane
March 8, 2018, midnight
Spokane Valley has a reputation for keeping its roads in good condition. But now, with its funding for road preservation in decline, city officials may have to look at raising taxes to maintain roads – which the city hasn’t done since 2009.

News >  Spokane
March 7, 2018, noon
Because of a funding deficit, the Spokane Valley City Council decided to put off design and construction

News >  Spokane
March 5, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
“Live PD” and other reality television shows broadcasting alongside Spokane police officers face new regulations that Spokane City Council members say will help the city avoid exposure considered unbecoming.

News >  Spokane
March 5, 2018, midnight
The Spokane City Council approved a $4.3 million contract with Murphy Brothers, Inc. to build a portion of the North Monroe Corridor Project from Carlisle to Chelan avenues. The contract – approved Monday afternoon on a 5 to 1 vote with Councilman Mike Fagan voting in opposition – is the second of two contracts awarded for construction of a 1.1 mile section of North Monroe Street from Indiana to Kiernan avenues. Councilwoman Candace Mumm was not present for the vote.

March 4, 2018, midnight
North Pines Middle School students had a rare opportunity to test their mettle in the field of medicine this week.

News >  Spokane
March 3, 2018, midnight
Spokane Valley City Council came to an agreement with legislators to remove language in the Washington transportation budget that would have prevented the city from receiving state grant funds for the Barker Road grade separation project.

March 2, 2018, midnight
An amendment put forth by Rep. Matt Shea for the Washington State Senate 2017-19 transportation budget could potentially put the Spokane Valley’s Barker Road grade separation project in jeopardy.

News >  Spokane
March 1, 2018, midnight
Spokane Valley City Council plans to move forward with its sponsorship of the Crave NW event for a second year.

News >  Spokane
Feb. 27, 2018, 6 a.m.
Morgan McGovern is on a fast track at Ferris High School to pursue a college degree and career plans in medicine.

News >  Spokane
Feb. 26, 2018, midnight
As part of its 2018 capital expenditure plan to invest $160 million for infrastructure improvements in Washington state, BNSF Railway Co. is planning to upgrade its rail lines by installing double track from Hauser, Idaho, to the Spokane Valley.

News >  Spokane
Feb. 21, 2018, 2:16 p.m.
During his life, the Rev. Billy Graham preached the word of God to an estimated 215 million people in 185 countries and held more than 417 city crusades – including a stop in Spokane that filled 33,000 seats in one evening at Joe Albi Stadium.

News >  Spokane
Feb. 21, 2018, 12:05 p.m.
Senior citizens identifying as LGBTQ now have a new group to make friends and discuss community issues.

News >  Spokane
Feb. 21, 2018, midnight
The Second Harvest Kitchen recently completed an expansion of its in-house kitchen to provide more space for cooking classes, demonstrations and community gatherings.

News >  Spokane
Feb. 18, 2018, midnight
Spokane County homeowners will see a substantial increase in their property tax bill this year as a result of a new state school levy.

News >  Spokane
Feb. 16, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
One of Spencer Worden’s favorite things to do is decorate for holidays. For Christmas – his favorite – he hangs colored streamers from the wall and places holiday-themed items bought from various stores in his room. But this year, Valentine’s Day may have become a new favorite for Spencer.

Feb. 16, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies have taken an 11-year-old boy into custody following threats made via Instagram Thursday evening targeting Trentwood Elementary School.

News >  Spokane
Feb. 15, 2018, midnight
The Spokane Valley Arts Council more than a decade ago made it a priority to give Spokane Valley an identity through artwork.

News >  Spokane
Feb. 14, 2018, 1:26 p.m.
The Spokane Valley Fire Department this week responded to several calls including three cooking fires that occurred within a few days of each other.

News >  Spokane
Feb. 14, 2018, 12:03 p.m.
The Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to several calls the week of Feb. 12 to Feb. 18, including three motor vehicle accidents and reports of water leaks.