Stories tagged: Browne's Addition
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 4:09 p.m.
Spokane police received a report of a man who pointed a gun at someone in the 2100 block of West Pacific Avenue just after 1 a.m., according to a news …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 23, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Browne’s Addition voters have approved a historic designation for their neighborhood.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 2:26 p.m.
Residents are running out of time to voice opinion on making the neighborhood an historic district. Apparently just 20 more votes needed to keep this ball rolling.
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 8:49 p.m.
No one was hurt after a sparking dryer caused a house fire in Browne’s Addition on Thursday evening, residents said.
Mon., July 1, 2019, 5 a.m.
Ballots asking property owners to establish a historic taxing district in Browne’s Addition are the latest effort to protect the old neighborhood’s eclectic assortment of architectural styles and its mix …
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 5:42 p.m.
A man was found dead in his Browne’s Addition apartment last weekend and covered in blankets with the heat running on high, leading detectives to initially believe there could be …
Thu., April 25, 2019, 5:01 a.m.
The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture will host a historical “Ghost Signs” walking tour of Browne’s Addition and the west end of downtown Spokane on Saturday.
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
When up and running in 2021, the streetcar-like, fixed-route, zero-emission bus will run through the city’s core, connecting Browne’s Addition with Spokane Community College with frequent service on a 6-mile …
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 6:16 p.m.
Spokane police said Tuesday detectives are searching for four suspects in a robbery attempt in Browne’s Addition.
Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 5 p.m.
Pacific Avenue Pizza reopened in early September as Pacific Pizza.
Thu., Oct. 11, 2018, 6 a.m.
The Myrna Park in Spokane Valley will be dedicated today at 10 a.m. in memory of Myrna Gothman.
Sun., July 22, 2018
Spokane’s not exactly flat city. The Spokane River gorge and the slopes of the city give Spokane character, but they do make getting around a bit harder.
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
Several Browne’s Addition neighbors worked together with Spokane police Tuesday afternoon to catch an armed robbery suspect.
UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2018, 11:33 a.m.
The annual free concert in Browne’s Addition will not take place in June, and will end after 13 years of filling neighborhood streets, organizers said Monday. The decision comes after …
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
Ahead of the annual free concert’s 14th edition, organizers of Elkfest in Browne’s Addition are balking at the city’s order they pay nearly $4,500 in salaries to police officers to …
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
Browne’s Addition poised to seek historic property protection after Spokane City Council passes new laws
The Spokane City Council voted 6 to 1 Monday night to allow residents to band together to require extra review of any planned development replacing historically significant buildings. Residents of …
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018
The proposal would allow neighbors to band together to form local historic preservation districts. Any development within those districts would require extra scruting before demolition or building could occur. City …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 3:42 p.m.
Spokane Fire crews responded just after 1 p.m. Friday to a structure fire inside a nine-unit apartment building at 1730 W. Pacific in Spokane’s Browne’s Addition.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 6:47 p.m.
A two-alarm apartment building fire in Browne’s Addition drew dozens of firefighters in the sweltering heat just before noon Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
Police are looking for a man wanted on multiple felony warrants after he fled a Browne’s Addition apartment where he was squatting earlier this week.
Fri., June 30, 2017, 6 a.m.
A fire destroyed many of drummer Chris Rieser’s instruments and equipment, but he’s not letting it stop him from performing. He and Jay Rawley will perform as part of the …
UPDATED: Mon., June 12, 2017, 10:39 a.m.
It was a sunny, relaxing afternoon for listeners at Elkfest on Sunday in Spokane’s historic Browne’s Addition.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 10:32 a.m.
Now in its 32nd year, ArtFest is as much of a local institution as the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, which is responsible for putting on the marketplace featuring …
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
The Spokane City Council extended two moratoriums following public testimony Monday night, both of which seek to protect historic neighborhoods.
UPDATED: Sun., May 7, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Bloomsday 2017 welcomes runners with rain and sun.
Wed., April 12, 2017
The Spokane City Council’s unanimous action Monday to halt demolition permits in the historic Browne’s Addition neighborhood for six months gives residents time to apply for city designation as a …
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
A pair of moratoriums proposed by City Councilwomen Lori Kinnear and Amber Waldref received unanimous support Monday night. For six months, no more demo permits will be issued in the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 4:37 p.m.
Due to a communication error by the city of Spokane, Browne’s Addition will not be plowed today.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 6:23 p.m.
A woman is facing assault charges for spitting on someone, then attempting to kick an officer during arrest.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
A person was shot and seriously injured early Tuesday in Spokane’s Browne’s Addition. Police were called to Horizon Apartments at 1712 W. Second Ave., about a block east of the …