Stories tagged: colbert
Thu., July 2, 2020
People looking for lush foliage for their yards have a new option, Hero Greens Nursery in Colbert.
Mon., May 25, 2020
Getting There: Colbert bike builder works alone out of his garage, sells his singular bikes around the world
Elephant Bikes are built by one man in a Colbert garage, where Glen Copus turns out bikes known for their idiosyncratic designs and expert craftsmanship. But Copus is disarmingly unpretentious …
Thu., Aug. 15, 2019
Stephen Colbert says he wouldn’t have Donald Trump back on “The Late Show” because he has respect for the oval office and the president does not.
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019
Self-taught and motivated Abigail Knudtson , a Northwest Christian School senior, has plans of turning her love for horses into a career.
Thu., May 30, 2019
Mead, Colbert residents say Highway 206, Market Street intersection should take priority in transportation plan
Residents of Mead and Colbert discuss the priorities for the Mead-Mt. Spokane Transportation Area plan.
Mon., May 6, 2019
A Colbert man who killed and mutilated a horse to spite his ex-girlfriend was sentenced Monday to the 53 days he already served in jail. A Spokane County judge also …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019
A 40-year-old man was arrested Monday night after allegedly admitting to detectives he had stabbed his girlfriend in the leg during an argument at a home near Colbert. Aaron J. …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018
Spokane area families braved rain, puddles and mud Sunday afternoon to pick out their carving pumpkins before Green Bluff’s fall activities wind down to a close.
UPDATED: Thu., June 7, 2018
Spokane County sheriff’s detectives are asking for help identifying a man who stabbed a teenage boy at a middle school in Colbert last month.
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018
Three workers sickened by a pesticide leak at a Spokane County waste facility were released from area hospitals Monday evening.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017
Neighborhoods to the north of Spokane — Mead, Colbert, Fairwood and Wandermere — have held on to their largely residential and rural feel through the decades. With agricultural roots, Mead …
Mon., May 29, 2017
Some 79 years after he fell off a fishing boat and sank into obscurity, World War I veteran Henry Hartman finally had funeral services Thursday with full military honors in …
UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017
The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office said Monday that sheriff’s deputies acted legally in the shooting death of Dean Bellamy, who reportedly opened fire on them after a four-hour standoff at …
UPDATED: Fri., April 28, 2017
The Spokane Investigative Regional Response Team has completed its investigation of a shootout that injured a sheriff’s deputy and killed a former bank executive at his Colbert home on March …
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane County: Deputies discover cache of booze snuck in from Montana tossed from trains
From our archive, 100 years ago Spokane sheriff deputies found a cache of 250 quarts of liquor in a snowbank next to the Great Northern railroad tracks near Colbert.
Wed., Aug. 10, 2016
Bob and Nancy Frankovic celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 23.
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016
A pole fire caused by changing weather conditions resulted in many residents in North Spokane going without power for about two to three hours Sunday evening.
UPDATED: Thu., June 11, 2015
The woman suspected of shooting her stepfather in the leg Wednesday at his Colbert home also tried to shoot him in the head and fired multiple shots at a neighbor, …
UPDATED: Wed., June 10, 2015
Spokane County deputies apprehended a woman who allegedly shot her stepfather in the leg early Wednesday during a dispute in a Colbert home.
Sun., May 31, 2015
The son-in-law of one of the three people shot to death before fire was set to their Colbert home and barn was arrested Saturday afternoon on three counts of first-degree …
Fri., June 27, 2014
A 17-year-old who told authorities he was stabbed in a robbery attempt while running near Colbert late Tuesday said he lied and stabbed himself in an interview, according to the …
Thu., April 26, 2012
Spokane city leaders last year agreed to keep a settlement with a chemical company secret even though state law prevents them from doing so. The 2011 settlement with Dow AgroSciences …
Thu., Oct. 13, 2011
Chris Bailey, a student at the Mead Educational Alternative Division High School and a member of Boy Scout Troop 288 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Colbert, wanted to give …
Sun., July 3, 2011
Spokane’s giant stockpile of beer bottles and other glass is about to shrink. Faced with fewer options and higher costs for recycling glass, in late 2008 the city began taking …
Thu., June 16, 2011
If you aren’t doing anything this weekend and even if you are, make some time to do the Spokane in Bloom garden tour this Saturday. The Inland Empire Gardeners have …
Fri., July 23, 2010
A former Colbert couple now living in Honduras were arraigned in federal court today after the husband and wife were arrested in Florida on warrants for failing to pay income …