Stories tagged: downtown spokane
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 11:08 a.m.
During Happy Hour, it’s $1 off select tacos, appetizers, beer and margaritas. During all-night Happy Hour on Tuesdays, one featured taco is $2. The margarita at chef-owner Travis Dickinson’s taqueria …
Fri., Oct. 4, 2019, 4 p.m.
Downtown Spokane is bringing autumn activities to the city during the second-annual Fall Fest.
Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
In two visits to Post Street Ale House, two servers said most drinks are half off, and no food is on the Happy Hour menu. That’s a bummer because the …
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 3 p.m.
Steam Plant was named by Men’s Journal as one of “the 10 coolest places in America to drink craft beer.” And it’s no wonder. The 1916 building, which operated as …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
The Bartlett, a downtown staple for local, regional and national musicians since it opened six years ago, will host its last show Nov. 8. Co-owners Caleb and Karli Ingersoll announced …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 8, 2019, 9 a.m.
‘An outlet for their art’: Street artists paint downtown Spokane wall in first of planned monthly sessions
Street artists gathered Saturday to paint a rotating art wall on the side of Boots Bakery in downtown Spokane. The organizers’ goal is to turn the painting of the art …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 10:33 a.m.
The video suggests Spokane Transit Authority’s downtown bus plaza is a magnet for criminal activity.
Tue., July 9, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Downtown Spokane Partnership will offer up to $2,500 in matching rebates for property owners who make changes to their building’s exterior such as security cameras and blocking hidden spaces.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
The woman who drowned Tuesday afternoon at the Centennial Hotel in downtown Spokane was 74-year-old Marla Willeen Leander, the Spokane County Medical Examiner said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019, 8:32 p.m.
A woman was found floating unconscious in the outdoor pool of the Centennial Hotel in downtown Spokane on Tuesday afternoon, police say.
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019, 3 p.m.
A panel of social service providers and policy makers disagreed on the causes of homelessness and its solution Thursday.
UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019, 11:22 a.m.
I’ve traveled most extensively in southern India, but I’ve ventured north, too. And the food, like the culture, varies tremendously between the two. Trying to make a definitive statement about
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
Radio advertisements and employees confirmed that the store that set up shop on Wall Street in 1999 will close this month. For owner Curt Kinghorn, it will be the end …
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 7:58 a.m.
100 years ago in Spokane: First aerial pictures of city show downtown from eyes of flying circus aviators
The aviators of a “flying circus” (air show) that had wowed Spokane left behind the first aerial pictures ever printed of Spokane.
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 8:23 p.m.
Fire investigators ruled a March 20 apartment fire in downtown Spokane, sparked by a bedside candle, as accidental.
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
Multiple downtown Spokane residents were displaced Wednesday morning after a fire tore through several units in a century-old apartment building near Lewis and Clark High School.
Thu., March 7, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Spokane parking study suggestion that may cause the most heartburn among motorists urges the city to increase on-street hourly rates.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:09 p.m.
Two employees and one of their spouses have purchased the restaurant and bar and are planning to largely keep things the same while they get comfortable in their new roles. …
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 6 a.m.
The plentiful flow of the Spokane River gave the first settlers, S.R. Scranton and J.J. Downing, the idea to build a simple sawmill as early as 1871. Another early settler, …
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 11 a.m.
Troubles continue to mount for the renovation of the Otis Hotel in downtown Spokane, as the Spokane Regional Clean Air Agency issued asbestos-related violations to five companies working on the …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 9:01 p.m.
The Bank of America Financial Center – the tallest building in downtown Spokane – has been sold to Canada-based Redstone Group, which marks the commercial real estate company’s first investment …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Spokane police are asking for the public’s help in finding a driver who critically injured a pedestrian early Thursday in downtown Spokane.
Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 3:30 a.m.
While Sears is a wholly American story, it’s a Spokane story as well. Its rise was more than evident here, as the retailer built the city’s most modern department store …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 5 a.m.
The panel took the first step earlier this month toward signing an agreement that could finalize the orientation of the long-imagined $42 million prep sports facility on the north bank …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 4:30 a.m.
Three companies renovating the Otis Hotel in downtown Spokane have been cited for violating state health and safety rules, receiving fines that total nearly $140,000, the first round of financial …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Spokane police announced on social media late Monday morning that most of downtown would lose power for about 10 minutes.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 9:24 p.m.
Police arrested a man suspected of stabbing and killing another man early Tuesday at a downtown Spokane 7-Eleven after a fight broke out in the parking lot.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 25, 2018, 7:07 a.m.
Two units in a historic apartment building near downtown Spokane were damaged by flames Monday morning. Police arrested a woman on suspicion of arson following the fire that neighbors say …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 7:11 a.m.
Built immediately after Great Spokane Fire, Genesee Block Building transforms from pawnshop to upscale
The Genesee Block in downtown Spokane is one of 15 buildings constructed in the aftermath of the Great Fire of 1889 that remain standing, but a little-known fire in 2016 …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
The relationship between business owners and the chronically homeless who spend much of their time in the six-block radius near Pacific Avenue and Division Street downtown has reached a boiling …