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100 years ago in Spokane: Juries award $1,500 to parents of boy who died from rabies and family of girl who fell in Hutton Building elevator shaft

The parents of a boy who died from rabies and the parents of a girl who fell 75 feet down an elevator shaft were each awarded $1,500 by juries in …

UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018

Spokane City Council approves $300,000 road paving project with car tab fees

The work will be completed this fall to the Lower Crossing neighborhood, which has experienced washouts in recent years on the only road that leads to the small cluster of …

Downtown construction of Lincoln and Monroe streets will be completed next year

A single layer of asphalt will be laid down on Lincoln and Monroe streets downtown to allow full traffic flow during the winter, following a busy summer that left some …

Ben Burr Trail neighbor wants his street paved

Jason Beasley has lived on East Hills Court for 10 years. For just about as long, he’s unsuccessfully lobbied the city of Spokane to get the street paved all the …

Spring rain delays CdA street work

The cool, rainy spring is complicating street paving projects planned for downtown Coeur d’Alene, with contractors trying to squeeze work in around the city’s busy schedule of summer events. Paving …

Council rejects car tab tax

Spokane’s car owners won’t have to pay an extra city tax to pay for street upgrades. After months of often-contentious debate, a divided Spokane City Council on Monday rejected a …

Sandpoint highway construction to affect nighttime drivers

Nighttime drivers going through Sandpoint will encounter street paving Tuesday night through Thursday night.

Smooth Move Boosting Pride In Spirit Lake Paving To Leave Potholes, Breathing Problems In The Dust

Spirit Lake makes the grade as modern when the roads are paved this summer. Photo by Craig Buck/The Spokesman-Review

City Will Go Ahead With Grand Repaving Detour, Single Lane From August To October; Officials Bank On New Revenue Sources

Spokane city officials are moving ahead with plans to resurface Grand Boulevard this summer, even though they don’t have money to pay for it. The city is hoping for an …

Impact Fees Will Be Paid To Avoid Development Delay

A Spokane couple has agreed to pay impact fees to the city so they can go ahead with plans to develop on their Five Mile Prairie property. The City Council …

I-90 Repairs To Snarl Traffic Between Pines Road, Idaho

Drivers can expect slow going in the Spokane Valley, as crews put fresh asphalt on Interstate 90. Tie-ups will last at least four weeks, while crews for Acme Materials and …

Traffic Delays Likely On Sandpoint Streets

The final steps of resurfacing downtown Sandpoint streets began Friday night, according to the Idaho Transportation Department. Short traffic delays may occur from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m for the …

It’ll Be A Smooth Ride For Drivers State Resurfacing Includes $1.6 Million Of Work Near Cda

Thanks to funding from the Idaho Legislature and Gov. Phil Batt, the Idaho Transportation Board has added 14 highway resurfacing projects to this summer’s construction schedule. The Legislature voted to …